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Stories of your life and others

Author: Ted Chiang
Publisher: London : Picador, 2020. ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With his masterful first collection, multiple-award-winning author Ted Chiang deftly blends human emotion and scientific rationalism in eight remarkably diverse stories, all told in his trademark precise and evocative prose. From a soaring Babylonian tower that connects a flat Earth with the firmament above, to a world where angelic visitations are a wondrous and terrifying part of everyday life; from a neural  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ted Chiang
ISBN: 9781529039436 1529039436
OCLC Number: 1229127080
Notes: Originally published: New York : Tor, 2002.
Description: 338 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Tower of Babylon --
Understand --
Division by zero --
Story of your life --
Seventy-two letters --
Evolution of human science --
Hell is the absence of God --
Liking what you see: a documentary.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Ted Chiang.

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A short story collection by the multiple-award-winning SF author Ted Chiang.  Read more...
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Shining, haunting, mind-blowing tales . . . this collection is a pure marvel. [Ted] Chiang is so exhilarating, so original, so stylish he just leaves you speechless. I always suggest a person read at Read more...

 
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