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Introduction essay by David G Hartwell Harrison Bergeron story by Kurt Vonnegut Jr Forgetfulness story by John W Campbell Jr Special Flight story by John Berryman Chronopolis story by J G Ballard Triceratops story by Kono Tensei The Man Who Lost the Sea story by Theodore Sturgeon On the Inside Track story by Karl Michael Armer The Golem story by Avram Davidson The New Prehistory story by Ren Rebetez Cortes A Meeting With Medusa novella by Arthur C Clark The Valley of Echoes story by G rard Klein The Fifth Head of Cerberus novella by Gene Wolfe The Chaste Planet story by John Updike The Blind Pilot story by Nathalie Charles Henneberg The Men Who Murdered Mohammed story by Alfred Bester Pairpuppets story by Manuel van Loggem Two Dooms story by C M Kornbluth The Tale of the Computer That Fought a Dragon story by Stanislaw Lem The Green Hills of Earth story by Robert A Heinlein Ghost V story by Robert Sheckley The Phantom of Kansas story by John Varley Captain Nemo s Last Stand story by Josef Nesvadba Inconstant Moon story by Larry Niven The Gold at the Starbow s End story by Frederik Pohl A Sign In Space story by Italo Calvino The Spiral story by Italo Calvino The Dead Past story by Isaac Asimov The Lens story by Annemarie van Ewyck The Hurkle Is a Happy Beast story by Theodore Sturgeon Zero Hour story by Ray Bradbury Nine Lives story by Ursula K LeGuin The Muse story by Anthony Burgess The Public Hating story by Steve Allen Poor Superman story by Fritz Leiber Angouleme story by Thomas M Disch Stranger Station story by Damon Knight The Dead Fish story by Boris Vian I Was the First to Find You story by Kirill Bulychev The Lineman novella by Walter M Miller Jr Tlon Uqbar Orbis Tertius story by Jorge Lu s Borges Codemus story by Tor Age Bringsvaerd A Kind if Artistry story by Brian Aldiss Second Variety story by Philip K Dick Weihnachtsabend story by Keith Roberts I Do Not Love Thee Doctor Fell story by Robert Bloch Aye amp Gomorrah story by Samuel R Delany How Erg the Self Inducting Slew a Paleface story by Stanislaw Lem Nobody s Home story by Joanna Russ Party Line story by G rard Klein The Proud Robot story by Lewis Padgett Vintage Season story by Henry Kuttner amp C L Moore The Way to Amalteia novella by Arkady amp Boris Strugatsky by David G. Hartwell, Clifton Fadiman, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., John W. Campbell Jr., J.G. Ballard, Kono Tensei, Theodore Sturgeon, Karl Michael Armer, René Rebetez, Arthur C. Clarke, Avram Davidson, Gérard Klein, Gene Wolfe, John Updike, Nathalie-Charles Henneberg, Alfred Bester, Manuel van Loggem, C.M. Kornbluth, Stanisław Lem, Robert A. Heinlein, Robert Sheckley, John Varley, Josef Nesvadba, Larry Niven, Frederik Pohl, Italo Calvino, Isaac Asimov, Annemarie van Ewyck, Ray Bradbury, Ursula K. Le Guin, Anthony Burgess, Steve Allen, Fritz Leiber, Thomas M. Disch, Damon Knight, Boris Vian, Kir Bulychev, Walter M. Miller Jr., Jorge Luis Borges, Tor Åge Bringsvaerd, Brian W. Aldiss, Philip K. Dick, Keith Roberts, Robert Bloch, Samuel R. Delany, Joanna Russ, Lewis Padgett, Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky, Roger De Garis, John Berryman

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The World Treasury of Science Fiction
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Hartwell has brought together only the best of this year s new SF from established pros and audacious newcomers selecting only those that share the universal quality of great science fiction Here are stories that go beyond space and time br br b Contents b br br ix Introduction Science Fiction is Alive and Well essay by David G Hartwell br Think Like a Dinosaur novelette by James Patrick Kelly br Wonders of the Invisible World shortstory by Patricia A McKillip br Hot Times in Magma City novella by Robert Silverberg br Gossamer Xeelee shortstory by Stephen Baxter br A Worm in the Well novelette by Gregory Benford br Downloading Midnight novelette by William Browning Spencer br For White Hill novella by Joe Haldeman br In Saturn Time shortstory by William Barton br Coming of Age in Karhide Hainish novelette by Ursula K Le Guin br The Three Descents of Jeremy Baker shortstory by Roger Zelazny br Evolution novelette by Nancy Kress br The Day the Aliens Came shortstory by Robert Sheckley br Microbe Elysium Cycle shortstory by Joan Slonczewski br The Ziggurat novella by Gene