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Houston, Houston, do you read?

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Published by Doubleday Book & Music Clubs] in [Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJames Tiptree, Jr. ; illustrated by Bob Eggleton.
SeriesThe Science Fiction Book Club collection
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3570.I66 H68 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 150 p. :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL721991M
ISBN 101568652518
LC Control Number97109151
OCLC/WorldCa36267750

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Edition Notes Series The Science Fiction Book Club collection. Classifications Dewey Decimal Class / Library of Congress PSI66 H68 The Physical Object Pagination vi, p.: Number of pages /5(2).

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You may not find all the stories comfortable to read but don't avoid them simply for that reason or because you don't agree with the central ideas.5/5(1). This is an entry for the novella "Houston, Houston, Do You Read?" also including the Science Fiction Book Club chapbook edition of the story.

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(pseudonym of Alice Sheldon). It won a Nebula Award for Best Novella in and a Hugo Award for Best Novella in The novella first appeared in the anthology "Aurora: Beyond Equality", edited by Vonda N.

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May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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