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Pursuit Missile. 1960 Pursuit Missile
by Philip E. High
published in:
New Worlds Science Fiction
Edited by John Carnell
Vol.32, No.95 - June 1960
Nova Publications
Cover illustration by Jarr
128 pages - Covers not included in pagination
Price: 2s.6d

Pursuit Missile, a short story by Philip E. High, can be found on pages 105-119.

The text includes an illustration on page 119. Artist unknown.

Introductory Blurb
Firing a rifle effectively is a fairly simple procedure, given training. But try using the same weapon in space while confined in a cumbersome space suit! From a simple action at ground level it becomes virtually an impossibility. Philip High introduces what could be the first and last space battle.

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