Title: Time Is the Traitor

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Title: Time Is the Traitor Title Record # 40863
Author: Alfred Bester
Date: 1953-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Synopsis: A man who is the only one on Earth who can make good decisions given the vast quantities of data and interconnections, is found to have a deep psychological scar which his friend attempts to heal.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1954 French Le temps n'arrange pas tout
1976 Croatian Vrijeme je izdajnik
1977 Dutch De Tijd Is de Verrader
1985 Spanish El tiempo es el traidor
1986 French Les traîtrises du temps
1987 Italian Il tempo è traditore
1993 German Die Zeit ist der Verräter

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, September 1953 1953-09-00 ed. Anthony Boucher, J. Francis McComas Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132 digest? mag Jack Coggins Checkmark
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction [UK], No. 5 1954-02-00 ed. Editors of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction [UK] Mellifont Press Ltd.   1/6 132 digest? mag Jack Coggins Checkmark
Fiction, #5 1954-04-00 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F100.00 132 digest? mag Jacques Sternberg Checkmark
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1954 1954-11-00 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $3.50 316 hc? anth Checkmark
The Dark Side of the Earth 1964-05-00 Alfred Bester Signet / New American Library D2474 $0.50 160 pb? coll Checkmark
The Dark Side of the Earth 1964-05-00 Alfred Bester Signet / New American Library of Canada D2474 C$0.50 160 pb? coll Checkmark
An Alfred Bester Omnibus 1967-00-00 Alfred Bester Sidgwick & Jackson 102199 30/- 710 hc? omni  
The Dark Side of the Earth 1969-11-00 Alfred Bester Pan Books 0-330-02393-4 £0.25 171 pb? coll W. F. Phillipps Checkmark
The Dark Side of the Earth 1970-10-00 Alfred Bester Signet / New American Library of Canada T4402 C$0.75 160 pb? coll Bob Pepper Checkmark
Space Odysseys 1974-12-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Futura 0-86007-816-7 £0.75 324 pb? anth Eddie Jones Checkmark
Space Odysseys 1975-03-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Weidenfeld & Nicolson 0-297-76917-0 £3.95 324 hc? anth Checkmark
Science Fiction: The Great Years, Volume II 1976-02-00 ed. Frederik Pohl, Carol Pohl Ace Books (Science Fiction from the Great Years) 75431 $1.50 276 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Space Odysseys 1976-05-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Doubleday 0-385-07851-X $7.95 xi+
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hc? anth  
Star Light, Star Bright 1976-07-00 Alfred Bester Berkley/Putnam 0-399-11816-0 $7.95 248 hc? coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Sirius, #2 1976-08-05 ed. Borivoj Jurković? Vjesnik   10 din. 148 pb? mag Gene Szafran Checkmark
Starlight: The Great Short Fiction of Alfred Bester 1976-12-00 Alfred Bester Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 3140 $3.98 409 hc? omni Jack Woolhiser Checkmark
The Dark Side of the Earth 1977-00-00 Alfred Bester Pan Books 0-330-02393-4 £0.60 171 pb? coll Gino D'Achille Checkmark
Verrukkelijk Fahrenheit 1977-00-00 Alfred Bester Meulenhoff (M=SF #123) 90-290-0516-5   349 pb? coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
Starlight: The Great Short Fiction of Alfred Bester 1977-07-00 Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-03451-8 $1.95 452 pb? omni Richard Powers Checkmark
Star Light, Star Bright 1978-02-00 Alfred Bester Gollancz 0-575-02320-1 £4.50 248 hc? coll  
Space Odysseys 1978-04-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Berkley Books 0-425-03681-2 $1.95 272 pb? anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Star Light, Star Bright 1979-00-00 Alfred Bester Fontana 0-00-615406-9 £0.95 220 pb? coll Tim White Checkmark
Oh, luminosa y brillante estrella 1985-00-00 Alfred Bester Teorema (Visión Arcadia) 84-7604-042-3   281 tp? coll Tim White  
Le livre d'or de la science-fiction: Alfred Bester 1986-04-28 Alfred Bester Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5234) 2-266-01736-5   312 pb? coll Marcel Laverdet Checkmark
The Great SF Stories# 15 (1953) 1986-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #694) 0-88677-171-4 $3.50 352 pb? anth Tony Roberts Checkmark
The Great SF Stories# 15 (1953) 1986-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books 0-88677-171-4 C$4.50 352 pb? anth Tony Roberts Checkmark
Le grandi storie della fantascienza 15 1987-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Armenia Editore (Le Grandi Storie della Fantascienza #15) 88-344-0205-7 20,000 Lit 304 tp? anth Bob Layzell  
Die Hölle ist ewig 1993-00-00 Alfred Bester Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #293) 3-518-38657-3 DM 14.00 191 pb? coll Michael van Ofen Checkmark
Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester 1997-11-00 Alfred Bester Vintage Books 0-679-76783-5 $14.00 xiii+
366
tp? coll Evan Gaffney Checkmark
Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester 1997-11-00 Alfred Bester Topeka Bindery 1-4177-1932-X $17.92   hc? coll  
Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester 1998-08-00 Alfred Bester Vintage Books / SFBC 1-56865-805-2 $10.98 366 hc? coll  
The Dark Side of the Earth date unknown Alfred Bester Signet / New American Library T4402 $0.75 160 pb? coll Bob Pepper Checkmark
Starlight: The Great Short Fiction of Alfred Bester date unknown Alfred Bester Berkley Medallion 0-425-03451-8 $1.95 452 pb? omni Richard Powers Checkmark
Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester date unknown Alfred Bester Vintage Books 0-679-76783-5 $14.00 xiii +
366
tp? coll Evan Gaffney Checkmark
Virtual Unrealities: The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester date unknown Alfred Bester Vintage Books 978-0-679-76783-1 $16.95 xiii+
366
tp? coll Evan Gaffney Checkmark
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