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The Pawns of Null-A is a 1956 science fiction novel by American-Canadian writer A. E. van Vogt, originally published as a four-part serial in Astounding Stories from October 1948 to January 1949 as The Players of Null-A. It incorporates concepts from the General semantics of Alfred Korzybski and refers to non-Aristotelian logic. It was published in the UK with the original name.

The Pawns of Null-A
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Cover of the first standalone edition (under alternative title)
AuthorA. E. van Vogt
Cover artistEd Valigursky
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
GenreScience fiction
PublisherAce Books (standalone)
Media typePrint
Preceded byThe World of Null-A 
Followed byNull-A Three 

The novel is a continuation of the story of Gilbert Gosseyn from The World of Null-A, expanding on the galactic events which drove the interplanetary invasion of the earlier story.

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