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The Big Time

Fritz Leiber

The Big Time is a science fiction novel by Fritz Leiber. It was awarded the Hugo Award during 1958. The storyline features members of one of two factions, both capable of time travel, engaged in a long-term conflict called "The Change War". Their method of battle involves changing the outcomes of events throughout history (temporal war). The two opposing groups are nicknamed the Spiders and the Snakes after their respective sponsors. The true forms or identities of the Spiders and the Snakes, how those nicknames were chosen, or whether they are in any way descriptive are all unknown. The narrator of the novel is Greta, a young human female employed at a Recouperation Station where soldiers recover from battles...

The Big Time is a science fiction novel by Fritz Leiber. It was awarded the Hugo Award during 1958. The storyline features members of one of two factions, both capable of time travel, engaged in a long-term conflict called "The Change War". Their method of battle involves changing the outcomes of events throughout history (temporal war). The two opposing groups are nicknamed the Spiders and the Snakes after their respective sponsors. The true forms or identities of the Spiders and the Snakes, how those nicknames were chosen, or whether they are in any way descriptive are all unknown. The narrator of the novel is Greta, a young human female employed at a Recouperation Station where soldiers recover from battles...
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The Big Time is a science fiction novel by Fritz Leiber. It was awarded the Hugo Award during 1958. The storyline features members of one of two factions, both capable of time travel, engaged in a long-term conflict called "The Change War". Their method of battle involves changing the outcomes of events throughout history (temporal war). The two opposing groups are nicknamed the Spiders and the Snakes after their respective sponsors. The true forms or identities of the Spiders and the Snakes, how those nicknames were chosen, or whether they are in any way descriptive are all unknown. The narrator of the novel is Greta, a young human female employed at a Recouperation Station where soldiers recover from battles...

Language:

English

Narrators:

Helen Stainer

Length:

3h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

22:29


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

19:36


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:11


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:59


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:58


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:44


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

16:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

22:00


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

13:08


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:12


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

11:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

18:00


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:54


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:13


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:15


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:59