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Worlds of Maybe: Seven Stories of Science Fiction

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Short stories in that sub-genre of science fiction called alternate history.

Includes: Sidewise in Time, by Murray Leinster; Sail On! Sail On!, by Philip José Farmer, Slips Take Over, by Miriam Allen deFord; All the Myriad Ways, by Larry Niven (nominee, 1969 Hugo Award); Living Space, by Isaac Asimov; Translation Error, by Robert Silverberg; Delenda Est, by Poul Anderson.
Mass Market Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 1st 1974 by Dell/Laurel-Leaf (first published 1970)
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Rick
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I bought this for the story "Sidewise in Time" which is supposedly the first instance of a story of multiple-universe time travel. It was written in 1937. Wonderful stuff. I'm also enjoying other stories in the collection.
Sarah
Surprisingly good. Really fun short stories about parallel universes.
Charles
Seven SF stories, including Delenda est by Anderson. Good stuff.
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Robert Silverberg is one of science fiction’s most beloved writers, and the author of such contemporary classics as Dying Inside, Downward to the Earth and Lord Valentine’s Castle, as well as At Winter’s End, also available in a Bison Books edition. He is a past president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and the winner of five Nebula Awards and five Hugo Awards. In 2004 the Sc ...more
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