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The year's best science fiction : sixteenth annual collection

Author: Gardner R Dozois
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st ed
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Twenty-five stories with commentary by the editor. The subjects treated include alternate worlds, genetic engineering, new weapons, inter-galactic trade and the consequence of immortality.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gardner R Dozois
ISBN: 0312209630 9780312209636 0312204450 9780312204457
OCLC Number: 41554474
Description: lix, 609 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Summation: 1998 --
Oceanic / Greg Egan --
Approaching perimelasma / Geoffery A. Landis --
Craphound / Cory Doctorow --
Jedella ghost / Tannith Lee --
Taklamakan / Bruce Sterling --
The island of the immortals / Ursula K. Le Guin --
Sea change, with monsters / Paul J. McAuley --
Divided by infinity / Robert Charles Wilson --
Us / Howard Waldrop --
The days of Solomon Gursky / Ian McDonald --
The cuckoo's boys / Robert Reed --
The halfway house at the heart of darkness / William Browning Spencer --
The very pulse of the machine / Michael Swanick --
Story of your life / Ted Chiang --
Voivodoi / Liz Williams --
Saddlepoint: roughneck / Stephen Baxter --
This side of independence / Rob Chilson --
Unborn again / Chris Lawson --
Grist / Tony Daniel --
La cenerentola / Gwyneth Jones --
Down in the dark / William Barton --
Free in Asveroth / Jim Grimsley --
The dancing floor / Cherry Wilder --
The summer isles / Ian MacLeod --
Honorable mentions.
Responsibility: edited by Gardner Dozois.

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This is the 16th anthology of contemporary science fiction, with writing from Greg Egan, Tanith Lee, Ian MacDonald, Robert Silverberg, Bruce Stanwick and a host of other luminaries of the sci-fi  Read more...

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