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Her Smoke Rose Up Forever

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Publisher Comments:

These 18 darkly complex short stories and novellas touch upon human nature and perception, metaphysics and epistemology, and gender and sexuality, foreshadowing a world in which biological tendencies bring about the downfall of humankind. Revisions from the author's notes are included, allowing a deeper view into her world and a better understanding of her work. The Nebula Award–winning short story Love Is the Plan, the Plan Is Death, the Hugo Award–winning novella The Girl Who Was Plugged In, and the Hugo and Nebula Award–winning novella Houston, Houston, Do You Read? are included.

Synopsis:

Her Smoke Rose Up Forever collects eighteen brilliant short stories from a luminary of the science-fiction genre, James Tiptree, Jr. This updated edition is the quintessential Tiptree collection and contains revisions from the authors original notes. Tiptrees fiction reflects the darkly complex world its author inhabited: exploring the alien among us; the unreliability of perception; love, sex, and death; and humanitys place in a vast, cold universe.

About the Author

James Tiptree, Jr., was a pseudonym for Alice Bradley Sheldon, the author of Brightness Falls from the Air, Byte Beautiful, and Tales of the Quintana Roo. She is recognized as one of the most respected writers in the science fiction world and has been the recipient of several awards including the Hugo, Locus, Nebula, and World Fantasy awards.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781892391209
Author:
Tiptree, James, Jr.
Publisher:
Tachyon Publications
Author:
Tiptree, James
Author:
Tiptree, James, Jr. JR. JR.
Author:
James Tiptree, Jr.
Author:
Tiptree, Jr., James
Author:
Tiptree, James, Jr. JR. JR. JR. JR.
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science Fiction - Short Stories
Subject:
FIC028040
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Short Stories
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20041131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 1.4 in 1.18 lb

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Her Smoke Rose Up Forever collects eighteen brilliant short stories from a luminary of the science-fiction genre, James Tiptree, Jr. This updated edition is the quintessential Tiptree collection and contains revisions from the authors original notes. Tiptrees fiction reflects the darkly complex world its author inhabited: exploring the alien among us; the unreliability of perception; love, sex, and death; and humanitys place in a vast, cold universe.
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