• Fiction

Ten Thousand Light-Years From Home

Ten Thousand Light-Years From Home

... home, his home, his HOME – and no way, no transport, no vehicle, means, machinery, no force but his intolerable resolve aimed homeward along that vanishing vector, that last and only lifeline – he did, what? He walked. Home. Precisely ...

  • Fiction

Dark Light

Dark Light

... ten times its original size: one hundred blocks, one hundred light years. The scale shifts, and the new line is itself extended ten times. A thousand light years, my God, Matt thinks. He's not too surprised when this line too is multiplied ...

  • Literary Criticism

Dangerous Visions and New Worlds

Dangerous Visions and New Worlds

... Ten Thousand Light Years from Home (Tiptree) Tenn, William: Of Men and Monsters Terminal Beach (Ballard) The Texts of Festival (Farren) This Perfect Day (Levin) This Star Shall Abide (Engdahl) Thomas, Ted: Year of the Cloud The Three ...

  • Fiction

Harry Harrison

Harry Harrison

... Ten Thousand Light Years From Home , by James Tiptree , Jr. New York : Ace , July 1973 , pbk . Introduction by Harry Harrison . Ten Thousand Light Years From Home , by James Tiptree , Jr. London : Eyre Methuen , 1975 , hbk . ISBN : 0 ...

  • Reference

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, Vol 1

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, Vol 1

... light . + Wechter , Nell Wise The Technicolor time machine . Technos . + ... Ten . + Bedford - Jones , H. & Robert- son , W. C. + Norwood , Victor + Wul ... years to Friday . + Lymington , John Ten minute stories . + Blackwood , Algernon ...

  • Literary Criticism

Canary Fever

Canary Fever

... ten thousand light years from home. It is a town whose inhabitants – like the exiled inhabitants of old Brazil to whom the almost untranslatable Portuguese term saudade applies most poignantly – are unutterably distant from their past ...