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Far horizons : all new tales from the greatest worlds of science fiction

Author: Robert Silverberg
Publisher: New York : Avon Eos, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An anthology of science fiction, updating famous stories. Included are updates of Robert Silverberg's alternate Roman empire, Anne McCaffrey's the sentient ship, Helva, and Nancy Kress' conflict between genetically engineered people.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Silverberg
ISBN: 0380976307 9780380976300
OCLC Number: 40180250
Notes: Short stories.
Description: 482 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The Ekumen: old music and the slave women / Ursula K. Le Guin --
The Forever war: a separate war / Joe Haldeman --
The Ender series: investment counselor / Orson Scott Card --
The Uplift universe: temptation / David Brin --
Roma Eterna: getting to know the dragon / Robert Silverberg --
The Hyperion cantos: orphans of the helix / Dan Simmons --
The Sleepless: sleeping dogs / Nancy Kress --
Tales of the Heechee: the boy who would live forever / Frederik Pohl --
The Galactic center series: a hunger for the infinite / Gregory Benford --
The ship who sang: the ship that returned / Anne McCaffrey --
The Way: the way of all ghosts / Greg Bear.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Silverberg.
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An anthology of science fiction, updating famous stories. Included are updates of Robert Silverberg's alternate Roman empire, Anne McCaffrey's the sentient ship, Helva, and Nancy Kress' conflict between genetically engineered people.

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