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Robert Adams' Book of Alternate Worlds

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Paperback, 366 pages
Published July 7th 1987 by Roc
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Nicholas Barone
Jul 25, 2011 rated it liked it
Very good collection of stories about alternate worlds. Several excellent stories, and no clunkers. Standouts include Robert Silverberg's "Many Mansions", Murray Leinster's "The Other Wolrd", and L Sprague de Camp's "Aristotle and the Gun"
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Franklin Robert Adams (August 31, 1933 - January 4, 1990) was an American science fiction and fantasy writer, formerly a career soldier. He is best known for his "Horseclans" books. He wrote as Robert Adams, an abbreviated form of his full name.

Adams was an early pioneer of the post-holocaust novel. His Horseclans novels are precursors to many of today's attempts at this type of story, many of wh
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