Hopper by Robert Silverberg


by Robert Silverberg

Form: Novelette

Year: 1954

ID: 453

Publication history:


Quellen is a petty law-enforcement bureaucrat with a big secret: in an overcrowded world, he keeps a private residence he's not entitled to. When he starts investigating a new crime, his life starts to unravel. The crime? Somebody has a time machine, and they're sending people into the past to escape the unpleasant present. This story was later expanded into The Time Hoppers.

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