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Wastelands : stories of the Apocalypse / edited by John Joseph Adams.

Title
Wastelands : stories of the Apocalypse / edited by John Joseph Adams.
Publication
San Francisco : Nightshade Book, c2008.

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TextRequest in advance PS648.S3 W395 2008Off-site

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Additional Authors
  • Adams, John Joseph.
  • Adams, John Joseph, 1976-
  • King, Stephen, 1947-
  • Card, Orson Scott.
  • Bacigalupi, Paolo.
  • Rickert, M. (Mary), 1959-
  • Lethem, Jonathan.
  • Martin, George R. R.
  • Buckell, Tobias S.
  • McDevitt, Jack.
  • Doctorow, Cory.
  • Van Pelt, James, 1954-
  • Kadrey, Richard.
  • Wells, Catherine, 1952-
  • Oltion, Jerry.
  • Wolfe, Gene.
  • Kress, Nancy.
  • Bear, Elizabeth.
  • Butler, Octavia E.
  • Emshwiller, Carol.
  • Barrett, Neal, Jr., 1929-2014.
  • Bailey, Dale.
  • Grigg, David R.
  • Langan, John (John Paul).
Description
333 p.; 23 cm.
Summary
Presents a collection of short stories from such authors as Stephen King, Orson Scott Card, John Langan, and Octavia E. Butler that focus on the end of the world.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Science fiction, American.
  • Science fiction, Australian.
  • Short stories, American.
  • Short stories, Australian.
  • Short stories
  • Science fiction
  • Short stories.
  • Fiction
Note
  • Collection of short stories by 21 American authors and one Australian author (David Grigg).
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-331).
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
End of the whole mess / Stephen King -- Salvage / Orson Scott Card -- People of sand and slag / Paolo Bacigalupi -- Bread and bombs / M. Rickert -- How we got in town and out again / Jonathan Lethem -- Dark, dark were the tunnels / George R.R. Martin -- Waiting for the Zephyr / Tobias S. Buckell -- Never despair / Jack McDevitt -- When Sysdmins ruled the Earth / Cory Doctorow -- Last of the O-forms / James Van Pelt -- Still life with Apocalypse / Richard Kadrey -- Artie's angels / Catherine Wells -- Judgment passed / Jerry Oltion -- Mute / Gene Wolfe -- Inertia / Nancy Kress -- And the deep blue sea / Elizabeth Bear -- Speech sounds / Octavia E. Butler -- Killers / Carol Emshwiller -- Ginny Sweethips' flying circus / Neal Barrett, Jr. -- End of the word as we know it / Dale Bailey -- Song before sunset / David Grigg -- Episode seven : Last stand against the pack in the kingdom of the purple flowers / John Langan.
ISBN
  • 9781597801058
  • 1597801054
OCLC
166390474
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library