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A Collection of Robert Sheckley Science Fiction

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A Collection of Robert Sheckley Science Fiction includes 14 short stories that appeared in magazines of the 1950's. Included are: Beside Still Waters, Cost of Living, Diplomatic Immunity, Ask A Foolish, Question, The Leech, Warrior Race, The Hour of Battle, One Man's Poison, Warm, Keep Your Shape, Death Wish, Watchbird, Bad Medicine, Forever. Robert Sheckley was a Hugo and ...more
Paperback, 164 pages
Published March 27th 2012 by Gnome Press
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My favourites were: The Prize of Peril (naturally), Warrior Race, Diplomatic Immunity, and Watchbird.
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One of science fiction's great humorists, Sheckley was a prolific short story writer beginning in 1952 with titles including "Specialist", "Pilgrimage to Earth", "Warm", "The Prize of Peril", and "Seventh Victim", collected in volumes from Untouched by Human Hands (1954) to Is That What People Do? (1984) and a five-volume set of Collected Stories (1991). His first novel, Immortality, Inc. (1958), ...more
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