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The year's best science fiction : twelfth annual collection

Author: Gardner R Dozois
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Annual collection of outstanding science fiction stories, showcasing the highest levels of creativity and craft in the genre.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gardner R Dozois
ISBN: 0312132220 9780312132224 0312132212 9780312132217
OCLC Number: 32802172
Description: xlvi, 590 pages : charts ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Summation: 1994 --
Forgiveness day / Ursula K. Le Guin --
The Remoras / Robert Reed --
Nekropolis / Maureen F. McHugh --
Margin of error / Nancy Kress --
Cilia-of-gold / Stephen Baxter --
Going after old man Alabama / William Sanders --
Melodies of the heart / Michael F. Flynn --
The hole in the hole / Terry Bisson --
Paris in June / Pat Cadigan --
Flowering mandrake / George Turner --
None so blind / Joe Haldeman --
Cocoon / Greg Egan --
Seven views of Olduvai Gorge / Mike Resnick --
Dead space for the unexpected / Geoff Ryman --
Cri de coeur / Michael Bishop --
The sawing boys / Howard Waldrop --
The matter of Seggri / Ursula K. Le Guin --
Ylem / Eliot Fintushel --
Asylum / Katharine Kerr --
Red Elvis / Walter Jon Williams --
California dreamer / Mary Rosenblum --
Split light / Lisa Goldstein --
Les fleurs du mal / Brian Stableford --
Honorable mentions: 1994.
Responsibility: Gardner Dozois, editor.

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Annual collection of outstanding science fiction stories, showcasing the highest levels of creativity and craft in the genre.

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"Margin of Error" by Nancy Kress - Paula seeks her sister Karen's help when she discovers that she is dying from a biological treatment based on research she stole from Karen. Paula is contemptuous of Karen's children but Karen reveals a reverser exists for what's causing Paula's cellular damage and...
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