Cube Root of Conquest

Cube Root of Conquest

By

2.5
(2 Reviews)
Cube Root of Conquest by Roger Phillips Graham

Published:

1948

Pages:

24

Downloads:

1,286

Share This

Cube Root of Conquest

By

2.5
(2 Reviews)
What actual result is there in the act of conquest? What is its cube root?

Book Excerpt

other, like the sun and our planet, Amba. The material of this slab is what I have named tri-matter. It consists of matter from all three universes of our time equation, blended into one solid. Before I was able to contact these other two universes it was necessary to use the machine, which took incredible power to operate for a few brief moments, and had to be so delicately controlled that the slightest vibration unbalanced its adjustment. Once the materials were gathered and blended so they could not separated, I had a permanent bridge into the other worlds. The machine and its incredible power were no longer needed.

"You must remember that the three universes occupy the same space, so that spatially they are not separated at all. Their separation was temporal, and at right angles to the path from the past into the future. The attracting forces of the atoms had to be directed across this plane of time by the machine. When that took place the materials had to be brought together so that the three sub

Readers reviews

5
4
3
2
1
2.5
Average from 2 Reviews
2.5
Write Review
A peculiar short story. The deer hunting/ruined city episode the story begins with doesn't really tie to the hated dictator out to rule the universe part of the story, and neither part is particularly explained by the roots of negative numbers ending.

Perhaps you can puzzle it out.
(1948) Sci-fi (Political Conquest / Time Travel) / Adventure


From 'Amazing Stories October' 1948.


R: ***


Plot bullets

Ancient ruins are found.
Things disappear into that mysterious square slab of land.
There is something on the other side, or is it another dimension?
Anything like a huge solid slab, should have just three dimensions.
But what about the dimension of time?

Pat Dunlap Evans - Suspenseful Ride Through Dallas High Society
FEATURED AUTHOR - Pat Dunlap Evans was born in Michigan but "got to Texas as soon as I could." Her family lived in San Antonio and later Dallas, where she attended South Oak Cliff High School and Southern Methodist University. After marrying and having three children, Pat later completed bachelor's and master's degrees in English / Creative Writing at the University of Missouri branch in Kansas City, where her then-husband quarterbacked the Kansas City Chiefs. After a divorce, Pat stressed her way as a single… Read more