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The future is female! 25 classic science fiction stories by women, from pulp pioneers to Ursula K. Le Guin by Lisa Yaszek

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Published .
Written in English


  • American Science fiction,
  • American Short stories,
  • Women authors

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Edition Notes

StatementLisa Yaszek, editor
LC ClassificationsPS648.S3 F88 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 530 pages
Number of Pages530
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26976778M
ISBN 101598535803
ISBN 109781598535808
LC Control Number2018935008

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