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The Very Pulse of the Machine

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The Very Pulse of the Machine

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Author: Michael Swanwick
Publisher: Clarkesworld Magazine, 2016
Asimov's Science Fiction, 1998

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Book Type: Short Story
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Hugo Award winning short story. It originally appeared in Asimov's Science Fiction, February 1998 and was reprinted in Clarkesworld, Issue 121, October 2016. The story can also be found in the anthologies The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixteenth Annual Collection (1999), edited by Gardner Dozois, and The Mammoth Book of Science Fiction (2002), edited by Mike Ashley. It is included in the collections Tales of Old Earth (2000) and The Best of Michael Swanwick (2008).

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