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Wild cards

Author: George R R Martin
Publisher: London : Gollancz, 2012.
Series: Wild cards.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1946, an alien virus that rewrites human DNA was accidentally unleashed in the skies over New York City. It killed ninety percent of those it infected. Nine percent survived to mutate into tragically deformed creatures. And one percent gained superpowers.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Science fiction
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George R R Martin
ISBN: 9780575134119 0575134119 0575134127 9780575134126
OCLC Number: 801599090
Description: pages cm
Contents: Thirty minutes over Broadway! / Howard Waldrop --
The sleeper / Roger Zelazny --
Witness / Walter Jon Williams --
Degradation rites / Melinda M. Snodgrass --
Captain Cathode and the secret ace / Micahel Cassutt --
Powers / David D. Levine --
Shell games / George R.R. Martin --
The long, dark night of Fortunato / Lewis Shiner --
Transfigurations / Victor Milǹ --
Down deep / Edward Bryant, Leanne C. Harper --
Strings / Stephen Leigh --
Ghost girl takes Manhattan / Carrie Vaughn --
Comes a hunter / John I. Miller.
Series Title: Wild cards.
Responsibility: edited by George R.R. Martin.

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