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Tesseracts 3

Author: Candas Jane Dorsey; Gerry Truscott
Publisher: Victoria : Porcépic Books, ©1990.
Series: Tesseract book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tesseracts 3 In this third anthology of modern Canadian speculative fiction, explore new worlds of alternate realities in time and space by new and established Canadian authors. Travel to a planet where the five senses are not good enough ... watch a baseball game on Mars ... fly with Garuda, the king of birds, to see what kind of human folly he can find to amuse the gods ... visit a laundromat that can take you  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Candas Jane Dorsey; Gerry Truscott
ISBN: 088878290X 9780888782908
OCLC Number: 24504625
Description: x, 437 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Gerry Truscott --
The gift / Pat Forde --
The other eye / Phyllis Gotlieb --
Breaking ball / Michael Skeet --
Tales from the holograph woods / Eileen Kernaghan --
Cogito / Elizabeth Vonarburg --
Homelanding / Margaret Atwood --
Uncle dobbin's parrot fair / Charles de Lint --
Invisible boy / Cliff Burns --
A niche / Peter Watts --
Hanging out in the third world laundromat / Leslie Gadallah --
Happy days in old chernobyl / Claude-Michel Prevost --
Carpe diem / Eileen Kernaghan --
Spring sunset / John Park --
Iserman's override / Scott Mackay --
Only a lifetime / Daniel Sernine --
An alien sun / Leah Silverman --
Against the dust / Kelly Graves --
She annouces / Tom Henighan --
Paolo to francesca / Tom Henighan --
The pools of air / Karl Schroeder --
Vishnu's navel / Ven Begamudre --
The winds of time / Joel Champetier --
Birthday / P.K. Page --
Phoenix sunset / Colleen Anderson --
Muffin explains teleology to the world at large / James Alan Gardner --
Canadola / Esther Rochon --
In the land of unblind / Judith Merril --
North of whitehorse station / Leona Gom --
Under another moon / Dave Duncan --
Proscripts of gehenna / Jean-Louis Trudel --
Doing television / William Gibson --
The water man / Ursula Pflug --
Guinea pig / Francine Pelletier --
Final instructions / Lesley Choyce --
Afterword / Candas Jane Dorsey.
Series Title: Tesseract book.
Responsibility: edited by Candas Jane Dorsey and Gerry Truscott.

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"Tesseracts 3 In this third anthology of modern Canadian speculative fiction, explore new worlds of alternate realities in time and space by new and established Canadian authors. Travel to a planet where the five senses are not good enough ... watch a baseball game on Mars ... fly with Garuda, the king of birds, to see what kind of human folly he can find to amuse the gods ... visit a laundromat that can take you anywhere in space and time ... stroll through a holograph of the last forest on earth ... see if time will end with a jolt or a gradual slide."--Pub. desc.

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