Wolfe, Featuring more than sixty groundbreaking short stories by modern science fiction s most important and influential writers The Ascent of Wonder offers a definitive and incisive exploration of the SF genre s visionary core From Poe to Pohl Wells to Wolfe and Verne to Vinge this hefty anthology fully charts the themes trends thoughts and traditions that comprise the challenging yet rich literary form known as hard SF br br Contents br br Real Science Imaginary Worlds essay by Gregory Benford br On Science and Science Fiction essay by Kathryn Cramer br Hard Science Fiction essay by David G Hartwell br Nine Lives novelette by Ursula K Le Guin br Light of Other Days Slow Glass shortstory by Bob Shaw br Rappaccini s Daughter novelette by Nathaniel Hawthorne br The Star shortstory by Arthur C Clarke br Proof shortstory by Hal Clement br It s Great to Be Back Future History shortstory by Robert A Heinlein br Procreation shortstory by Gene Wolfe br Mimsy Were the Borogoves novelette by Henry Kuttner and C L Moore as by Lewis Padgett br Davey Jones Ambassador novelette by Raymond Z Gallun br The Life and Times of Multivac shortstory by Isaac Asimov br The Singing Diamond shortstory by Robert L Forward br Down amp Out on Ellfive Prime novelette by Dean Ing br Send Me a Kiss by Wire shortstory by Hilbert Schenck br The Xi Effect shortstory by R S Richardson as by Philip Latham br A Descent into the Maelstrom shortstory by Edgar Allan Poe aka A Descent into the Maelstr m br Exposures shortstory by Gregory Benford br The Planners shortstory by Kate Wilhelm br Beep novelette by James Blish br Drode s Equations novelette by Richard Grant br The Weather Man novella by Theodore L Thomas br Transit of Earth shortstory by Arthur C Clarke br Prima Belladonna Vermilion Sands shortstory by J G Ballard br To Bring in the Steel novelette by Donald Kingsbury br Gomez novelette by C M Kornbluth br Waterclap novelette by Isaac Asimov br Weyr Search Dragonriders of Pern novella by Anne McCaffrey br Message Found in a Copy of Flatland shortstory by Rudy Rucker br The Cold Equations novelette by Tom Godwin br The Land Ironclads novelette by H G Wells br The Hole Man shortstory by Larry Niven br Atomic Power shortstory by John W Campbell Jr as by Don A Stuart br Stop Evolution in Its Tracks shortstory by John Sladek br The Hungry Guinea Pig shortstory by Miles J Breuer M D br The Very Slow Time Machine novelette by Ian Watson br The Beautiful and the Sublime novelette by Bruce Sterling br The Author of the Acacia Seeds and Other Extracts from the Journal of the Association of Therolinguistics shortstory by Ursula K Le Guin aka The Author of the Acacia Seeds and Other Extracts from the Journal of the Association of Therolinguistics br Heat of Fusion shortstory by John M Ford br Dolphin s Way shortstory by Gordon R Dickson br All the Hues of Hell shortstory by Gene Wolfe br Occam s Scalpel novelette by Theodore Sturgeon br giANTS shortstory by Edward Bryant br Time Fuze shortstory by Randall Garrett br Desertion City shortstory by Clifford D Simak br Kyrie shortstory by Poul Anderson br The Person from Porlock shortstory by Raymond F Jones br Day Million shortstory by Frederik Pohl br The Cage of Sand novelette by J G Ballard br The Psychologist Who Wouldn t Do Awful Things to Rats novelette by James Tiptree Jr br In the Year shortstory by Jules Verne aka La Journ e d un journaliste am ricain en br Surface Tension Pantropy novelette by James Blish br No No Not Rogov The Instrumentality of Mankind shortstory by Cordwainer Smith br In a Petri Dish Upstairs novelette by George Turner br With the Night Mail novelette by Rudyard Kipling br The Longest Science Fiction Story Ever Told shortstory by Arthur C Clarke br The Pi Man shortstory by Alfred Bester br Relativistic Effects novelette by Gregory Benford br Making Light shortstory by James P Hogan br The Last Question shortstory by Isaac Asimov br The Indefatigable Frog shortstory by Philip K Dick br Chromatic Aberration novelette by John M Ford br The Snowball Effect shortstory by Katherine MacLean br The Morphology of the Kirkham Wreck novelette by Hilbert Schenck br Tangents shortstory by Greg Bear br Johnny Mnemonic shortstory by William Gibson br What Continues What Fails novelette by David Brin br Mammy Morgan Played the Organ Her Daddy Beat the Drum novella by Michael F Flynn br Bookworm Run novelette by Vernor Vinge br Appendix Another