Everett B. Cole: Stories

Displaying stories 1 through 7 of 7

1 Alarm Clock

Most useful high explosives, like ammonium nitrate, are enormously violent. once they're triggered. But they will remain seemingly inert when beaten, burned, variously punished--until the particular shock required comes along....

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Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
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2 The Best Made Plans

There are some people that it is extremely unwise to cross. and the fireworks start when two such people cross each other!

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3 Final Weapon

Man has developed many a deadly weapon. Today, the weapon most effective in destroying a man's hopes and security is the file folder. and that was the weapon Morely knew and loved. But there was something more potent to come.

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4 Indirection

The best way to keep a secret is to publish it in a quite unbelievable form--and insist that it is the truth.

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5 Millennium

There are devices a high-level culture could produce that simply don't belong in the hands of incompetents of lower cultural evolution. The finest, and most civilized of tools can be made a menace.

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6 The Players

A Playboy is someone with power, too much time on his hands, and too little sense of a goal worth achieving. And if the Playboy happens to belong to a highly advanced culture....

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7 The Weakling

A strong man can, of course, be dangerous, but he doesn't approach the vicious deadliness of a weakling--with a weapon!

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