Published: San Francisco [Calif.] : Night Shade Books, c2010 Edition: 1st ed Description: 389 p. ; 24 cm ISBN/ISSN: 9781597801843 (hbk.), 1597801844 (hbk.), 1597801844, Language: English
Venice drowned -- Ridge running -- Before I wake -- Black air -- The lucky strike -- A sensitive dependence on initial conditions -- Arthur Sternbach brings the curveball to Mars --The blind geometer -- Our town --Escape from Kathmandu --Remaking history --The translator --Glacier --The lunatics -- Zurich -- Vinland the dream -- A history of the twentieth century with illustrations -- Muir on Shasta -- Sexual dimorphism -- Discovering life -- Prometheus unbound. At last -- The timpanist of the Berlin Philharmonic, 1942 -- Afterword by Kim Stanley Robinson
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