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10 thoughts on “Creatures of the Abyss

  1. Jim Jim says:

    A good SF yarn based on an old local legend about creatures in the sea There was a romantic thread that was far better done than is usual in this sort of story The lovers had plenty of contact time to come to their conclusions about each other rather than the instant variety The story likewise built up well came to a good conclusion There were some dated elements, but not too bad Very well narrated by Mark Nelson, too A good SF yarn based on an old local legend about creatures in the sea There was a romantic thread that was far better done than is usual in this sort of story The lovers had plenty of contact time to come to their conclusions about each other rather than the instant variety The story likewise built up well came to a good conclusion There were some dated elements, but not too bad Very well narrated by Mark Nelson, too


  2. Gianfranco Mancini Gianfranco Mancini says:

    Ora ne ho una io.L abbiamo sentita arrivare per cinque minuti e dieci secondi Quanto profonda l acqua, l dove eravamo Pi di ottomila metri Se supponiamo che risalisse dal fondale, deve aver viaggiato per un ora a cento chilometri all ora quando arrivata in superficie calcol Terry Ma una balena pu nuotare a cento chilometri all ora insistette Tony No ribatt Terry.In seguito al verificarsi di strani fenomeni nella Fossa di Manila, al largo delle Filippine, l esperto di onde ele Ora ne ho una io.L abbiamo sentita arrivare per cinque minuti e dieci secondi Quanto profonda l acqua, l dove eravamo Pi di ottomila metri Se supponiamo che risalisse dal fondale, deve aver viaggiato per un ora a cento chilometri all ora quando arrivata in superficie calcol Terry Ma una balena pu nuotare a cento chilometri all ora insistette Tony No ribatt Terry.In seguito al verificarsi di strani fenomeni nella Fossa di Manila, al largo delle Filippine, l esperto di onde elettromagnetiche e sonar Terry Holt viene reclutato da alcuni scenziati per risolvere un mistero all apparenza inspiegabile.Essendo andato per tre estati di seguito nelle Filippine, paese dove mi sono sposato e che ho sempre nel cuore, mi piaciuta molto l ambientazione di questo racconto, un classico della fantascienza avventurosa anni 60 con tutti i clich del genere eroi inventori, belle donne e creature mostruose.Non invecchiato proprio benissimo secondo me, ma resta una lettura scorrevole ed a tratti avvincente


  3. Julie Davis Julie Davis says:

    I listened to the LibriVox free audio version, narrated by the wonderful Mark Douglas Nelson.Radar expert and electronic engineer Terry Holt has been recruited by a scientific expedition in the Phillipines to make underwater listening devices They won t tell him what his inventions are meant to investigate And that makes him mad.He has some ideas though Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, have been the explanation by fishermen about strange catches of fish Are they real or just superstit I listened to the LibriVox free audio version, narrated by the wonderful Mark Douglas Nelson.Radar expert and electronic engineer Terry Holt has been recruited by a scientific expedition in the Phillipines to make underwater listening devices They won t tell him what his inventions are meant to investigate And that makes him mad.He has some ideas though Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, have been the explanation by fishermen about strange catches of fish Are they real or just superstition What are the mysterious shooting stars that seem to fall with such frequency into the Luzon Deep Why do mysterious swarms of fish gather in one specific area of the ocean Had Leinster been reading Jules Verne Had he been reading H.G Wells Or is this a completely new creation Those are the questions I repeatedly asked as I vacillated between three different theories about the mysterious fish herding and who is doing it As Leinster always does, I was glued to this adventure story investigating what comes from the abyss, which may be deadly, especially to those who are set on discovering the truth I will disclose only this I was very surprised by the end of the story Bravo, Murray Leinster


