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Product Description: Known for “superior science fiction" (The Philadelphia Inquirer), author John Varley returns to his Thunder and Lightning series with a novel of how one man’s volatile genius could alter a starship’s epic plunge into a future where human survival is just a theory…On a voyage to New Earth, the starship Rolling Thunder is powered by an energy no one understands except for its eccentric inventor, Jubal Broussard...read more

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9780425274071 | Ace Books, August 5, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Known for “superior science fiction” (The Philadelphia Inquirer), author John Varley returns to his Thunder and Lightning series with a novel of how one man’s volatile genius could alter a starship’s epic plunge into a future where human survival is just a theory…On a voyage to New Earth, the starship Rolling Thunder is powered by an energy no one understands, except for its eccentric inventor Jubal Broussard.

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9780425274088 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, March 31, 2015), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Known for “superior science fiction" (The Philadelphia Inquirer), author John Varley returns to his Thunder and Lightning series with a novel of how one man’s volatile genius could alter a starship’s epic plunge into a future where human survival is just a theory…On a voyage to New Earth, the starship Rolling Thunder is powered by an energy no one understands except for its eccentric inventor, Jubal Broussard.

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

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9788490180365, titled "Y mañana serán clones / The Ophiuchi Hotline: La persistencia de la visión / The Persistence of Vision" | Italian edition edition (LA Factoria De Ideas, May 30, 2014), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: New product.

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Product Description: Despite wars with Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as 9/11, the United States’ dependence on foreign oil has kept the nation tied to the Middle East. A scientist has developed a cure for America’s addiction—a slow-acting virus that feeds on petroleum, turning it solid...read more

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9780441017577 | Ace Books, September 4, 2012, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Despite wars with Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as 9/11, the United States’ dependence on foreign oil has kept the nation tied to the Middle East.

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9780425262139 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, June 25, 2013), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Despite wars with Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as 9/11, the United States’ dependence on foreign oil has kept the nation tied to the Middle East.

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Product Description: This stellar collection by John Varley contains eleven provocative, utterly distinctive stories and novellas. None of them are currently available in any other book. Some have been unavailable in any form for twenty-five years or more...read more

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9781596065284, titled "Good-Bye, Robinson Crusoe and Other Stories" | Ltd sgd edition (Subterranean, April 30, 2013), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This stellar collection by John Varley contains eleven provocative, utterly distinctive stories and novellas.

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Product Description: Lieutenant Patricia Kelly Elizabeth Strickland?otherwise known as Podkayne?has joined the Music, Arts, and Drama Division of the Martian Navy, passing the audition with a little help from some higher-ups. And now she?s going to Europa, one of Jupiter?s many moons, to be an entertainer...read more

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9780441015634 | Ace Books, March 4, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A third generation Martian, Lieutenant Patricia Kelly Elizabeth Strickland--also known as Podkayne--joins the Music, Arts, and Drama Division of the Martian Navy and is sent to Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, as an entertainer, but she soon discovers that hidden dangers lurk everywhere, in the conclusion of a trilogy that began with Red Lightning and Red Thunder.

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9780441017720 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, September 1, 2009), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Lieutenant Patricia Kelly Elizabeth Strickland?

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The son of one of the first explorers of Mars, Ray Garcia-Strickland is tired of the overdevelopment and tourists there, and when Earth is struck by a mysterious object, he is forced to return to his home plant and help solve the mystery. Reprint.

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9780441013647 | 1 edition (Ace Books, April 4, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The son of one of the first explorers of Mars, Ray Garcia-Strickland is tired of the overdevelopment and tourists there, and when Earth is struck by a mysterious object, he is forced to return to Earth to help solve the mystery.

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9780441014880 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, April 24, 2007), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The son of one of the first explorers of Mars, Ray Garcia-Strickland is tired of the overdevelopment and tourists there, and when Earth is struck by a mysterious object, he is forced to return to his home plant and help solve the mystery.

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Stumbling upon a perfectly frozen woolly mammoth in the northern wilds of Canada, a mammoth hunter is stunned when he also finds the mummified body of a Stone Age man, dating from around 12,000 years ago, wearing a modern-day wristwatch. Reprint.

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9780441012817 | Ace Books, June 1, 2005, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Stumbling upon a perfectly frozen woolly mammoth in the northern wilds of Canada, a mammoth hunter is stunned when he also finds the mummified body of a Stone Age man, dating from around 12,000 years ago, wearing a modern-day wristwatch.

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9780441013357 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, May 30, 2006), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Stumbling upon a perfectly frozen woolly mammoth in the northern wilds of Canada, a mammoth hunter is stunned when he also finds the mummified body of a Stone Age man, dating from around 12,000 years ago, wearing a modern-day wristwatch.

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A definitive compilation of short fiction from the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author features such classic works as 'The Persistence of Vision,' 'Press Enter,' 'The Pusher,' and 'The Barbie Murders,' as well as a variety of previously uncollected stories--including 'The Bellman,' 'Good Intentions,' 'Just Another Perfect Day,' and 'The Flying Dutchman.' Original.

