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Far horizons / edited by Robert Silverberg.

Silverberg, Robert. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0061130230 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 0061130222 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Perfectbound, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from eBook information screen.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Ekumen: old music and the slave women / Ursula K. Le Guin -- The Forever war: a separate war / Joe Haldeman -- The Ender series: investment counselor / Orson Scott Card -- The Uplift universe: temptation / David Brin -- Roma Eterna: getting to know the dragon / Robert Silverberg -- The Hyperion cantos: orphans of the helix / Dan Simmons -- The Sleepless: sleeping dogs / Nancy Kress -- Tales of the Heechee: the boy who would live forever / Frederik Pohl -- The Galactic center series: a hunger for the infinite / Gregory Benford -- The ship who sang: the ship that returned / Anne McCaffrey -- The Way: the way of all ghosts / Greg Bear.
Summary, etc.:
An anthology of science fiction, updating famous stories. Included are updates of Robert Silverberg's alternate Roman empire, Anne McCaffrey's the sentient ship, Helva, and Nancy Kress' conflict between genetically engineered people.
System Details Note:
Requires Adobe Reader 6.0 (file size: 1608 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 563 KB).
Subject: Science fiction, American.
Genre: Electronic books.

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