  4. Perry Whitford Perry Whitford says:

    Spy fish from the deep equipped with mechanical recording devices, asteroids landing in the same spot of the China Sea, a huge, whale like abomination from 27,000 feetLeinster takes a regional fisherman s myth about las orejas de ellos they who listen and some science extrapolated from the use of soundwaves underwater to craft a modest sci fi adventure yarn.The elements listed above should have led to some thrills Flat, lifeless characters and a thin plot stretched beyond the point of in Spy fish from the deep equipped with mechanical recording devices, asteroids landing in the same spot of the China Sea, a huge, whale like abomination from 27,000 feetLeinster takes a regional fisherman s myth about las orejas de ellos they who listen and some science extrapolated from the use of soundwaves underwater to craft a modest sci fi adventure yarn.The elements listed above should have led to some thrills Flat, lifeless characters and a thin plot stretched beyond the point of interest to its eventual extraterrestrial conclusions soon put paid to that.The scientists spent the entire story speaking about the need to be cautious in the face of the incredible, resisting the temptation to state any theories even as the evidence mounted, only to end up in an orgy of speculation because the poor plot resolution demanded it.Las bostezo de ellos


  5. Manuel Alfonseca Manuel Alfonseca says:

    Interesting sci fi novel that reminds the structure of a mystery novel, as the protagonist finds himself in the middle of a set of puzzles and enigmas, is bothered because those around him do not give him information, and he has to discover the facts by himself Finally he comes to the conclusion that the reason why they looked mysterious was because they did not have an answer to the problem and did not trust their own ideas about the solution.The novel contains outdated scientific material, su Interesting sci fi novel that reminds the structure of a mystery novel, as the protagonist finds himself in the middle of a set of puzzles and enigmas, is bothered because those around him do not give him information, and he has to discover the facts by himself Finally he comes to the conclusion that the reason why they looked mysterious was because they did not have an answer to the problem and did not trust their own ideas about the solution.The novel contains outdated scientific material, such as the assertion that Venus is an oceanic planet, typical when it was written, but currently abandoned


  6. Craig Craig says:

    I read the paperback version of this novel a million years ago and didn t have much memory of it other than thinking it was pretty good Leinster was one of my favorites when I was young, especially his Med Service stories and the Joe Ken trilogy I have just finished listening to the Librivox audio version, which is a very capably and professionally performed reading It s an undersea adventure, Pacific Rim without the kaiju and robots if you will, very entertaining and a lot of fun.


  7. Ralph McEwen Ralph McEwen says:

    A well done story There are a couple of dated references to equipment used but the tale has held up very well over time The character are believable and their interactions are smooth The plot has aplausibility to it then many other science ficton I have read Mark Nelson s narration as always is professional and easy to listen to.


  8. Devero Devero says:

    Nel complesso un buon romanzo, anche se forse invecchiato non proprio bene.Punti di forza l ambientazione nelle Filippine e nel mar cinese meridionale, nonch alcune idee sulla presenza aliena Punti deboli, a parte una certa stereotipicit dei personaggi principali, che comunque non spinta troppo oltre a parte la ragazza la mancanza completa dell idea di tentare una comunicazione di qualche tipo con queste entit.Mi piaciuta anche la parte scientifica, anche se parliamo di tecnologie anti Nel complesso un buon romanzo, anche se forse invecchiato non proprio bene.Punti di forza l ambientazione nelle Filippine e nel mar cinese meridionale, nonch alcune idee sulla presenza aliena Punti deboli, a parte una certa stereotipicit dei personaggi principali, che comunque non spinta troppo oltre a parte la ragazza la mancanza completa dell idea di tentare una comunicazione di qualche tipo con queste entit.Mi piaciuta anche la parte scientifica, anche se parliamo di tecnologie antiche per gli standard moderni.Lo stile di Leinster di veloce lettura e abbastanza avvincente, tende a tenerti incollato, perch costruisce bene il mistero, a mio parere.3 stelle


