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The remorseless aggressors had everything in the galaxy on their side - except the little idiosyncrasies of the human mind. The brutal Mekinese have launched a surprise attack on the helpless planet Kandar. The only hope: the unusual abilities of Talents, Incorporated. Science meets psi in this classic tale by Murray Leinster.

Public Domain (P)2014 Harry Shaw

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Fun Space Opera, Poorly read

Space Opera by one of the classic authors of early sci-fi. Perhaps not the greatest story ever written, but an amusing story in a light beach-reading kind of way...if you like your stories fairly mindless and plots pretty straightforward, this is your book.

However, I found Harry Shaw's reading rather irritating. Kind of like a car salesman...maybe the style might be fitting for the work, but it grew monotonous over 6 hours.