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The Runaway Skyscraper

by Murray Leinster

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Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9315741M
    ISBN 101421972999
    ISBN 109781421972992

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"The Runaway Skyscraper" is a science fiction short story by Murray Leinster that first appeared in the Febru issue of Argosy magazine. "The Runaway Skyscraper" concerns Arthur Chamberlain, an engineer who works in a midtown Manhattan office building called the Metropolitan Tower/5(9).

Indeed the story starts with a skyscraper in Manhattan going back in time. From the windows, people present in the building see the Sun movement in the sky accelerate, then the seasons accelerate, then the city being unbuilt/5.

The Runaway Skyscraper [Epic Audio Collection] is an live audio recording of performers reading the book in it's original text. This edition is part of the Epic Audio Collection of talking books. The Runaway Skyscraper [Epic Audio Collection]: Murray Leinster: : Books/5(9).

The Runaway Skyscraper. By: Murray Leinster () Arthur Chamberlain has problems. His one-man engineering firm is faltering and his pretty secretary Estelle barely notices him. But these problems are put aside when his Manhattan office building falls into the fourth dimension. Madison Square is filled with wigwams and it’s up to Arthur to engineer a way to make his building to fall back to the future.5/5(1).

The Runaway Skyscraper By Murray Leinster "I don't know how I'm going to say it so you'll understand, but time is just as much a dimension as length and breadth." He frowned. He wanted to talk about Wells's Time Machine but he knew that'd be no use - these folks didn't read that sort of thing. "If the earth had settled down, we'd have been : The Runaway Skyscraper.

Murray LEINSTER ( - ) Arthur Chamberlain has problems. His one-man engineering firm is faltering and his pretty secretary Estelle barely notices him. But these problems are put aside when his Manhattan office building falls into the fourth dimension.

Madison Square is filled with wigwams and it’s up to Arthur to engineer a way to make his building to fall back. For a tale that helped jump start the genre of science fiction inthis is a surprisingly fun story. Sure, the rationale for the skyscraper going "runaway" is a bit hokey, but they didn't have quantum mechanics back then, just H.G.

Wells. It has that sensibility of the era it was written, so more/5(97). The Project Gutenberg eBook of The Runaway Skyscraper, by Murray Leinster. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Runaway Skyscraper, by Murray LeinsterThis eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and withalmost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away orre-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License includedwith this eBook or online at le: The Runaway SkyscraperAuthor. 26 rows  Title: The Runaway Skyscraper Title Record # Author: Murray Leinster Date:.

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– The Runaway Skyscraper first appeared in the Febru issue of Argosy magazine. (Summary by Gregg Margarite) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.

"We're in a runaway skyscraper, bound for some time back before the discovery of America!" While more readable in a stylistic sense than many early SF stories, this time-travel tale makes suspension of disbelief rather a strain for modern readers.3/5(3).

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Learn about membership options, or view our freely available titles. This is a copyrighted book. Reviews. No Rating Yet. “We’re in a runaway skyscraper, bound for some time back before the discovery of America!” 64 pages, with a reading time of ~ hour (16, words), and first published in This DRM-Free edition published by epubBooks, /5(1).

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