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The year's best science fiction. Fourth annual collection

Author: Gardner R DozoisAlan GutierrezLucius ShepardOrson Scott CardDamon KnightAll authors
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [1987] ©1987
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Novellas
Science fiction
Short stories
Science fiction, American
Short stories, American
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gardner R Dozois; Alan Gutierrez; Lucius Shepard; Orson Scott Card; Damon Knight; Pat Cadigan; Robert Silverberg; S P Somtow; Tanith Lee; Scott Baker; Michael Swanwick; John Kessel; Richard Kearns; Greg Bear; Bruce Sterling; Jack Dann; Tim Powers; James P Kelly; Connie Willis; Harry Turtledove; Howard Waldrop; Walter Jon Williams; Neal Barrett, Jr.; Lewis Shiner; Judith Moffett; Kim Stanley Robinson; Tom Maddox; Karen Joy Fowler; William Gibson
ISBN: 0312007094 9780312007096 0312007108 9780312007102
OCLC Number: 15196764
Description: xxi, 602 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Summation: 1986 --
R & R / Lucius Shepard --
Hatrack River / Orson Scott Card --
Strangers on paradise / Damon Knight --
Pretty boy crossover / Pat Cadigan --
Against Babylon / Robert Silverberg --
Fiddling for waterbuffaloes / Somtow Sucharitkul --
Into gold / Tanith Lee --
Sea change / Scott Baker --
Covenant of souls / Michael Swanwick --
The pure product / John Kessel --
Grave angels / Richard Kearns --
Tangents / Greg Bear --
The beautiful and the sublime / Bruce Sterling --
Tattoos / Jack Dann --
Night moves / Tim Powers --
The prisoner of Chillon / James Patrick Kelly --
Chance / Connie Willis --
And so to bed / Harry Turtledove --
Fair game / Howard Waldrop --
Video star / Walter Jon Williams --
Sallie C. / Neal Barrett, Jr. --
Jeff Beck / Lewis Shiner --
Surviving / Judith Moffett --
Down and out in the year 2000 / Kim Stanley Robinson --
Snake-eyes / Tom Maddox --
The gate of ghosts / Karen Joy Fowler --
The winter market / William Gibson --
Honorable mentions: 1986.
Other Titles: Year's best science fiction (New York, N.Y.).
Responsibility: edited by Gardner Dozois ; cover art by Alan Gutierrez.

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