The World Treasury of Science Fiction
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JohnBerryman SPECIAL FLIGHT 34 I. G. Ballard CHRONOPOLIS 70 Kono Tensei TRICERATOPS 9Z Theodore Sturgeon THE MAN WHO LOST THE SEA 104 Karl Michael Armer ON THE INSIDE TRACK 1r5 Avram Davidson THE GOLEM t35 Rend Rebetez-Cortes THE NEW PREHISTORY 141 Arthur C. Clarke A MEETING WITH MEDUSA r46 VI / CONTENTS GdrardKlein 184 THE VALLEY OF ECHOES Gene Wolfe THE FIFTH HEAD OF CERBERUS 193 JohnUpdike 2+5 THE CHASTE PLANET Nathalie-CharlesHenneberg 250 THE BLIND PILOT Alfred
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