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Title: The Stars My Destination Title Record # 1117
Author: Alfred Bester
Date: 1956-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: When a passing spaceship refuses to rescue the lone survivor from the drifting wreck of another ship, he dedicates his life to discovering who made that decision and exacting his revenge, in the process altering human history and his own character.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations Serializations Translated Serializations
Year Title
1956 Tiger! Tiger!
Year Language Title
1958Translated by 中田耕治 (Kōji Nakada)
Japanese
わが赴くは星の群?Waga Omomuku ha Hoshi no Mure
Waga Omomuku wa Hoshi no Mure
[as by ]
1958Translated by Jacques Papy
French Terminus les étoiles
1965Translated by Gisela Stege.
German Die Rache des Kosmonauten
1965Translated by Gisela Stege. Same translation as the first german edition, just the different title.
German Tiger! Tiger!
1966Translated by Luciano Torri; do not merge with the version translated by Vittorio Curtoni.
Italian La tigre della notte
1970Translated by Sebastián Martínez.
Spanish Las estrellas mi destino
1972Translated by H. Bouwman
Dutch Tijger! Tijger!
1976 Italian Destinazione stelle
1977 Portuguese Tigre! Tigre!
1979First published in the Swedish Galaxy as a five-part serial beginning in July 1959, per Tuck.
Swedish Tigermannen
1980Translated by Knut Azimuth
Dutch De Brandende Man
1984 Portuguese Estrelas — O Meu Destino
1989Translated by Владимир Баканов (Vladimir Bakanov)
Russian [as by ]
1990Hungarian translation: Nemes István
Hungarian Tigris! Tigris!
1992Translated by Jarosław Gohling
Polish Gwiazdy moim przeznaczeniem
1999Translated by Cristina Macía and Sebastián Martínez.
Spanish Las estrellas, mi destino
2000Translated by Gisela Stege und Irene Bonhorst.
German Der brennende Mann
2000Translated by Vittorio Curtoni; do not merge with the version translated by Luciano Torri.
Italian La tigre della notte
2007Translated by Patrick Marcel
French Terminus les étoiles
Year Title
1956 The Stars My Destination (Part 1 of 4)
1956 The Stars My Destination (Part 2 of 4)
1956 The Stars My Destination (Part 3 of 4)
1957 The Stars My Destination (Part 4 of 4)
Year Language Title
1958 French Jusqu'aux étoiles (Part 1 of 2)
1958 French Jusqu'aux étoiles (Part 2 of 2)

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Tiger! Tiger! 1956-00-00 Alfred Bester Sidgwick & Jackson   12/6 232
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
Galaxy Science Fiction, October 1956 1956-10-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction, November 1956 1956-11-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 45 1956-12-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction, December 1956 1956-12-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Finlay Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 46 1957-01-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction, January 1957 1957-01-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 47 1957-02-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Finlay Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1957-03-00 Alfred Bester Signet S1389 $0.35 197
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Richard Powers Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 48 1957-03-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Richard Powers Checkmark
わが赴くは星の群?Waga Omomuku wa Hoshi no Gun
1958-00-00
講談社?Kōdansha
Kodansha
(
講談社SFシリーズ?Kodansha SF Shiriizu
#5)
5   247
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
Tiger! Tiger! 1958-03-00 Alfred Bester The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 31 5/6 232
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel C. W. Bacon  
Terminus les étoiles 1958-04-21 Alfred Bester Denoël (Présence du Futur #22)   F390 245
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #56 July 1958 1958-07-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #57 August 1958 1958-08-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1959-08-00 Alfred Bester Panther 973 2/6 192
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Richard Powers  
A Treasury of Great Science Fiction, Volume Two 1959-11-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Doubleday   $5.95 522
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Sydney Butchkes  
A Treasury of Great Science Fiction, Volume Two 1960-02-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Doubleday / SFBC   $2.20 522
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Sydney Butchkes Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1961-04-00 Alfred Bester Signet S1931 $0.35 197
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Richard Powers Checkmark
Die Rache des Kosmonauten 1965-08-00 Alfred Bester Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3051) 3051 DM 2.40 192
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Richard Powers Checkmark
La tigre della notte 1966-08-30 Alfred Bester Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #30)   1,700 Lit 324
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Rocco Borella Checkmark
An Alfred Bester Omnibus 1967-00-00 Alfred Bester Sidgwick & Jackson 102199 30/- 710
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
Tiger! Tiger! 1967-00-00 Alfred Bester Penguin Books 2620 4/6 249
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Alan Aldridge Checkmark
Las estrellas mi destino 1970-00-00 Alfred Bester Dronte (Moebius #1)     256
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Stars My Destination 1970-01-00 Alfred Bester Bantam Books H4815 $0.60 197
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Paul Lehr Checkmark
Tijger! Tijger! 1972-00-00 Alfred Bester Bruna (Bruna SF #12) 90-229-9012-5 ƒ3.50 231
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Bob van Blommestein Checkmark
Tiger! Tiger! 1974-00-00 Alfred Bester Penguin Books 0-14-002620-7 £0.45 249
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel David Pelham Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1975-03-00 Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-02780-5 $1.25 252
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1975-06-00 Alfred Bester Gregg Press (The Gregg Press Science Fiction Series) 0-8398-2300-2 $10.00 xv+
197
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Checkmark
Destinazione stelle 1976-06-00 Alfred Bester Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #23)   3,200 Lit viii+
268
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Stars My Destination 1976-11-00 Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-03376-7 $1.50 252
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Paul Lehr  
Tigre! Tigre! 1977-00-00 Alfred Bester Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #241)      
