Iron Head by E.C. Tubb
Using only his wits, a hitherto humble earthman becomes the Master of the Galaxy.
Memories are Important
The first human guinea pig for a new drug that can temporarily destroy memory is left to recover overnight in a drugged sleep. But the next day he is found to have vanished from his hospital room—whilst the room remained locked!
The Man In Between
Working in the asteroid belt, a freelance miner discovers a fabulous lode of valuable metals, only to be duped out of his claim. Then he meets an old man who has a strange proposition…
Dusty Dribble, the greatest interplanetary salesman and con artist, was his own worst enemy!
Man of War
Interstellar warfare is a pitiless thing, and for its combatants even dedication may not be sufficient—it may need the deep psychological urge inherent in every Earthman!
Edwin Charles Tubb was a British writer of science fiction, fantasy and western novels. The author of over 140 novels and 230 short stories and novellas, Tubb is best known for The Dumarest Saga, an epic science-fiction saga set in the far future. He has used 58 pen names over five decades.