More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Starting at $3.94
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 8/12/2003.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
What if Gandhi and his army of pacifists faced down the Nazis? What would Philip K. Dick and Richard M. Nixon have said to one another? These and other wild imaginings of events that never occurred make up this prime collection of alternate histories. Written over fifty years, culled from the pages of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, these 15 tales enthrall readers drawn to the fantastic, the meta-real, the might-have-been. Contributors include Sci-Fi/Fantasy legends C.M. Kornbluth, Ben Bova, Robert Silverberg, Harry Turtledove, Alfred Bester, and Poul Anderson.
Table of Contents
|Two Dooms||p. 1|
|The Lincoln Train||p. 59|
|A Hero of the Empire||p. 75|
|The Green Moon||p. 115|
|The Two Dicks||p. 139|
|We Come Not to Praise Washington||p. 161|
|Auspicious Eggs||p. 187|
|Delenda Est||p. 213|
|The Men Who Murdered Mohammed||p. 259|
|The Last Article||p. 275|
|The Secret History of the Ornithopter||p. 313|
|The Cafe Coup||p. 355|
|And I Think to Myself, What a Wonderful World||p. 367|
|The Territory||p. 375|
|Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.|