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Virtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred Bester

Author: Alfred Bester; Robert Silverberg; Byron Preiss; Keith R A DeCandido
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bester, Alfred.
Virtual unrealities.
New York : Vintage Books, 1997
(OCoLC)647306726
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Bester; Robert Silverberg; Byron Preiss; Keith R A DeCandido
ISBN: 0679767835 9780679767831 1568658052 9781568658056
OCLC Number: 36726483
Notes: "A Byron Preiss book."
"A Vintage original"--Cover.
Description: xiii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Disappearing act --
Oddy and Id --
Star light, star bright --
5,271,009 --
Fondly Fahrenheit --
Hobson's choice --
Of time and Third Avenue --
Time is the traitor --
The men who murdered Mohammed --
The pi man --
They don't make life like they used to --
Will you wait? --
The flowered thundermug --
Adam and no Eve --
And 3 1/2 to go (fragment) --
Galatea Galante --
The devil without glasses (previously unpublished).
Responsibility: introduction by Robert Silverberg ; stories selected by Robert Silverberg, Byron Preiss, and Keith R.A. DeCandido.
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A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male.

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