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Two Tales and Eight Tomorrows
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in 1965, is a collection of science fiction
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written by Harry Harrison
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between 1958 and 1965.
The collection includes:
- Introduction by Brian Aldiss
Brian Wilson Aldiss, OBE is an English author of both general fiction and science fiction. His byline reads either Brian W. Aldiss or simply Brian Aldiss. Greatly influenced by science fiction pioneer H. G. Wells, Aldiss is a vice-president of the international H. G. Wells Society...
- "The Streets of Ashkelon
"The Streets of Ashkelon" is a science fiction short story by American writer Harry Harrison. It was first published in 1962, in Brian Aldiss's anthology New Worlds. The story has since been reprinted over 30 times in fourteen languages, in anthologies and also academic textbooks...
- "Portrait of the Artist"
- "Rescue Operation"
- "Captain Bedlam"
- "Final Encounter"
- "Unto My Manifold Dooms"
- "The Pliable Animal"
- "Captain Honario Harpplayer, R.N."
- "According to His Abilities"
- "I Always Do What Teddy Says"