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Robert Sheckley

The Status Civilization

Will Barrent had no memory of his crime . . . but he found himself shipped across space to a brutal prison-planet. On Omega, his only chance to advance himself — and stay alive — is to commit an endless series of violent crimes. The average inmate's life expectancy from time of arrival is three years. Can Barrett survive, escape, and return to Earth to clear his name?
164 printed pages
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  • Ilya Novikovshared an impression5 years ago
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  • damelidamelihas quotedlast year
    is. But we protect rights, not victims. Your rights are not being violated.
  • mkoolishhas quoted10 years ago
    The highest type of man on Omega is the individual who understands the laws, appreciates their necessity, knows the penalties for infraction, then breaks them—and succeeds
  • mkoolishhas quoted10 years ago
    Those who never break a law never rise in status

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