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9780441011957 | Ace Books, September 30, 2004, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: A definitive compilation of short fiction from the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author features such classic works as 'The Persistence of Vision,' 'Press Enter,' 'The Pusher,' and 'The Barbie Murders,' as well as a variety of previously uncollected stories--including 'The Bellman,' 'Good Intentions,' 'Just Another Perfect Day,' and 'The Flying Dutchman.

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An unlikely group of seven suburban misfits bands together to construct a spaceship built out of old tanker cars that they call Red Thunder, determined to beat the Chinese in a race to become the first humans to set foot on Mars.

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9780441010158 | 1 edition (Ace Books, April 1, 2003), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: An unlikely group of seven suburban misfits band together to construct a spaceship built out of old tanker cars that they call Red Thunder, determined to beat the Chinese in a race to become the first humans to set foot on Mars.

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9780441011629 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, April 1, 2004), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: An unlikely group of seven suburban misfits bands together to construct a spaceship built out of old tanker cars that they call Red Thunder, determined to beat the Chinese in a race to become the first humans to set foot on Mars.

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Product Description: "Varley's tight, clean writing, full of wit and good humor, evokes despair, joy, anger, and delight. His Luna is packed with wild inventions, intriguing characters, and stunning scenery."--Publishers Weekly"It is fast and complex, and it glitters most impressively...read more

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9780575072831 | Victor Gollancz, October 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Varley's tight, clean writing, full of wit and good humor, evokes despair, joy, anger, and delight.
9780441634842 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, October 19, 1993), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: In a world devoid of technology, the humans who have survived an alien attack that caused billions of deaths relocate to the moon and other planets and find help from a mysterious ally who begins sending them advanced scientific data via the Ophiuchi Hotline.

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Product Description: A runaway planet hurtles toward the earth. As it draws near, massive tidal waves, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions wrack our planet, devastating continents, drowning cities, and wiping out millions. In central North America, a team of scientists race to build a spacecraft powerful enough to escape the doomed earth...read more
By Edwin Balmer, John Varley (introduced by) and Philip Wylie

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9780613353779 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $33.05 | About this edition: A runaway planet hurtles toward the earth.

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Time travelers snatch the passengers of two doomed airplanes as they collide in mid-air over modern-day Oakland, California, replacing them with fabricated replacement bodies and triggering a crisis for a disaster investigator named Smith. Reprint. NYT. PW.

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9780441006779 | Ace Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Time travelers snatch the passengers of two doomed airplanes as they collide in mid-air over modern-day Oakland, California, replacing them with fabricated replacement bodies and triggering a crisis for a disaster investigator named Smith.
9780441531837 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, November 1, 1993), cover price $4.99 | also contains Two Years, Eight Months, and Twenty-eight Nights | About this edition: When Bill Smith investigates the collision of two airplanes, he discovers the involvement of a team of time travelers from the future

Sparky Valentine, an actor and wanted murderer roaming the universe with a theatrical group, who can transform his appearance and his sex with magnetic implants, finds himself nearing both home and a confrontation with justice.

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9780441005581 | Ace Books, October 1, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Sparky Valentine, an actor and wanted murderer roaming the universe with a theatrical group, who can transform his appearance and his sex with magnetic implants, finds himself nearing both home and a confrontation with justice

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9780441006434 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, September 1, 1999), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Sparky Valentine, an actor and wanted murderer roaming the universe with a theatrical group, who can transform his appearance and his sex with magnetic implants, finds himself nearing both home and a confrontation with justice.

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9780606173117, titled "Golden Globe" | Demco Media, September 1, 1999, cover price $14.64 | About this edition: Sparky Valentine, an actor and wanted murderer roaming the universe with a theatrical group, who can transform his appearance and his sex with magnetic implants, finds himself nearing both home and a confrontation with justice.

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A science fiction superhero anthology features Alan Dean Foster's 'Earth Spirit,' Roger Zelazny's 'Hugh Glass,' Lawrence Watt-Evans's 'Captain Cosmos,' Michael A. Stackpole's 'Revenant,' and John Varley's 'Bolshoiman.' Reprint. AB.
By Ricia Mainhardt (editor) and John Varley (editor)

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9780441003075 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, January 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A science fiction superhero anthology features Alan Dean Foster's 'Earth Spirit,' Roger Zelazny's 'Hugh Glass,' Lawrence Watt-Evans's 'Captain Cosmos,' Michael A.
9780441001378 | Berkley Pub Group, January 1, 1995, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A collection of stories describing the adventures of such superheroes as Captain Cosmos and Captain Housework

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An interstellar traveling thespian uses the magnetic implants under his skin to morph into whatever shape he pleases--a useful tool for a one-man Shakespeare actor, or a con man on the lam. Reprint. PW. BL.

