"The Sound"
Short Fiction 1950 8,100 words
Part of the
Yevd Series
1 —     "The Green Forest" 1949
2 —     "The Sound" 1950

A series containing only two stories. They were rewritten to feature the Rull as the antagonists instead of the Yevd when they were included as part of the fix-up novel The War Against the Rull (1959).

Versions

1950

original version

1959

adapted for fix-up novel
Included In
Destination: Universe! 1952
Transfinite: The Essential A.E. van Vogt 2003
The War Against the Rull 1959
English
Astounding Science Fiction magazine
1950 February Street & Smith
digest Vol 44, No 6 164 pages $0.25

cover art by
Hubert Rogers

First appearance

4 illustrations by
Brush

Cover image: Walwyn
Illustration images: Walwyn
Data: Walwyn