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By Edward Wellen

The Golden Age of technological know-how Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technological know-how fiction writers who could rather be forgotten.

Edward Wellen (1919-2011) used to be a author essentially of brief tales, such a lot within the secret style. in spite of the fact that, he penned a no longer insubstantial variety of technology fiction over the process his career—starting (sort of!) with a "non-fact article" Origins of Galactic Slang for Galaxy journal. This Megapack collects 25 of his top stories from these early years… plus a number of later stories as well.

About the Megapacks
Over the previous few years, our “Megapack” sequence of book anthologies has proved to be one in all our hottest endeavors. (Maybe it is helping that we occasionally supply them as charges to our mailing list!) One query we hold getting requested is, “Who’s the editor?”
The Megapacks (except the place in particular credited) are a bunch attempt. everybody at Wildside works on them. This contains John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and plenty of of Wildside’s authors… who frequently recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their own!)

Contents:
Seven Day’s Wonder
Buffoon
Checkmate
With Ah! brilliant Wings
Shapes to Come
Hijack
No different Gods
Call Me Proteus
Chalk Talk
Androids Don’t Cry
Film Buff
Godsend
The Cryonauts
Tar Baby
The moment Fall, Or Anthony Comstock’s ultimate Victory
Sanity Clause
Further Deponent Sayeth Not
While-You-Wait
Errata Slip
Errata Slip quantity Two
Finger of Fate
The e-book of Elijah
Hotline
Heroic Measures
Pattern

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