Path Through the Book The Ascent of Wonder The Evolution of Hard SF essay by Kathryn Cramer, Travel farther than you ve ever dreamed Man has mused about the nature of our universe since he first gazed up in wonder at the stars Now some of the most fertile imaginations in speculative fiction offer bold and breathtaking visions of what s out there and what s next in the eleventh annual celebration of the very best short SF to appear over the past year br br Once again acclaimed editors and anthologists David G Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer have compiled an extraordinary collection featuring stunning works from modern masters as well as dazzling gems from brilliant new talents tales that carry the reader to the far corners of the galaxy and beyond into hitherto unexplored regions Get ready to take glorious flight on a journey to the miraculous br br b Contents b br br xi Introduction Year s Best SF essay by David G Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer br New Hope for the Dead shortstory by David Langford br Deus Ex Homine shortstory by Hannu Rajaniemi br When the Great Days Came shortstory by Gardner Dozois as by Gardner R Dozois br Second Person Present Tense novelette by Daryl Gregory br Dreadnought shortstory by Justina Robson br A Case of Consilience shortstory by Ken MacLeod br Toy Planes shortstory by Tobias S Buckell br Mason s Rats Mason s Rats shortstory by Neal Asher variant of Mason s Rats I br A Modest Proposal shortstory by Vonda N McIntyre br Guadalupe and Hieronymus Bosch shortstory by Rudy Rucker br The Forever Kitten shortstory by Peter F Hamilton br City of Reason Homesteader Coordinator Group novelette by Matthew Jarpe br Ivory Tower shortstory by Bruce Sterling br Sheila shortstory by Lauren McLaughlin br Rats of the System shortstory by Paul J McAuley as by Paul McAuley br I Love Liver A Romance shortstory by Larissa Lai br The Edge of Nowhere novelette by James Patrick Kelly br What s Expected of Us shortstory by Ted Chiang br Girls and Boys Come Out to Play Darger and Surplus novelette by Michael Swanwick br Lakes of Light Xeelee novelette by Stephen Baxter br The Albian Message shortstory by Oliver Morton br Bright Red Star shortstory by Bud Sparhawk br Third Day Lights novelette by Alaya Dawn Johnson br Ram Shift Phase shortstory by Greg Bear br On the Brane novelette by Gregory Benford br Oxygen Rising novelette by R Garcia y Robertson br And Future King shortstory by Adam Roberts br Beyond the Aquila Rift novelette by Alastair Reynolds br Angel of Light shortstory by Joe Haldeman br Ikiryoh shortstory by Liz Williams br I Robot novelette by Cory Doctorow, The short story is one of the most vibrant and exciting areas in science fiction today It is where the hot new authors emerge and where the beloved giants of the field continue to publish Now building on the success of the first thirteen volumes Eos will once again present a collection of the best stories of in mass market Here selected and compiled by David G Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer two of the most respected editors in the field are stories with visions of tomorrow and yesterday of the strange and the familiar of the unknown and the unknowable With stories from an all star team of science fiction authors The Year s Best Sf is an indispensable guide for every science fiction fan br br Contents br br Arkfall novella by Carolyn Ives Gilman br Orange shortstory by Neil Gaiman br Memory Dog novelette by Kathleen Ann Goonan br Pump Six novelette by Paolo Bacigalupi br Boojum Boojum shortstory by Elizabeth Bear and Sarah Monette br Exhalation shortstory by Ted Chiang br Traitor shortstory by M Rickert br The Things That Make Me Weak and Strange Get Engineered Away shortfiction by Cory Doctorow br Oblivion A Journey shortstory by Vandana Singh br The House Left Empty shortstory by Robert Reed br The Scarecrow s Boy shortstory by Michael Swanwick br N Words shortstory by Ted Kosmatka br Fury novelette by Alastair Reynolds br Cheats novelette by Gwyneth Jones as by Ann Halam br The Ships Like Clouds Risen by Their Rain novelette by Jason Sanford br The Egg Man novelette by Mary Rosenblum br Glass shortfiction by Daryl Gregory br Fixing Hanover novelette by Jeff VanderMeer br Message Found in a Gravity Wave shortfiction by Rudy Rucker br Mitigation novelette by Karl Schroeder and Tobias S Buckell br Spiders shortstory by Sue Burke