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Supermen : tales of the posthuman future

Author: Gardner R Dozois
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Only the imagination limits the possible improvements that the human mind can conceive. In "Supermen", 20 science fiction writers explore the likely course human beings will take when cyborg  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gardner R Dozois
ISBN: 0312275692 9780312275693
OCLC Number: 48222684
Description: xiii, 450 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The chapter ends / Poul Anderson --
Watershed / James Blish --
Slow Tuesday night / R.A. Lafferty --
Aye, and Gomorrah / Samuel R. Delany --
Nobody's home / Joanna Russ --
The hero as werwolf / Gene Wolfe --
Halfjack / Roger Zelazny --
Dancers in the time-flux / Robert Silverberg --
Spook / Bruce Sterling --
Understand / Ted Chiang --
None so blind / Joe Haldeman --
Mortimer Gray's history of death / Brian Stableford --
Brother perfect / Robert Reed --
A child of the dead / Liz Williams --
Nevermore / Ian R. MacLeod --
The wisdom of old Earth / Michael Swanwick --
Toast : a con report / Charles Stross --
The gardens of Saturn / Paul J. McAuley --
Grist / Tony Daniel --
Fossil games / Tom Purdom --
The wedding album / David Marusek --
Steps along the way / Eric Brown --
Border guards / Greg Egan --
Homo sapiens delcared extinct / Bruce Sterling --
A history of the human and post-human species / Geoffrey A. Landis --
The great goodbye / Robert Charles Wilson.
Responsibility: [edited by] Gardner Dozois.
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