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Another World

Adventures in Otherness
An anthology of stories edited by

A collection of science fiction classics edited and introduced by the winner of fifteen Hugo awards for best editor, Gardner Dozois.

From the introduction:

Here is life on another world, in another place, another time. Here is what it is like to wear an alien skin. Here are new concepts, new vistas, magic. . . "Why read science fiction?" It's alive in a world of dead art, dead minds, dead institutions; it's a bright-eyed, irreverent little animal scurrying through a petrified landscape of old dead trees; it's unashamedly potent and prolific in a world that grows increasingly weary and sterile; it dares to raise its voice in boisterous joy, sorrow, and anger in a place full of sour silence and dead echoes.

Contains these legendary tales: "The Oldest Soldier" by Fritz Leiber, "After the Myths Went Home," by Robert Silverberg, "The Stars Below," by Ursula K. Le Guin, "Straw," by Gene Wolfe, "On the Gem Planet," by Cordwainer Smith, "Beam Us Home" by James Tiptree, Jr.,"The Barbarian," by Joanna Russ, "Among the Hairy Earthmen," by R. A. Lafferty, "Man in the Jar," by Damon Knight, "Old Hundredth," by Brian W. Aldiss, and "The Signaller," by Keith Roberts.

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Used availability for Gardner Dozois's Another World

Hardback Editions

May 1977 : USA Library Binding

Title: Another World: Adventures in Otherness
Author(s): Gardner Dozois
ISBN: 0-695-40695-7 / 978-0-695-40695-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wilcox & Follett Book Co
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April 1977 : USA Hardback

Title: Another world: A science fiction anthology
Author(s): Fritz et al (edit by Gardner Dozois LEIBER
ISBN: 0-695-80695-5 / 978-0-695-80695-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Follett Pub. Co
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Kindle Editions

October 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Another World
Author(s): Gardner Dozois
Publisher: Baen Books
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