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Houston, Houston, Do You Read?

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Houston, Houston, Do You Read?

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Author: James Tiptree, Jr.
Publisher: Arkham House, 1990
Tor, 1989
Arbor House, 1980
Del Rey, 1978
Harper & Row, 1978
DAW Books, 1977
Fawcett Books, 1976

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Book Type: Novella
Genre: Science-Fiction / Horror
Sub-Genre Tags: Time Travel
Human Development
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Hugo- and Nebula-winning Novella

In Tiptree's most famous and most reprinted story, a US spacecraft with an all-male crew is thrown forward in time to an Earth where all men have died from a plague.

This story was collected in Star Songs of an Old Primate (1978) and Her Smoke Rose Up Forever (1990), and anthologized in Aurora: Beyond Equality (1976), The 1977 Annual World's Best SF (1977), Nebula Winners Twelve (1978), The Arbor House Treasury of Great Science Fiction Short Novels (1980), The Hugo Winners, Volume 4 (1985), The Best of the Nebulas (1989), and as one half of Tor Double #11 (1989).

Listen to a radio play of this story at the Sci-Fi Radio archive (#17).


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