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The Very Slow Time Machine

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The Very Slow Time Machine

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Author: Ian Watson
Publisher: Faber and Faber, 1978

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Book Type: Short Story
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Hugo Award nominated short story. It originally appeared in the anthology Anticipations (1978), edited by Christopher Priest. The story can also be found in the anthologies The Best Science Fiction of the Year #8 (1979), edited by Terry Carr, The Ascent of Wonder: The Evolution of Hard SF (1994), edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer, and The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF (2013), edited by Mike Ashley. It is included in the collections The Very Slow Time Machine: Science Fiction Stories (1979) and The Best of Ian Watson (2014).


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