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Eye in the sky, Dick, Philip K.

Bibliographical notes:
10th ed., Collier Books, New York, 1957, 243 p.


A group of eight tourists fall into the proton beam of the Bevatron. They have to cross four personal worlds of the four tourists that were awake when they felt on the beam.


The story starts with a description of John Hamilton and his wife. Actually we get thrown in the story while John Hamilton is having a meeting with his boss (Colonel T. E. Edwards). Hamilton loses his job because one of his work mates (McFayffe) suspects his wife of being a communist. After that, he gets laid around the factory for the last time. There are some tourists and some people they don’t even know with them. After an accident Jack Hamilton, his wife and six other tourists land on top of a radiation charged par