  9. Roddy Williams Roddy Williams says:

    Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, whispered the superstitious fishermen when the strange occurrences began off the Philippine coast How else could you explain the sudden disappearance of a vessel beneath a mysterious curtain of foam The writhings of thousands of maddened fish trapped in a coffin like area of ocean An alien intelligence gorged at the bottom of the Luzon Deep and made its plans Radar expert Terry Holt and the crew of the Experance had to devise a weapon against the horri Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, whispered the superstitious fishermen when the strange occurrences began off the Philippine coast How else could you explain the sudden disappearance of a vessel beneath a mysterious curtain of foam The writhings of thousands of maddened fish trapped in a coffin like area of ocean An alien intelligence gorged at the bottom of the Luzon Deep and made its plans Radar expert Terry Holt and the crew of the Experance had to devise a weapon against the horrifying creatures which threatened mankind with extinction Here are terror, excitement, and the clutch of cold death as combined by a master hand in the field of science fiction Terry Holt, running a mechanical repair business for the fishermen of the Philippines is approached by a young woman called Diedre and offered a job on board the research vessel Experance Diedre and her father are investigating odd goings on which include one fishing ship returning regularly heavy laden with fish common to the extreme depths with some fish discovered with odd looking spheres attached to their bodies.Terry is a little put out at not being told the extent of his employer s suspicions, but given the nature of the equipment he is asked to design, and subsequent events, he realises that his employers want him to reach his own conclusions that a malign nonhuman intelligence is active miles below the ocean in the Luzon Deep It s a fairly respectable piece of writing, with an interesting setting and some decently rendered characters Nothing groundbreaking but entertaining enough


  10. Dianne Owens Dianne Owens says:

    I haven t listened to a lot of older science fiction stories, but when I noticed that audiobook reader Mark Nelson a personal favorite reader had read this story, I decided to spend a few minutes listening to his librivox reading at Archive.org, my interest was perked by those first few minutes of conversation between Terry and Deirdre in their first meeting GISTAfter being left holding the bag after his business partner leaves him to deal with the knock on affect of fitting some new technolo I haven t listened to a lot of older science fiction stories, but when I noticed that audiobook reader Mark Nelson a personal favorite reader had read this story, I decided to spend a few minutes listening to his librivox reading at Archive.org, my interest was perked by those first few minutes of conversation between Terry and Deirdre in their first meeting GISTAfter being left holding the bag after his business partner leaves him to deal with the knock on affect of fitting some new technology onto asuccessful fishing vessel, radar and electrical engineer is approached by a young woman offering him some quick vacation cash in exchange for making a fish driving paddle Initial suspicion and angst leads to rampant curiosity when he learns the purpose for it As he begins to piece together the mystery, he and the volunteer crew discover that there isto the situation than a simple squabble over fishing a danger that lurks in the bottom of the Luzon Deep THOUGHTSI love the textual narrative of this story, one that Mark Nelson does justice to Told primarily through the eyes of Terry Holt, the readers get to learn tidbits of information in a rather timely fashion The descriptive is awesome as well, though highly recognizable as old school with terms such as presently which are common before the 1970 s The characterization and dialogue was worthy, adding to the tension as the mystery unraveled The romance between Terry and Deirdre plays out subtly enough to not overshadow the main plot And it works well because of it The pacing was spot on as well No ninjas No problem as this story has giant squid and other monsters CONCLUSIONYes, I did adore this story Any story featuring sea monsters is a winner, with the addition of aliens doing alien things even better The first contact scenario forced the humans to adapt to the odd situation which gave a solid purpose for the crew after they come to certain conclusions about what they are facing It was a great introduction to Murray Leinster s writing and I highly recommend folks giving it a listen and or read


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  • Audiobook
  • Creatures of the Abyss
  • Murray Leinster
  • English
  • 04 August 2018

About the Author: Murray Leinster

see also Will F Jenkins William Fitzgerald JenkinsMurray Leinster was a nom de plume of William Fitzgerald Jenkins, an award winning American writer of science fiction Creatures of PDF or and alternate history He wrote and published over , short stories and articles, movie scripts, and hundreds of radio scripts and television playsAn author whose career spanned the first six decades of the th Century From mystery and adventure stories in the earliest years to science fiction in his later years, he worked steadily and at a highly professional level of craftsmanship longer than most writers of his generation He won a Hugo Award in for his novelet Exploration Team, and in the Sidewise Award for Alternate History took its name from his classic story, Sidewise in Time His last original work appeared in .


