A Torrent of Faces by James Blish, Norman L. Knight

By James Blish, Norman L. Knight

Within the yr 2794, the best civilisation in Earth's background, ravaged by way of over-population and absence of foodstuff, faces virtually definite destruction. A handful of fellows and girls fight desperately to dodge the arrival holocaust, yet they appear doomed to failure. or even in the event that they be successful, Earth just isn't an analogous again...

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