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The Mammoth book of time travel SF

Author: Michael Ashley
Publisher: London : Robinson, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This thought-provoking collection not only takes us into the past and the future, but also explores what might happen if we attempt to manipulate time to our own advantage. These stories show what happen once you start to meddle with time and the paradoxes that might arise. It also raises questions about whether we understand time, and how we perceive it. Once we move outside the present day, can we ever return or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
Time-travel fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mammoth book of time travel SF
(OCoLC)830352817
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ashley
ISBN: 9781472100269 1472100263
OCLC Number: 852681021
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: Time After Time: Mike Ashley; Caveat Time Traveler: Gregory Benford; Century to Starboard: Liz Williams; Walk to The Full Moon: Sean McMullen; The Truth About Weena: David J. Lake; The Wind Over The World: Steven Utley; Scream Quietly: Sheila Crosby; Darwin's Suitcase: Elisabeth Malartre; Try and Change The Past: Fritz Leiber; Needle in a Timestack: Robert Silverberg; Dear Tomorrow: Simon Clark; Time Gypsy: Ellen Klages; The Catch: Kage Baker; Real Time: Lawrence Watt Evans; The Chronology Protection Case: Paul Levinson. Women on The Brink of a Cataclysm: Molly BrownLegions in Time: Michael Swanwick; Coming Back: Damien Broderick; The Very Slow Time Machine: Ian Watson; After-Images: Malcolm Edwards; "In The Beginning, Nothing Lasts . . .": Mike Strahan; Traveller's Rest: David I. Masson; Twember: Steve Rasnic Tem; The Pusher: John Varley; Palely Loitering: Christopher Priest; Red Letter Day: Kristine Kathryn Rusch; Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: edited by Mike Ashley.

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Raises questions about whether we understand time, and how we perceive it. Once we move outside the present day, can we ever return or do we move into an alternate world? What happens if our meddling  Read more...

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