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Author: Jonathan Strahan
Publisher: Oxford : Solaris, 2012.
Series: Infinity series, v.2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A new science fiction anthology that looks at the next giant leap for humankind: the leap from our home world out into the Solar System. The thirteen stories in this anthology span the whole of the human condition in its race to colonise Earth's nearest neighbors.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Strahan
ISBN: 9781781080566 1781080569
OCLC Number: 779265959
Description: 373 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The girl-thing who went out for sushi / Pat Cadigan --
The deeps of the sky / Elizabeth Bear --
Drive / James S.A. Corey --
The road to NPS / Sandra McDonald and Stephen D. Covey --
Swift as a dream and fleeting as a sigh / John Barnes --
Macy Minnot's last Christmas on Dione, Ring racing, Fiddler's green, the Potter's garden / Paul McAuley --
Safety tests / Kristine Kathryn Rusch --
Bricks, sticks, straw / Gwyneth Jones --
Tyche and the ants / Hannu Rajaniemi --
Obelisk / Stephen Baxter --
Vainglory / Alastair Reynolds --
Water rights / An Owomoyela --
The peak of eternal light / Bruce Sterling.
Series Title: Infinity series, v.2.
Responsibility: edited by Jonathan Strahan ; including stories by Pat Cadigan [and others].

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A new science fiction anthology that looks at the next giant leap for humankind: the leap from our home world out into the Solar System. The thirteen stories in this anthology span the whole of the human condition in its race to colonise Earth's nearest neighbors.

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