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Tiger! Tiger! 1979-00-00 Alfred Bester Penguin Books 0-14-002620-7 £0.95 249
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Adrian Chesterman Checkmark
Tigermannen 1979-00-00 Alfred Bester Delta (Stockholm) (Delta Science Fiction #105) 91-7228-100-6   237
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel David Pelham  
De Brandende Man 1980-00-00 Alfred Bester Meulenhoff (M=SF #159) 90-290-1094-0   261
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Carl Lundgren Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1981-11-00 Alfred Bester Berkley Books 0-425-05524-8 $2.50 235
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Ken Kelly Checkmark
Terminus les étoiles 1982-01-00 Alfred Bester Denoël (Présence du Futur #22)     245
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Tiger! Tiger! 1983-09-00 Alfred Bester Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #24) 3-453-30963-4 DM 6.80 251
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Tim White Checkmark
Estrelas — O Meu Destino 1984-00-00 Alfred Bester Publicações Europa-América (Livros de Bolso, série Ficção Científica #81)     180
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Tiger! Tiger! 1984-04-05 Alfred Bester John Goodchild Publishers (SF-Alternatives) 0-86391-025-4   192
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Stars My Destination 1987-04-00 Alfred Bester Franklin Watts 0-531-15050-X $15.95 197
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Michael Horen Checkmark
Tiger! Tiger! 1987-11-00 Alfred Bester Penguin Books (Penguin Classic Science Fiction) 0-14-010122-5 £3.95 248+
[1]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Peter Andrew Jones Checkmark
1989-00-00 ed. uncredited 5-255-00192-9   192
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Tigris! Tigris! 1990-00-00 Alfred Bester
Móra Ferenc Ifjúsági Könyvkiadó?Mora Ferenc Ifjusagi Konyvkiado
963-11-6609-0 Ft 82 232
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Boros Zoltán , Szikszai Gábor Checkmark
Tiger! Tiger! 1991-05-00 Alfred Bester Mandarin 0-7493-0645-9 £3.99 282
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Checkmark
Gwiazdy moim przeznaczeniem 1992-00-00 Alfred Bester CIA-Books-SVARO, Ltd. 83-85100-68-7   374+
[10]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Peter Andrew Jones Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1996-07-00 Alfred Bester Vintage Books 0-679-76780-0 $11.00 x+
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Evan Gaffney Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1996-09-00 Alfred Bester Vintage Books / SFBC 13553 $7.98 x+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Evan Gaffney Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 1999-03-00 Alfred Bester Millennium / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #5) 1-85798-814-0 £6.99 x +
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Chris Moore Checkmark
Las estrellas, mi destino 1999-06-00 Alfred Bester Gigamesh 84-930663-2-X   232
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Juan Miguel y Paco  
Der brennende Mann 2000-00-00 Alfred Bester Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #8210) 3-453-16418-0 DM 14.00 284
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Jürgen Rogner Checkmark
La tigre della notte 2000-02-00 Alfred Bester Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #275)   6,500 Lit 270
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Michael Whelan  
The Stars My Destination 2001-00-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #5) 1-85798-814-0 £6.99 x+
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Chris Moore Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 2001-01-00 Alfred Bester Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-0907-7 $50.00 258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Stars My Destination 2001-10-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz (Gollancz SF Masterworks (HC) #IV) 0-575-07337-3 £14.99 x+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Chris Moore Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 2004-00-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #5) 1-85798-814-0 £6.99 x+
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Chris Moore  
The Stars My Destination 2004-01-00 Alfred Bester Science Fiction Book Club (SFBC 50th Anniversary Collection #8) 0-7394-3556-6 $9.99 212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Donato Giancola  
The Stars My Destination 2006-08-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz 0-575-07909-6 £7.99 254
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Marc Adams  
L'homme démoli suivi de Terminus les étoiles 2007-04-00 Alfred Bester Denoël (Lunes d'encre) 978-2-207-25732-6 €27.00 578
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Manchu Checkmark
The Stars My Destination 2007-10-30 Alfred Bester Lightyear Press 0-89968-328-2    
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Stars My Destination 2010-02-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-0-575-09419-2 £7.99 256
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Chris Moore  
The Stars My Destination 2011-06-30 Alfred Bester ipicturebooks 978-1-876963-46-0 $17.95 234
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Howard Chaykin Checkmark
American Science Fiction: Five Classic Novels 1956-1958 2012-09-27 Gary K. Wolfe The Library of America (The Library of America #228) 978-1-59853-159-6 $35.00 835
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Ralph Brillhart Checkmark
American Science Fiction: Nine Classic Novels of the 1950s 2012-09-27 Gary K. Wolfe The Library of America 978-1-59853-157-2 $70.00 803+
835
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Richard M. Powers Checkmark
La tigre della notte 2013-03-00 Alfred Bester Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Urania Collezione #122) 122 €5.90 252
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Franco Brambilla  
The Stars My Destination date unknown Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-04365-7 $2.25 235
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Ken Kelly Checkmark
The Stars My Destination date unknown Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-03745-2 $1.75 235
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Stars My Destination date unknown Alfred Bester Vintage Books 0-679-76780-0 $11.00 x+
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Checkmark
The Stars My Destination date unknown Alfred Bester Vintage Books 0-679-76780-0 $12.00 x+
258
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Evan Gaffney Checkmark
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