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By Joe Haldeman

A assortment from one in every of American technology fiction’s such a lot striking voices

Joe Haldeman burst onto the technological know-how fiction scene with The ceaselessly War, an unforgettable novel that marked the coming of an exhilarating, unique new voice. clever, inventive, and acutely socially conscious, Haldeman is an writer whose paintings has the entire maximum characteristics linked to the genre.
Infinite desires collects Haldeman’s brief tales from the early days of his profession. There’s the poignant “26 Days, On Earth,” which follows a boy from the moon as he writes a magazine approximately his time in the world and falls for an area lady. Then there’s the funny “All The Universe in a Mason Jar,” chronicling the adventure extraterrestrial beings have with a moonshine-drunk farm boy. within the satirical “A Time to Live,” a frozen billionaire wakes up sooner or later, in simple terms to get lower back to his personal time in a special physique. additionally incorporated is the Hugo Award–winning “Tricentennial,” a few journey to assemble antimatter from a mysterious binary process. Haldeman’s whip-smart stories turn out to be as a lot a deal with now as they have been once they have been written.

This publication beneficial properties an illustrated biography of Joe Haldeman together with infrequent pictures from the author’s own collection. 

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