10 thoughts on “Creatures of the Abyss

  1. Jim Jim says:

    A good SF yarn based on an old local legend about creatures in the sea There was a romantic thread that was far better done than is usual in this sort of story The lovers had plenty of contact time to come to their conclusions about each other rather than the instant variety The story likewise built up well came to a good conclusion There were some dated elements, but not too bad Very well narrated by Mark Nelson, too A good SF yarn based on an old local legend about creatures in the sea There was a romantic thread that was far better done than is usual in this sort of story The lovers had plenty of contact time to come to their conclusions about each other rather than the instant variety The story likewise built up well came to a good conclusion There were some dated elements, but not too bad Very well narrated by Mark Nelson, too

  2. Gianfranco Mancini Gianfranco Mancini says:

    Ora ne ho una io.L abbiamo sentita arrivare per cinque minuti e dieci secondi Quanto profonda l acqua, l dove eravamo Pi di ottomila metri Se supponiamo che risalisse dal fondale, deve aver viaggiato per un ora a cento chilometri all ora quando arrivata in superficie calcol Terry Ma una balena pu nuotare a cento chilometri all ora insistette Tony No ribatt Terry.In seguito al verificarsi di strani fenomeni nella Fossa di Manila, al largo delle Filippine, l esperto di onde ele Ora ne ho una io.L abbiamo sentita arrivare per cinque minuti e dieci secondi Quanto profonda l acqua, l dove eravamo Pi di ottomila metri Se supponiamo che risalisse dal fondale, deve aver viaggiato per un ora a cento chilometri all ora quando arrivata in superficie calcol Terry Ma una balena pu nuotare a cento chilometri all ora insistette Tony No ribatt Terry.In seguito al verificarsi di strani fenomeni nella Fossa di Manila, al largo delle Filippine, l esperto di onde elettromagnetiche e sonar Terry Holt viene reclutato da alcuni scenziati per risolvere un mistero all apparenza inspiegabile.Essendo andato per tre estati di seguito nelle Filippine, paese dove mi sono sposato e che ho sempre nel cuore, mi piaciuta molto l ambientazione di questo racconto, un classico della fantascienza avventurosa anni 60 con tutti i clich del genere eroi inventori, belle donne e creature mostruose.Non invecchiato proprio benissimo secondo me, ma resta una lettura scorrevole ed a tratti avvincente

  3. Julie Davis Julie Davis says:

    I listened to the LibriVox free audio version, narrated by the wonderful Mark Douglas Nelson.Radar expert and electronic engineer Terry Holt has been recruited by a scientific expedition in the Phillipines to make underwater listening devices They won t tell him what his inventions are meant to investigate And that makes him mad.He has some ideas though Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, have been the explanation by fishermen about strange catches of fish Are they real or just superstit I listened to the LibriVox free audio version, narrated by the wonderful Mark Douglas Nelson.Radar expert and electronic engineer Terry Holt has been recruited by a scientific expedition in the Phillipines to make underwater listening devices They won t tell him what his inventions are meant to investigate And that makes him mad.He has some ideas though Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, have been the explanation by fishermen about strange catches of fish Are they real or just superstition What are the mysterious shooting stars that seem to fall with such frequency into the Luzon Deep Why do mysterious swarms of fish gather in one specific area of the ocean Had Leinster been reading Jules Verne Had he been reading H.G Wells Or is this a completely new creation Those are the questions I repeatedly asked as I vacillated between three different theories about the mysterious fish herding and who is doing it As Leinster always does, I was glued to this adventure story investigating what comes from the abyss, which may be deadly, especially to those who are set on discovering the truth I will disclose only this I was very surprised by the end of the story Bravo, Murray Leinster