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9780399137594 | Putnam Pub Group, July 1, 1992, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Luna, the Eden-like lunar colony that has become humankind's home since an alien attack destroyed Earth, is threatened by strange dark forces that lead reporter Hildy Johnson and other inhabitants to feelings of depression and suicide

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9780441785650 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, August 1, 1993), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Luna, the Eden-like lunar colony that has become humankind's home since an alien attack destroyed Earth, is threatened by strange dark forces that lead reporter Hildy Johnson and other inhabitants to feelings of depression and suicide

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Product Description: The satellite-sized alien Gaea has gone completely insane. She has transformed her love of old movies into monstrous realities. She is Marilyn Monroe. She is King Kong. And now she must be destroyed.

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9780399129452 | Putnam Pub Group, May 1, 1984, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Continues the saga of Gaea, the alien creature that is a living world, and its resident wizard, Cirocco Jones

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9780441142675 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, November 1, 1992), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The satellite-sized alien Gaea has gone completely insane.
9780425058794 | Berkley Pub Group, June 1, 1984, cover price $6.95 | also contains Christo-fiction: The Ruins of Athens and Jerusalem | About this edition: Continues the saga of Gaea, the alien creature that is a living world, and its resident wizard, Cirocco Jones

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When Cirrocco Jones, captain of the spaceship Ringmaster, and his crew are captured by Gaea, a planet-sized creature that orbits around Saturn, they find themselves inside a bizarre world inhabited by centaurs, harpies, and constantly shifting environment

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9780399123269 | Putnam Pub Group, March 1, 1979, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When Cirrocco Jones, captain of the spaceship Ringmaster, and his crew are captured by Gaea, a planet-sized creature that orbits around Saturn, they find themselves inside a bizarre world inhabited by centaurs, harpies, and constantly shifting environments

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9780441813049 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, September 1, 1992), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: When Cirrocco Jones, captain of the spaceship Ringmaster, and his crew are captured by Gaea, a planet-sized creature that orbits around Saturn, they find themselves inside a bizarre world inhabited by centaurs, harpies, and constantly shifting environment

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Product Description: Nanoware Time / The Persistence of Vision (Science Fiction Double)John Varley's novella 'The persistence of vision' deals with a group of deaf and blind people who take their lives in their own hand.Together they invent an entirely new way of living and communicating with eachother...read more

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9780812559408 | Tom Doherty Assoc Llc, January 1, 1991, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Nanoware Time / The Persistence of Vision (Science Fiction Double)John Varley's novella 'The persistence of vision' deals with a group of deaf and blind people who take their lives in their own hand.

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Product Description: Press Enter/ Hawksbill Station Tor Double#26.Keywords: Science Fiction

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9780812559484 | Tor Books, September 1, 1990, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Press Enter/ Hawksbill Station Tor Double#26.

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Product Description: 1st edition 1st printing paperback, vg++ In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

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9780812559569 | Tor Books, December 1, 1988, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: 1st edition 1st printing paperback, vg++ In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

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Genetic engineering, sex changes, arcane pleasures, computer technology, and communication beyond the five senses are among the topics treated in nine stories by an acclaimed new science-fiction writer

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9780441662210 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, December 1, 1988), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Genetic engineering, sex changes, arcane pleasures, computer technology, and communication beyond the five senses are among the topics treated in nine stories by an acclaimed new science-fiction writer

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A collection of science fiction tales including the Hugo winner, 'The Pusher,' and 'Press Enter,' winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards

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9780441068685 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, September 1, 1988), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A collection of science fiction tales including the Hugo winner, 'The Pusher,' and 'Press Enter,' winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards

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An incredible planet-sized sentient creature orbiting Saturn, Gaea suffers from a debilitating breakdown, a form of schizophrenia that threatens Gaea's inhabitants as the planet wages war against itself. Reissue.

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9780399124723 | Berkley Pub Group, July 1, 1980, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: An incredible planet-sized sentient creature orbiting Saturn, Gaea suffers from a debilitating breakdown, a form of schizophrenia that threatens Gaea's inhabitants as the planet wages war against itself

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9780441900671 | Reissue edition (Ace Books, May 1, 1987), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: An incredible planet-sized sentient creature orbiting Saturn, Gaea suffers from a debilitating breakdown, a form of schizophrenia that threatens Gaea's inhabitants as the planet wages war against itself.

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An incredible, planet-sized sentient creature orbiting Saturn, Gaea suffers from a debilitating breakdown, a form of schizophrenia that threatens Gaea's inhabitants as the planet wages war against itself

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9788435020718 | Edhasa, March 1, 1987, cover price $14.25 | About this edition: An incredible, planet-sized sentient creature orbiting Saturn, Gaea suffers from a debilitating breakdown, a form of schizophrenia that threatens Gaea's inhabitants as the planet wages war against itself

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Tells the stories of a talking bomb, an asteroid vacation land, murder at a settlement where all the inhabitants are identical, a man enjoying his second childhood, a living black hole, and others

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9780425071205 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, July 1, 1984), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Tells the stories of a talking bomb, an asteroid vacation land, murder at a settlement where all the inhabitants are identical, a man enjoying his second childhood, a living black hole, and others

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