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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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Terrifying barbarians cunning mages and daring heroes run rampant through these exceptional examples of the exciting sword and sorcery genre In Tower of the Elephant Conan takes up jewel thievery but proves to be far better with his sword The Flame Bringers finds antihero Elric infiltrating a band of bloodthirsty mercenaries and outwitting a powerful sorcerer Become a Warrior is the unexpected tale of a child who loses all she holds dear only to gain unforeseen power and unlikely revenge Further entries come from early legends such as Jack Vance and Catherine Louise Moore the next wave of talents including Fritz Leiber and Michael Moorcock and modern trendsetters like George R R Martin Karl Edward Wagner and David Drake This essential fast paced anthology is a chronological gathering of influential inventive and entertaining fantasy sure to appeal to action oriented fans br br Contents br br Introduction Storytellers A Guided Ramble into Sword and Sorcery Fiction by David Drake br br The Tower of the Elephant by Robert E Howard br Black God s Kiss by C L Moore br The Unholy Grail by Fritz Leiber br The Tale of Hauk by Poul Anderson br The Caravan of Forgotten Dreams by Michael Moorcock br The Adventuress by Joanna Russ br Gimmile s Song by Charles R Saunders br Undertow by Karl Edward Wagner br The Stages of the God by Ramsey Campbell writing as Montgomery Comfort br The Barrow Troll by David Drake br Soldier of an Empire Unacquainted With Defeat by Glen Cook br Epistle From Lebanoi by Michael Shea br Become a Warrior by Jane Yolen br The Red Guild by Rachel Pollack br Six From Atlantis by Gene Wolfe br The Sea Troll s Daughter by Caitl n R Kiernan br The Coral Heart by Jeffrey Ford br Path of the Dragon by George R R Martin br The Year of the Three Monarchs by Michael Swanwick br br, b Table of contents b br br Introduction essay by David G Hartwell br Harrison Bergeron story by Kurt Vonnegut Jr br Forgetfulness story by John W Campbell Jr br Special Flight story by John Berryman br Chronopolis story by J G Ballard br Triceratops story by Kono Tensei br The Man Who Lost the Sea story by Theodore Sturgeon br On the Inside Track story by Karl Michael Armer br The Golem story by Avram Davidson br The New Prehistory story by Ren Rebetez Cortes br A Meeting With Medusa novella by Arthur C Clark br The Valley of Echoes story by G rard Klein br The Fifth Head of Cerberus novella by Gene Wolfe br The Chaste Planet story by John Updike br The Blind Pilot story by Nathalie Charles Henneberg br The Men Who Murdered Mohammed story by Alfred Bester br Pairpuppets story by Manuel van Loggem br Two Dooms story by C M Kornbluth br The Tale of the Computer That Fought a Dragon story by Stanislaw Lem br The Green Hills of Earth story by Robert A Heinlein br Ghost V story by Robert Sheckley br The Phantom of Kansas story by John Varley br Captain Nemo s Last Stand story by Josef Nesvadba br Inconstant Moon story by Larry Niven br The Gold at the Starbow s End story by Frederik Pohl br A Sign In Space story by Italo Calvino br The Spiral story by Italo Calvino br The Dead Past story by Isaac Asimov br The Lens story by Annemarie van Ewyck br The Hurkle Is a Happy Beast story by Theodore Sturgeon br Zero Hour story by Ray Bradbury br Nine Lives story by Ursula K LeGuin br The Muse story by Anthony Burgess br The Public Hating story by Steve Allen br Poor Superman story by Fritz Leiber br Angouleme story by Thomas M Disch br Stranger Station story by Damon Knight br The Dead Fish story by Boris Vian br I Was the First to Find You story by Kirill Bulychev br The Lineman novella by Walter M Miller Jr br Tlon Uqbar Orbis Tertius story by Jorge Lu s Borges br Codemus story by Tor Age Bringsvaerd br A Kind if Artistry story by Brian Aldiss br Second Variety story by Philip K Dick br Weihnachtsabend story by Keith Roberts br I Do Not Love Thee Doctor Fell story by Robert Bloch br Aye amp Gomorrah story by Samuel R Delany br How Erg the Self Inducting Slew a Paleface story by Stanislaw Lem br Nobody s Home story by Joanna Russ br Party Line story by G rard Klein br The Proud Robot story by Lewis Padgett br Vintage Season story by Henry Kuttner amp C L Moore br The Way to Amalteia novella by Arkady amp Boris Strugatsky, 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, i Twenty First Century Science Fiction i is an enormous anthology of short stories close to words edited by two of the most prestigious and award winning editors in the SF field and featuring recent stories from some of science fiction s greatest up and coming authors br br David Hartwell and Patrick Nielsen Hayden have long been recognized as two of the most skilled and trusted arbiters of the field but i Twenty First Century Science Fiction i presents fans first opportunities to see what their considerable talents come up with together and also to get a unique perspective on what s coming i next i in the science fiction field br br The anthology includes authors ranging from bestselling and established favorites to incandescent new talents including Paolo Bacigalupi Cory Doctorow Catherynne M Valente John Scalzi Jo Walton Charles Stross Elizabeth Bear and Peter Watts and the stories selected include winners and nominees of all of the science fiction field s major awards br br One of i Publishers Weekly i s Best Science Fiction Books of