This is a new and freshly published edition of this culturally important work by Frederik Pohl, which is now, at last, again available to you.
Enjoy this classic work today. These selected paragraphs distill the contents and give you a quick look inside The Tunnel Under the World:
The covers were tumbled and awry, as though she had just left it, and the memory of the dream was so strong that instinctively he found himself searching the floor to see if the dream explosion had thrown her down.
...But they were odd and brooding, too, this night and he barely listened to Dennermans complaints about not being able to get good phone service or his wifes comments on the disgusting variety of television commercials they had these days.
...Although you could be right, you know; Ive had plenty of time to think it over these last few weeks, after they got you, and its possible theyre Russians after all.
...But thats saving two or three hundred million dollars a year-and if they pay only ten or twenty per cent of that for the use of Tylerton, its still dirt cheap for them and a fortune for whoever took over Tylerton.
...The expression on the mans face was one he had read about but never actually seen: Dorchins mouth fell open and his eyes went wide, and though he managed to make a sound that might have been a question, it was not in words.