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The Drowned Giant

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The Drowned Giant

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Alternate Title: Souvenir
Author: J. G. Ballard
Publisher: Playboy Magazine, 1965
Gollancz, 1964

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Book Type: Short Story
Genre: Fantasy
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Nebula Award nominated short story. It orginally appeared in the collection The Terminal Beach (1964). In the US is was first published in Playboy, May 1965, under the title Souvenir. It can also be found in the anthologies Nebula Award Stories 1965 (1966), edited by Damon Knight, 11th Annual Edition: The Year's Best S-F (1966), edited by Judith Merril, Masterpieces of Fantasy and Wonder (1989), edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer, The Road to Science Fiction 5: The British Way (1998), edited by James Gunn Kafkaesque: Stories Inspired by Franz Kafka (2011), edtied by James Patrick Kelly and John Kessel. It is also included in the collections The Impossible Man and Other Stories (1966), Chronopolis and Other Stories (1971), The Best Short Stories of J. G. Ballard (1978) and The Complete Short Stories of J. G. Ballard (2001).


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