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Pebble in the Sky by Isaac Asimov

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Pebble in the Sky
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Publisher: The Galaxy Publishing Corporation
Number of pages: 161

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One moment Joseph Schwartz is a happily retired tailor in Chicago, 1949. The next he's a helpless stranger on Earth during the heyday of the first Galactic Empire. Earth, as he soon learns, is a backwater, just a pebble in the sky, despised by all the other 200 million planets of the Empire because its people dare to claim it's the original home of man.

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