Jack Holloway found himself squinting, the orange
sun full in his eyes. He raised a hand to push
his hat forward, then lowered it to the controls to
alter the pulse rate of the contragravity-f...
Henry Beam Piper was an engineer as well as a mystery and science-fiction writer. He was born in Altoona, Pennsylvania, and lived most of his life around Williamsport, where he served on the engineeri...