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Virtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred Bester / introduction by Robert Silverberg ; stories selected by Robert Silverberg, Byron Preiss, and Keith R.A. DeCandido.

Bester, Alfred. (Author). Silverberg, Robert. (Added Author). Preiss, Byron, 1953-2005 (Added Author). DeCandido, Keith R. A. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette SF FIC BES (Text) 31951004291461 Main Floor - Science Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0679767835
  • ISBN: 9780679767831
  • ISBN: 1568658052
  • ISBN: 9781568658056
  • Physical Description: xiii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1997.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Byron Preiss book."
"A Vintage original"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
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thundermug -- Adam and no Eve -- And 3 1/2 to go (fragment) -- Galatea Galante -- The devil without glasses (previously unpublished)
Summary, etc.:
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.
Genre: Short stories.

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