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By John Brunner
Whilst by surprise all of the fissionable fabric in the world used to be exploded, Earthmen had their first realize of the aliens' arrival. And by the point the panic, dying and chaos have been looked after out, experiences have been coming in approximately mysterious towns scattered around the face of the planet - large parts of flickering mild and striking loose strength, disorienting to human senses and impregnable to assault. The query was once: have been they alien bases...or anything else?
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