Space Viking

by H. Beam Piper

Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic,

Desc: Science Fiction Story: When his wife is murdered on his wedding day, Lucas Trask launches himself on a quest for revenge. Using his personal fortune, he buys a spaceship and becomes a Space Viking, raiding worlds while hunting for his wife's killer. But raiding is not his destiny, and he gradually becomes a trader, starting to build a galactic empire. Before he can achieve his new goals, however, he must still deal with his wife's killer. A thrilling intergalactic saga!

Vengeance is a strange human motivation--
it can drive a man to do things
which he neither would nor could achieve without it...
and because of that it lies behind some of the
greatest sagas of human literature!

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