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Short Stories

1937 Travel By Wire!

This alternate history story takes a lite and humorous look at the first transporter developed in the 1950's.

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1938 How We Went To Mars

A member of the Snoring-in-the-Hay Rocket Society of 1952 recounts the home-made spacecraft that unexpectedly took him to Mars.

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1938 Retreat From Earth

An alien race plans to colonize Earth, but they must get past the termites first!

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1939 Reverie

Clarke examines the possibilities of Science Fiction.

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1942 The Awakening

A powerful man is medically frozen for hundreds of years, and awakes to a shocking world.

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1942 Whacky

Just as the title suggests: a bizarre slice of existence...or perhaps no existence at all.

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1946 Loophole

Martians monitor Man's use of nuclear technology after World War 2.

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1946 Rescue Party

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1946 Technical Error

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1947 Castaway

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1947 The Curse

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1947 The Fires Within

(written as E G O'Brien)

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1948 Inheritance

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1949 Breaking Strain

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1949 The Forgotten Enemy

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1949 Hide And Seek

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1949 History Lesson

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1949 Transience

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1949 The Wall Of Darkness

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1950 Guardian Angel

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1950 Nemesis

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1950 The Road To The Sea

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1950 Silence, Please!

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1950 Time's Arrow

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1950 A Walk In The Dark

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1951 Captain Wyxtpthll's Flying Saucer

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1951 If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth...

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1951 Second Dawn

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1951 The Sentinel

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1951 Sentinel Of Eternity

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1951 Superiority

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1951 Trouble With The Natives

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1952 All The Time In The World

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1952 The Possessed

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1953 Encounter At Dawn

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1953 Expedition To Earth

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1953 Jupiter V

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1953 The Nine Billion Names Of God

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1953 The Parasite

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1954 Armaments Race

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1954 Big Game Hunt

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1954 No Morning After

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1954 Patent Pending

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1955 Refugee

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1955 The Star

A priest examines the remnants of a civilization destroyed by a nearby exploding star, and contemplate's God's master plan.

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1955 This Earth Of Majesty

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1955 What Goes Up

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1956 All That Glitters

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1956 Green Fingers

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1956 The Next Tenants

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1956 The Pacifist

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1956 Publicity Campaign

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1956 A Question Of Residence

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1956 The Reluctant Orchid

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1956 Robin Hood, FRS

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1956 The Starting Line

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1956 The Ultimate Melody

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1956 Venture To The Moon

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1956 Watch This Space

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1957 The Call Of The Stars

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1957 Cold War

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1957 Critical Mass

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1957 The Defestration Of Ermintrude Inch

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1957 Feathered Friend

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1957 Freedom Of Space

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1957 Let There Be Light

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1957 The Man Who Ploughed The Sea

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1957 Moving Spirit

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1957 The Other Side Of The Sky

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1957 Passer-By

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1957 Security Check

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1957 Sleeping Beauty

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1957 The Songs Of Distant Earth

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1957 Special Delivery

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1957 Take A Deep Breath

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1958 The Haunted Spacesuit

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1958 Out Of The Sun

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1958 A Slight Case Of Sunstroke

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1958 Who's There?

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1958 Cosmic Casanova

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1959 Out Of The Cradle, Endlessly Orbiting...

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1960 Crime On Mars

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1960 I Remember Babylon

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1960 Into The Comet

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1960 Summertime On Icarus

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1960 Trouble With Time

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1961 Before Eden

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1961 Death And The Senator

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1961 Hate

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1961 Saturn Rising

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1962 An Ape About The House

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1962 Dog Star

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1963 The Secret

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1964 Sunjammer

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1964 The Wind From The Sun

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1965 Dial 'F' For Frankenstein

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1966 The Longest Science-Fiction Story Ever Told

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1971 A Meeting With Medusa

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1971 Reunion

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1971 Transit Of Earth

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1973 Rendezvous With Rama (excerpt)

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1986 The Steam-Powered Word Processor

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1998 The Wire Continuum (with Stephen Baxter)

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2000 Hibernaculum 46

(with Stephen Baxter)

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