  4. Perry Whitford Perry Whitford says:

    Spy fish from the deep equipped with mechanical recording devices, asteroids landing in the same spot of the China Sea, a huge, whale like abomination from 27,000 feetLeinster takes a regional fisherman s myth about las orejas de ellos they who listen and some science extrapolated from the use of soundwaves underwater to craft a modest sci fi adventure yarn.The elements listed above should have led to some thrills Flat, lifeless characters and a thin plot stretched beyond the point of in Spy fish from the deep equipped with mechanical recording devices, asteroids landing in the same spot of the China Sea, a huge, whale like abomination from 27,000 feetLeinster takes a regional fisherman s myth about las orejas de ellos they who listen and some science extrapolated from the use of soundwaves underwater to craft a modest sci fi adventure yarn.The elements listed above should have led to some thrills Flat, lifeless characters and a thin plot stretched beyond the point of interest to its eventual extraterrestrial conclusions soon put paid to that.The scientists spent the entire story speaking about the need to be cautious in the face of the incredible, resisting the temptation to state any theories even as the evidence mounted, only to end up in an orgy of speculation because the poor plot resolution demanded it.Las bostezo de ellos

  5. Manuel Alfonseca Manuel Alfonseca says:

    Interesting sci fi novel that reminds the structure of a mystery novel, as the protagonist finds himself in the middle of a set of puzzles and enigmas, is bothered because those around him do not give him information, and he has to discover the facts by himself Finally he comes to the conclusion that the reason why they looked mysterious was because they did not have an answer to the problem and did not trust their own ideas about the solution.The novel contains outdated scientific material, su Interesting sci fi novel that reminds the structure of a mystery novel, as the protagonist finds himself in the middle of a set of puzzles and enigmas, is bothered because those around him do not give him information, and he has to discover the facts by himself Finally he comes to the conclusion that the reason why they looked mysterious was because they did not have an answer to the problem and did not trust their own ideas about the solution.The novel contains outdated scientific material, such as the assertion that Venus is an oceanic planet, typical when it was written, but currently abandoned

  6. Craig Craig says:

    I read the paperback version of this novel a million years ago and didn t have much memory of it other than thinking it was pretty good Leinster was one of my favorites when I was young, especially his Med Service stories and the Joe Ken trilogy I have just finished listening to the Librivox audio version, which is a very capably and professionally performed reading It s an undersea adventure, Pacific Rim without the kaiju and robots if you will, very entertaining and a lot of fun.

  7. Ralph McEwen Ralph McEwen says:

    A well done story There are a couple of dated references to equipment used but the tale has held up very well over time The character are believable and their interactions are smooth The plot has aplausibility to it then many other science ficton I have read Mark Nelson s narration as always is professional and easy to listen to.

  8. Devero Devero says:

    Nel complesso un buon romanzo, anche se forse invecchiato non proprio bene.Punti di forza l ambientazione nelle Filippine e nel mar cinese meridionale, nonch alcune idee sulla presenza aliena Punti deboli, a parte una certa stereotipicit dei personaggi principali, che comunque non spinta troppo oltre a parte la ragazza la mancanza completa dell idea di tentare una comunicazione di qualche tipo con queste entit.Mi piaciuta anche la parte scientifica, anche se parliamo di tecnologie anti Nel complesso un buon romanzo, anche se forse invecchiato non proprio bene.Punti di forza l ambientazione nelle Filippine e nel mar cinese meridionale, nonch alcune idee sulla presenza aliena Punti deboli, a parte una certa stereotipicit dei personaggi principali, che comunque non spinta troppo oltre a parte la ragazza la mancanza completa dell idea di tentare una comunicazione di qualche tipo con queste entit.Mi piaciuta anche la parte scientifica, anche se parliamo di tecnologie antiche per gli standard moderni.Lo stile di Leinster di veloce lettura e abbastanza avvincente, tende a tenerti incollato, perch costruisce bene il mistero, a mio parere.3 stelle

