Far Horizons

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Far Horizons
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The cover of the first printing, hard cover.
Author ed. by Robert Silverberg; misc. authors
Translator None
Illustrator None
Cover artist Amy Halperin
Country USA
Language English
Series None
Subject Science fiction anthology
Genre Science fiction
Publisher Avon Books, Avon Eos imprint
Publication date
May 1999
Media type Book
Pages 482
ISBN 0-380-97630-7 (1st edition, 1st printing)
OCLC 40180250
813/.0876208 21
LC Class PS648.S3 F37 1999
Preceded by None
Followed by None

Far Horizons, edited by Robert Silverberg, is an anthology of eleven short works of science fiction by major authors in the genre, including one by Silverberg himself. It contains an introduction explaining the project by Silverberg, and each story has an introduction and occasionally an afterword by its author. Each story was a new (as of 1999) work set in one of the principal fictional universes of each author (the exact ones are noted in the Contents section below).

Silverberg was also the editor of the Legends anthologies, which similarly contain new short works by fantasy authors set in those authors' fantasy universe. Four authors (Card, Le Guin, McCaffrey, and Silverberg) had stories included in both collections.

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