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Earthman, Come Home

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Earthman, Come Home

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Author: James Blish
Publisher: Astounding Science Fiction (Analog), 1953
Series: Cities in Flight

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Book Type: Novelette
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Earthman, Come Home is a science fiction novelette by James Blish, first published in 1953. It was subsequently incorporated into a novel of the same name in 1955. The story deals with flying "Oakie" cities.

In 2004, it won the 1954 Retro Hugo Award for novelettes. It originally appeared in Astounding Science Fiction, November 1953. It can also be found in the anthology The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume Two B (1973), edited by Ben Bova.


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