  9. Roddy Williams Roddy Williams says:

    Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, whispered the superstitious fishermen when the strange occurrences began off the Philippine coast How else could you explain the sudden disappearance of a vessel beneath a mysterious curtain of foam The writhings of thousands of maddened fish trapped in a coffin like area of ocean An alien intelligence gorged at the bottom of the Luzon Deep and made its plans Radar expert Terry Holt and the crew of the Experance had to devise a weapon against the horri Orejas de ellos, the things who listen, whispered the superstitious fishermen when the strange occurrences began off the Philippine coast How else could you explain the sudden disappearance of a vessel beneath a mysterious curtain of foam The writhings of thousands of maddened fish trapped in a coffin like area of ocean An alien intelligence gorged at the bottom of the Luzon Deep and made its plans Radar expert Terry Holt and the crew of the Experance had to devise a weapon against the horrifying creatures which threatened mankind with extinction Here are terror, excitement, and the clutch of cold death as combined by a master hand in the field of science fiction Terry Holt, running a mechanical repair business for the fishermen of the Philippines is approached by a young woman called Diedre and offered a job on board the research vessel Experance Diedre and her father are investigating odd goings on which include one fishing ship returning regularly heavy laden with fish common to the extreme depths with some fish discovered with odd looking spheres attached to their bodies.Terry is a little put out at not being told the extent of his employer s suspicions, but given the nature of the equipment he is asked to design, and subsequent events, he realises that his employers want him to reach his own conclusions that a malign nonhuman intelligence is active miles below the ocean in the Luzon Deep It s a fairly respectable piece of writing, with an interesting setting and some decently rendered characters Nothing groundbreaking but entertaining enough

  10. Dianne Owens Dianne Owens says:

    I haven t listened to a lot of older science fiction stories, but when I noticed that audiobook reader Mark Nelson a personal favorite reader had read this story, I decided to spend a few minutes listening to his librivox reading at Archive.org, my interest was perked by those first few minutes of conversation between Terry and Deirdre in their first meeting GISTAfter being left holding the bag after his business partner leaves him to deal with the knock on affect of fitting some new technolo I haven t listened to a lot of older science fiction stories, but when I noticed that audiobook reader Mark Nelson a personal favorite reader had read this story, I decided to spend a few minutes listening to his librivox reading at Archive.org, my interest was perked by those first few minutes of conversation between Terry and Deirdre in their first meeting GISTAfter being left holding the bag after his business partner leaves him to deal with the knock on affect of fitting some new technology onto asuccessful fishing vessel, radar and electrical engineer is approached by a young woman offering him some quick vacation cash in exchange for making a fish driving paddle Initial suspicion and angst leads to rampant curiosity when he learns the purpose for it As he begins to piece together the mystery, he and the volunteer crew discover that there isto the situation than a simple squabble over fishing a danger that lurks in the bottom of the Luzon Deep THOUGHTSI love the textual narrative of this story, one that Mark Nelson does justice to Told primarily through the eyes of Terry Holt, the readers get to learn tidbits of information in a rather timely fashion The descriptive is awesome as well, though highly recognizable as old school with terms such as presently which are common before the 1970 s The characterization and dialogue was worthy, adding to the tension as the mystery unraveled The romance between Terry and Deirdre plays out subtly enough to not overshadow the main plot And it works well because of it The pacing was spot on as well No ninjas No problem as this story has giant squid and other monsters CONCLUSIONYes, I did adore this story Any story featuring sea monsters is a winner, with the addition of aliens doing alien things even better The first contact scenario forced the humans to adapt to the odd situation which gave a solid purpose for the crew after they come to certain conclusions about what they are facing It was a great introduction to Murray Leinster s writing and I highly recommend folks giving it a listen and or read

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