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Shards of space

Robert Sheckley

Shards of space

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Published by Bantam in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

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StatementRobert Sheckley.
SeriesA Bantam Book -- J2443
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS"3569"H392"S3"1962
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20306912M


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It was a fun read.4/5. Editorial Reviews. Shards of Space is a collection of science fiction short stories by Robert Sheckley. It was first Shards of space book in by Bantam Shards of space book.

It includes the following stories (magazines in which the stories originally appeared given in parentheses): "Prospector's Special" (Galaxy December ) "The Girls and Nugent Miller" 5/5(1).

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Shards of Space: Stories by Robert Sheckley at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Open Road Media. Shards of Space is a collection of short science fiction stories by Robert Sheckley.

Normally I make a short mention of each of the stories in short story collections, but there's has to be a limit. Shards of Space contains eleven stories and none of them are worth the time (my time) or space (this space) of going through the trouble of making a detailed analyses of their Pages: Genre/Form: Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sheckley, Robert, Shards of space.

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In "Fool's Mate," it takes a crazy man and a set of fake orders to break a deadly battle stalemate in deep ten other stories in this collection are "Prospector's Special," "The Girls Shards of space book Nugent Miller," "Meeting of the Minds," "Potential," "Subsistence Level," "The Slow Season," "Alone at Last," "Forever," "The Sweeper of Loray," and "The Special Exhibit."From the very.

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