The Furthest Horizon

SF Adventures to the Far Future

Edited by Gardner Dozois

St. Martin's Griffin

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It is the essence of science fiction to chart the possibilities of the future, but it takes the hand of a master to capture the farthest reaches of time--futures almost unimaginably distant. The Furthest Horizon collects seventeen of the most inventive and audacious visions of the future by many acclaimed writers, including:

* Brian Aldiss * Paul Anderson * Avram Davidson * Joe Haldeman * Alexander Jablokov * Paul J. McAuley * Ian McDonald * Michael Moorcock * Frederik Pohl * Robert Reed * Keith Roberts * Robert Silverberg * Cordwainer Smith * James Tiptree, Jr. * Jack Vance * Walter Jon Williams * Gene Wolfe

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  The Furthest Horizon
Old HundredthBRIAN W. ALDISS
 
 
 The far future seems to hold a special fascination and allure for Brian W. Aldiss, and in a field where such stories are relatively rare, he has almost made a specialty out of writing about it. The Long Afternoon of Earth (also known as the Hothouse series, under which title it won a special Hugo Award in 1962) remains one of the classic visions of the distant future of Earth, as well as being a foundation stone of the subgenre of science-fantasy, but Aldiss has also handled the theme with grace and a wealth

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"The most important and influential SF-magazine editor in the world."-Interzone

"Dozois is to the 1980s and 1990s what John W. Campbell, Jr., was to the 1940s and 1950s-the finest editor in the world of short SF."--Publishers Weekly

"Dozois is arguably the most accomplished editor in the field of modern genre short fiction."--SF Site

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Edited by Gardner Dozois

Gardner Dozois edits the Year's Best Science Fiction anthologies and Asimov's SF magazine from his home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He has won the Hugo Award for Best Editor ten times.

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The Furthest Horizon
SF Adventures to the Far Future
Edited by Gardner Dozois

Trade Paperback

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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
May 2000
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312263263
ISBN10: 0312263260
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 480 pages
$17.95

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St. Martin's Griffin
April 2011
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ISBN: 9780312271534
ISBN10: 0312271530
480 pages
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