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DAW 30th Anniversary Science Fiction

3.42 of 5 stars 3.42  ·  rating details  ·  77 ratings  ·  2 reviews
"One of the standout collections of the year. When you factor in the nostalgiac and forward-looking emotions of its raison d'etre, it becomes an even more potent touchstone for the whole genre."
Hardcover, 480 pages
Published May 1st 2002 by DAW (first published 2002)
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Joshua Palmatier
Introduction by Betsy Wollheim and Sheila Gilbert: Normally I don’t find much of value in the introduction except perhaps the initial idea behind the anthology (which I then use to judge whether or not the authors stuck to that idea, deviated from it, or did something incredibly cool and unexpected with it). This time, though, the introduction actually gives you some incredibly interesting history on how DAW came to be and how it got to where it is right now, with Betsy and Sheila as editors. Pe ...more
An Odd1
Finite adventure, win fight against villains, more exciting than taking place of strangers -- "what if". On their short radio messages, we hear Sandman and pals 6, seem to save a ship/station/planet. Zahn, already favorite author, gives clear plot and punchline. Men in losing war need location of enemy weak point, but undercover agent has been missing many months. (view spoiler) On Ganymede 11, Rhodes son sets out ...more
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Elizabeth "Betsy" Wollheim is editor of several works and is President, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief at DAW books. She is the recipient of the 2012 Hugo Award for Best Editor, Long Form.

About DAW -- Founded in 1971 by veteran paperback editor Donald A. Wollheim, along with his wife, Elsie B. Wollheim, DAW Books was the first publishing company ever devoted exclusively to science fiction and fanta
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