SYNOPSIS OF THE
soldier of fortune is recruited to assassinate the god of an alien world in
"The Bright Illusion";.
ancient intelligent computer on a hidden island contemplates perfection, until
a shipwrecked sailor brings chaos and confusion in "Greater Glories",
(published here for the first time since 1935).
A world-weary traveler makes a blind
leap into adventure, and finds that true love is more complicated than it seems
in "Tryst In Time".
A man gains the full awareness of the
ultimate consequences of his actions in "Greater Than Gods".
A new kind of motion pictures have the
power to kill in the title story, "Miracle In Three Dimensions".
The legend of Eden is given a new twist
in "Fruit Of Knowledge".
Betrayal and revolution come to a
strange alternate-universe Venus in "There Shall Be Darkness".
An alien collector has his eyes on a
beautiful human female to add to his favorite display case in "Doorway
woman finds herself driven to suicide in "here lies...", a crime
story set in contemporary California, unseen since its first publication more
than fifty years ago.