Read by Mark Nelson

(4.3 stars; 189 reviews)

Every status-quo-caste society in history has left open two roads to rise above your caste: The Priest and The Warrior. But in a society of TV and tranquilizers--the Warrior acquires a strange new meaning... (Introduction from the Gutenberg text) (2 hr 32 min)


01 - Part 1 54:38 Read by Mark Nelson
02 - Part 2 48:27 Read by Mark Nelson
03 - Part 3 49:07 Read by Mark Nelson


Interesting story

(4 stars)

The story is short, but interesting. Mark Nelson is always a fine reader. Overall, this is a story worth listening to. Enjoy!


(4 stars)

Very well read. On its face the story is quite dated. Beneath, however, is a familiar theme. Don't think so highly of yourself that you are totally dismissive of those you feel beneath you. They just may have the key to your future.

great story

(5 stars)

great story well read. a shame it stops so quickly, would have love to follow the characters and society a bit more! Brilliant idea of a status-quo society living in the cold war... with some hints of what can become


(3 stars)

A good story I liked it. ended to soon for me only 3 stars from me But. each to there own v-well read Thanks

Couldn't finish it.

(2 stars)

I could not get interested into it.

thanks for reading this book!

(5 stars)

Love the old sci fi.

(5 stars)

Great read , good plot and theme w/a romance... Thanks!

interesting near future 'if the cold war didn't end' story

(5 stars)