Amazons!

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Amazons!
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Cover of Amazons!
Author edited by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Cover artist Michael Whelan
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy short stories
Publisher DAW Books
Publication date
1979
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 206 pp.
ISBN 0-87997-503-2
OCLC 5951403
Followed by Amazons II

Amazons! is an anthology of fantasy stories, edited by Jessica Amanda Salmonson, with a cover and frontispiece by Michael Whelan. It was first published in paperback by DAW Books in December 1979, and was the first significant fantasy anthology of works featuring female protagonists by (mostly) female authors. It received the 1980 World Fantasy Award for Best Anthology.

The book collects fourteen short stories, novelettes and poems by various fantasy authors, with an introduction by Salmonson and an essay on additional reading by Salmonson and Susan Wood.

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