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Old Venus

Author: George R R (EDT)/ Dozois Gardner R (EDT) Martin; George R R Martin; Gardner R Dozois
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, Random House Inc, [2015] 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This original anthology of all-new stories harkens back to the Golden Age of SF, when science fiction was filled with tales from our own solar system, at a time when no one knew what lay on the surface of our nearest galactic neighbors and speculation ran rampant. And though that old solar system was "disproved" in the 1960s, when space probes showed that the real worlds were very different from those of our  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George R R (EDT)/ Dozois Gardner R (EDT) Martin; George R R Martin; Gardner R Dozois
ISBN: 9780345537287 : HRD 0345537289 : HRD
OCLC Number: 904484446
Description: 592 pages
Responsibility: edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois.

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"This original anthology of all-new stories harkens back to the Golden Age of SF, when science fiction was filled with tales from our own solar system, at a time when no one knew what lay on the surface of our nearest galactic neighbors and speculation ran rampant. And though that old solar system was "disproved" in the 1960s, when space probes showed that the real worlds were very different from those of our imaginations, these linked anthologies take us back to the time when it still seemed possible that Mars was home to dying civilizations, and Venus was a steamy, swampy jungle world, with strange creatures lurking amidst the lush vegetation."--

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