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Dr. Futurity / The Unteleported Man
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Dr. Futurity / The Unteleported Man

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Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Ace Books, 1972
Series: Ace Double Numbered Series: Book 15697

0. Ipomoea / The Brass Dragon
0. The Winds of Darkover / The Anything Tree
0. The Rim Gods / The High Hex
0. The Inheritors / The Gateway to Never
0. The Ships of Durostorum / Alton's Unguessable
0. Tonight We Steal the Stars / The Wagered World
0. To Venus! To Venus! / The Jester at Scar
0. The Sky is Falling / Badge of Infamy
0. The Three Suns of Amara / Battle on Venus
0. Technos / A Scatter of Stardust
0. Lord of the Trees / The Mad Goblin
0. The Winds of Gath / Derai
0. The Star Virus / Mask of Chaos
0. Highwood / Annihilation Factor
0. Masters of the Lamp / A Harvest of Hoodwinks
0. The Space Barbarians / The Eyes of Bolsk
0. Kalin / The Bane of Kanthos
0. Kar Kaballa / Tower of the Medusa
0. Life with Lancelot / Hunting on Kunderer
0. Mister Justice / Hierarchies
0. No Time For Heroes / Alice's World
0. Project Jove / The Hunters of Jundagai
0. Recoil / Lallia
0. A Yank at Valhalla / The Sun Destroyers
0. Phoenix Ship / Earthrim
0. Time to Teleport / Delusion World
0. The Kar-Chee Reign / Rogue Dragon
0. The Virgin of Zesh & The Tower of Zanid
0. The Iron Man with The Adventures of Dennis Dorgan
0. The Status Civilization and Notions: Unlimited
0. The People Trap plus Mindswap
0. Invaders from Earth and To Worlds Beyond
0. The Rival Rigelians and Planetary Agent X
0. The Rim of Space / The Ship from Outside
990. Against Arcturus / Time Thieves
1685. Alien Art / Arcturus Landing
5595. Electric Sword Swallowers / Beyond Capella
6612. Blackman's Burden / Border, Breed Nor Birth
6707. The Blind Worm / Seed of the Dreamers
10293. Earthstrings / The Chariots of Ra
11182. Clockwork's Pirates / Ghost Breaker
11560. The Communipaths / The Noblest Experiment in the Galaxy
11650. Computer War / Code Duello
11705. Conquerors from the Darkness / Master of Life and Death
12140. Cradle of the Sun / The Wizards of Senchuria
13783. Alternate Orbits / The Dark Dimensions
13793. Dark of the Woods / Soft Come the Dragons
13805. Dark Planet / The Herod Men
14250. Depression or Bust and Dawnman Planet
15697. Dr. Futurity / The Unteleported Man
16641. The Dragon Masters / The Last Castle
20571. The Ballad of Beta-2 / Empire Star
22600. The Fall of the Dream Machine / The Star Venturers
23140. Fear That Man / Toyman
23775. Final War and Other Fantasies / Treasure of Tau Ceti
24035. The Five Way Secret Agent and Mercenary From Tomorrow
24100. Flower of Doradil / A Promising Planet
24892. Four-Day Planet and Lone Star Planet
27235. Gallagher's Glacier / Positive Charge
27400. The Gates of Time / Dwellers of the Deep
27415. In the Pocket and Other S-F Stories / Gather in the Hall of the Planets
30300. The Green Millennium / Night Monsters
31755. The Hard Way Up / The Veiled World

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Synopsis

Dr. Futurity

Jim Parsons is a talented doctor, skilled at the most advanced medical techniques and dedicated to saving lives. But after a bizarre road accident leaves him hundreds of years in the future, Parsons is horrified to discover an incredibly advanced civilization that zealously embraces death. Now, he is caught between his own instincts and training as a healer and a society where it is illegal to save lives.

But Parsons is not the only one left who believes in prolonging life, and those who share his beliefs have desperate plans for Dr.Parsons' skills, and for the future of their society.

Dr. Futurity is not only a thrilling rendition of a terrifying future but it is also a fantastic examination of the paradoxes of time-travel that could only have come from the mind of Philip K. Dick.

The Unteleported Man

Nobody would want to spend 18 years on a spaceship when you can make the journey via teleportation in an instant. In seconds, the Telpor effect could teleport you from an overcrowded Earth. 40 million emigrants had found it a solution to Earth's problems of pollution and overcrowding. But Rachmael ben Applebaum wasn't sure. Because there was a problem with the gateway to paradise. No one had ever returned.


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