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Title: The Nutcracker Coup

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Title: The Nutcracker Coup Title Record # 41099
Author: Janet Kagan
Date: 1992-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in Asimov's Science Fiction, December 1992.
Synopsis: A homesick staff member of the human embassy to an alien planet indulges in some Christmas customs, which unexpectedly lead to a transformation of the alien society away from tyrannical monarchy towards individual liberty.
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Year Language Title
1994Translated by Maryvonne Ssossé
French La révolution des casse-noisettes

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Asimov's Science Fiction, December 1992 1992-12-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bantam Doubleday Dell Magazines   $2.50 180
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag David Cherry Checkmark
Hugo and Nebula Anthology 1993 1993-00-00 ed. Brad Templeton ClariNet Communications Corp. 1-56941-012-7 $29.95 0
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
anth Checkmark
Futurs à bascule 1994-09-00 ed. Patrice Duvic Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5379) 2-266-06147-X   287
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth W. Siudmak Checkmark
Christmas Magic 1994-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-812-53447-6 $5.99 434
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Nick Jainschigg Checkmark
Hugo and Nebula Award Winners from Asimov's Science Fiction 1995-12-00 ed. Sheila Williams Wings Books 0-517-12410-6 $12.99 558
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Chris Moore Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners, Volume IV 1997-11-00 ed. Gregory Benford Baen 0-671-87852-2 $6.99 537
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Christmas 1997-12-00 ed. Gardner Dozois, Sheila Williams Ace Books 0-441-00491-1 $5.99 viii+
230
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Les Edwards Checkmark
Season of Wonder 2012-10-23 ed. Paula Guran Prime Books 978-1-60701-359-4 $15.95 382
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Nick Deligaris  
Christmas Magic 2016-11-01 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 978-0-7653-1580-9 $18.99 494
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Alamy  
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