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The River of Time (1986)

by David Brin

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A collection of Brin's short stories and novellas with some commentary by the author. Generally good stuff if you like Brin. It varies from scifi to fantasy. ( )
  Karlstar | Mar 15, 2013 |
Collection of short science fantasy stories by David Brin. My favorite story (not surprisingly one of the more "pure" SF stories) was "Tank Farm Dynamo." ( )
  PortiaLong | Jan 5, 2008 |
This book is a collection of David Brin's short stories. Most of the stories demonstrates Brin's ability to blend science fiction and fantasy tastefully and almost seamlessly. Each story is followed by an "author's note"; which only increases my respect for Brin's integrity. ( )
  dishdasha | Oct 20, 2007 |
Nice collection of thought provoking stories. ( )
  leld | Aug 11, 2006 |
Some stories better than others. My favorite was "Thor meets Captain America", where the Nazis were close to winning WWII because they had managed to summon the Norse gods to fight on their side. ( )
  michaelcruse | Jun 30, 2006 |
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David Brinprimary authorall editionscalculated
Burns, JimCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Roberts, AnthonyCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Shaw, BarclayCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Sonju, PaulCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To my teachers - Jim Arnold and Paul Libby, Charles Bures and Charlie Peck, and especially Dr. Henry Booker - for their patience and mercy
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Contents:

Destiny

*The Crystal Spheres

*The Loom of Thessaly

*The Fourth Vocation of George Gustaf

Recollection

*Senses Three and Six

*Toujours

*A Stage of Memory

Speculation

*Just a Hint

*Tank Farm Dynamo

*Thor Meets Captain America

Propagation

*Lungfish

*The River of Time
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  • The Crystal Spheres
  • The Loom of Thessaly
  • The Fourth Vocation of George Gustaf
  • Senses Three and Six
  • Toujours Voir
  • A Stage of Memory
  • Just a Hint
  • Tank Farm Dynamo
  • Thor Meets Captain America
  • Lungfish
  • The River of Time
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