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This Way To The End Times: Classic Tales Of The Apocalypse (2016)
(eBook)


Published: [United States] : Three Rooms Press : Made available through hoopla, 2016
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781941110485 (electronic bk.), 1941110487 (electronic bk.),
Language:  English


THIS WAY TO THE END TIMES: Classic Tales of the Apocalypse, gathers 21 compelling, gripping stories of the not-too-distant demise of the earth as we know it. And what a collection. From little-known, brilliant tales by sci-fi legends Jules Vernes and Olaf Stapledon, to intense short works by sci-fi masters Ursula K. Le Guin, Connie Willis, Jack Vance, and Brian W. Aldiss, to haunting works by contemporary authors Dale Bailey, Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, Karen Haber and Megan Arkenberg, THIS WAY TO THE END TIMES paves the road to the fantastical future, alternating humor with grit, and hope with ghastly post apocalyptic visions. Guest editor Robert Silverberg beloved sci-fi master hand-picked each story, and offers an introduction to each, as well as an introduction to the anthology as a whole. A unique collection for longtime and new fans of speculative fiction, THIS WAY TO THE END TIMES roars into the future wide-eyed and full speed ahead. Complete list of authors: Jules Verne, James Elroy Flecker, Frank Lillie Pollock, G. Peyton Wertenbaker, Philip Latham, Jack Vance, Fritz Leiber, Brian W. Aldiss, Ursula K. Le Guin, Robert Silverberg, James Tiptree, Jr., Malcolm Edwards, Connie Willis, Karen Haber, by Dale Bailey, Megan Artenberg, Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, Olaf Stapledon

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Willis, Connie, author
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018 author
Aldiss, Brian W. 1925-eauthor (Brian Wilson),
Tiptree, James, Jr., 1915-1987, author
Vance, Jack, 1916-2013, author
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905, author
Silverberg, Robert, editor
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