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Moon of the Unforgotten by Edmond Hamilton

Moon of the Unforgotten – Two Captain Future novelettes by Edmond Hamilton (1904-1977)

Pardon My Iron Nerves (1950) – If you think Grag is an insensitive robot, just read his own account of getting psycho-analyzed and repairing to Pluto’s Fourth Moon!
Chapter I – Metal Man
Chapter II – Mission to Pluto
Chapter III – The Machs
Chapter IV – Crazy Moon

Moon of the Unforgotten (1951) – Curt Newton and Otho plumb the perilous secrets of the Jovian Moon Europa— where Ezra Gurney, friend of the Futuremen, has fallen prey to a mystic cult!
Chapter I  – The Second Life
Chapter II  – The Inn of the Three Red Moons
Chapter III  – The House of Returning
Chapter IV  – The Unforgotten


Moon of the Unforgotten

Chapter I

The Second Life

THE machines hummed and whispered and a man’s life changed. He was an old man, with an old man’s burden of weariness and sorrow. But now that burden dropped from him and his years dropped from him and he was young again.

He felt the hot blood burst along his veins and the singing excitement in his nerves, the pulse and throb of long-forgotten youth. For youth was his once more and once more a whole universe of adventure lured and beckoned, far-off worlds calling and calling to him. And Ezra Gurney, he who had been old, shouted a glad young cry that was answer to that call.

* * * * *

A message went to Earth’s Moon, flashing across the millions of empty miles. It went by a secret wave-frequency that only a half-dozen people knew.

Back across the empty leagues of the void, in reply to that urgent summons; came a ship, driving hard for Europa, moon of Jupiter. There was a man in the small ship and one who had been a man and two who were manlike but who were not truly human.

Excerpt From: Edmond Hamilton. “Moon of the Unforgotten.”

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