Legions in Time

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"Legions in Time"
Author Michael Swanwick
Genre(s) Science fiction
Publisher Asimov's Science Fiction
Publication date 2003

"Legions in Time" is a science fiction novelette by Michael Swanwick. It won the Hugo Award for Best Novelette in 2004.

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An elderly widow with the strange job to sit in an empty office and guard an empty closet, decides to take action and steps through— and falls into a cosmic, time-spanning adventure that ends with her becoming an entire organization spread throughout time with a goal of destroying the evil Empire of the Aftermen.

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