By Robert A. Heinlein
Whilst a stranger trying to carry a cryptic message is shot lifeless at his desk, Dr. Richard Ames is thrown headfirst into probability, intrigue, and different dimensions, the place a plot to rescue a sentient computing device may perhaps adjust human heritage.
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The Cat Who Walks Through Walls by Robert A. Heinlein