At the Bottom of a Hole (#14)


DateSettingTypePublishedI.U.C.
1966-12Known Space [all] Short StoryGalaxy, December 1966
K.S. 08 (2112)


ReprintsCharactersNotes
Shape of Space, The
Inconstant Moon
Tales of Known Space
Three Books of Known Space
Luke Garner;
Lit Shaeffer;
Martians;
Muller
Martians


Summary
First appeared in Galaxy, December 1966. The story of a desperate smuggler, told by his cockpit recorder as a voice from the grave. In an effort to evade his pursuers, Muller lands on Mars and repairs an old pressure dome from a failed expedition. Unfortunately Muller discovers first-hand why the expedition failed...