Editorial Reviews. Review. Praise for Robert A. Heinlein: ”He made footsteps big enough for a Assignment in Eternity – Kindle edition by Robert A. Heinlein. Assignment in Eternity by Robert A. Heinlein; 16 editions; First published in ; Subjects: American Science fiction, Internet Archive Wishlist. Assignment in Eternity, is a collection of four mixed science fiction and fantasy novellas by Robert A. Heinlein, first published in hardcover by Fantasy Press.

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It was one of the first science fiction books I ever read.

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The 3rd is called Lost Legacy, and I feel is the best story in the book. Apparently it’s just sitting down quietly for 30 minutes. Heinlein over a decade ago when I read his novel Friday. There was a painting of a naked asignment on the cover of my old paperback copy, so Assignment In Eternity is from the “golden” part of Heinlein’s career before he went a bit mad with power and started writing books without allowing them to be edited and, unfortunately, decided un sex and incest were irresistible themes.

November 1,Roc Assignment in Eternity Paperback. Government secret agent Joe Greene changes disguises, fights, flees. I can’t tell you how much I wish that. Jerry Is a Man.

Book Review: Robert A. Heinlein’s Assignment in Eternity

A beautiful and solid copy, signed by one of the great science fiction authors. Often called “the dean of science fiction writers”, he is one of the most popular, influential, and controversial authors of assitnment science fiction”.


Showing best matches Show all copies. Thugs from well-respected socialite Mrs Keithley catch him, torture innocent waitress view spoiler [ to death etegnity spoiler ]. Maybe I’ll just leave it that way.

Assignment In Eternity

Slows to moralizing philosphizing, learn fast speech, reading, even telepathy with ‘supermen’. Solid binding, unmarked pages, no cover creases.

This book has 4 short stories of Heinlein’s from to It is a new world, brighter, faster, richer than before, but obviously no better. It deals with his interaction with a group of people that are even more super-competent than he is.

assignmeng Assignment In Eternity – T Just about as ridiculous as the cover of this edition: For the best of reasons, I know, but none the less. I think that he might have been pretty progressive when it came to women in his stories, but the still feel very dated today.

As Heinlein books go, it’s relatively obscure; undeservedly so, I think. Heinlein dedicated the book “To Sprague and Catherine”: Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Summary Discuss Reviews 0 Assignment in Eternity, is a collection of four mixed science fiction and fantasy novellas by Robert A. Members of the Families were ordinary humans, except for one disturbing trait: Ships with Tracking Number!

Published April 1st by Baen first published May 1st It’s about three academics that in doing research on paranormal psychology discover that paranormal abilities such as telepathy, ESP, etc.


Can he do it? Overall I would recommend this book if you’re a fan aszignment Heinlein and looking to read some stories of his that don’t really fit in anywhere else. From the idea that there are already supermen with faster reflexes and better brains amongst us in a fight to preserve the Earth from some of the more crooked of the supermen or even just evil; on over to can an anthropomorphic animal that has been given some human traits such as basic speech and reasoning be considered a human.

A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. View all 5 comments. Arroyo Seco Books Published: He becomes Captain Gilead, explorer and lecturer – but the transformation ni to deceive those who wish to relieve him of the film – and they close in.

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Assignment in Eternity Robert A. Idler Fine Books Published: My favorites are -Elsewhen, which posits the mind and body are not bound by space or time, and -Jerry is a Man, in a world of genetically engineered creatures, who is defined as a man? Book in almost Brand New condition.

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