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Author: Philip K Dick
Publisher: New York : Ace Books, 1955.
Series: Ace books, D-340
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 2203, and the ruler of the Universe is chosen according to the random laws of a strange game under the control of Quizmaster Verrick. But when Ted Bentley, a research technician recently dismissed from his job, signs on to work for Verrick, he has no idea Leon Cartwright is about to become the new Quizmaster. Nor does he know that he's about to play an integral part in the plot to assassinate Cartwight  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick
OCLC Number: 2220719
Description: 188 pages ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Ace books, D-340
Responsibility: Philip K. Dick.

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The year is 2203, and the ruler of the Universe is chosen according to the random laws of a strange game under the control of Quizmaster Verrick. But when Ted Bentley, a research technician recently dismissed from his job, signs on to work for Verrick, he has no idea Leon Cartwright is about to become the new Quizmaster. Nor does he know that he's about to play an integral part in the plot to assassinate Cartwight so that Verrick can resume leadership of a universe as random as it appears.

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