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Title The best military science fiction of the 20th century [electronic resource] / edited by Harry Turtledove with Martin H. Greenberg.
Publication New York : Random House Pub. Group, [2001]
Copyright date ©2001
Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 544 pages ; 24 cm
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Call # eBOOK
Note "A Del Rey book."
Summary Explosive and provocative battles fought across the boundaries of time and space--and on the frontiers of the human mind. Science fiction's finest have yielded this definitive collection featuring stories of warfare, victory, conquest, heroism, and overwhelming odds. These are scenarios few have ever dared to contemplate. Guaranteed to spark the imagination and thrill the soul, these thirteen science fiction gems cast a stark light on our dreams and our darkest fears--truly among the finest tales of the 20th century.
Contents Among thieves / Poul Anderson -- Second variety / Philip K. Dick -- Hero / Joe W. Haldeman -- Superiority / Arthur C. Clarke -- Ender's game / Orson Scott Card -- Hangman / David Drake -- The last article / Harry Turtledove -- The game of rat and dragon / Cordwainer Smith -- Night of the vampyres / George R.R. Martin -- To the storming gulf / Gregory Benford -- Wolf time / Walter Jon Williams -- The scapegoat / C.J. Cherryh -- Dragonrider / Anne McCaffrey.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. New York : Random House Pub. Group, 2006. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2122 KB) or Kindle reader (file size approx.: 659 KB).
Subject Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction.
Military art and science -- Fiction.
Space warfare -- Fiction.
Genre Science fiction.
War fiction.
Short stories.
Electronic books.
Addl. Author Turtledove, Harry.
Greenberg, Martin Harry.
OverDrive, Inc.
Alt Title Best military science fiction of the twentieth century
Related To Original 9780345439895 (DLC) 00068066 (OCoLC)45621047
ISBN 9780345494290 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
0345494296 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
9780345494290 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
0345494296 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)

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