Title: The Lucky Strike

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Title: The Lucky Strike Title Record # 41189
Author: Kim Stanley Robinson
Date: 1984-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Synopsis: In an alternate universe where the Enola Gay is destroyed before the mission to drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, the bombardier of the plane which replaces it has doubts.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1988 Portuguese Lucky Strike
1988 German Der Flug der Lucky Strike
1988 French Le «Lucky Strike»
2000 German Lucky Strike

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Universe 14 1984-06-00 ed. Terry Carr Doubleday 0-385-19134-0 $11.95 182 hc anth Peter R. Kruzan Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94485-3 $10.95 573 tp anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94484-5 $19.95 573 hc anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction of the Year 1985-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Tor 0-812-53273-2 $3.50 384 pb anth Michael W. Carroll Checkmark
Best Science Fiction of the Year 14 1985-10-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03714-8 £9.95 376 hc anth Checkmark
Best SF of the Year #14 1985-10-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03747-4 £4.95 376 tp anth Checkmark
Nebula Awards 20 1985-11-00 ed. George Zebrowski Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 0-15-164927-8 $17.95 372 hc anth  
Nebula Awards 20 1985-11-00 ed. George Zebrowski Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 0-15-665477-6 $8.95 xi+
372
tp anth H. Wendler Checkmark
Universe 14 1986-05-00 ed. Terry Carr Tor 0-812-53271-6 $2.95 216 pb anth Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
The Planet on the Table 1986-07-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Tor 0-312-93595-1 $14.95 xiv+
241
hc coll Michael Tedesco Checkmark
Alternative Histories 1986-12-00 ed. Charles G. Waugh, Martin H. Greenberg Garland Publishing (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities #623) 0-8240-8659-7 $19.95 363 hc anth M. C. Escher Checkmark
The Planet on the Table 1987-07-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Tor 0-812-55237-7 $3.50 xiv+
241
pb coll Michael Tedesco Checkmark
The Planet on the Table 1987-08-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Orbit / Futura 0-7088-8232-3 £2.95 xiv+
241
pb coll Peter Elson Checkmark
O Planeta sobre a Mesa 1988-01-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Editorial Caminho (Caminho Ficção CientíficaQuestion mark #63)     189+
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pb coll Henrique Cayatte Checkmark
Geschöpfe der Sonne 1988-03-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24104) 3-404-24104-5 DM 7.80 286 pb coll David B. Mattingly Checkmark
La planète sur la table 1988-05-27 Kim Stanley Robinson J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #2389) 2-277-22389-1   310+
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pb coll M. Miani Checkmark
There Won't Be War 1991-11-00 ed. Harry Harrison, Bruce McAllister Tor 0-812-51941-8 $3.99 viii+
309
pb anth Alan Gutierrez Checkmark
The Norton Book of Science Fiction: North American Science Fiction, 1960-1990 1993-10-00 ed. Ursula K. Le Guin, Brian Attebery W. W. Norton & Company 0-393-03546-8 $27.50 869 hc anth Dale O'Dell Checkmark
Remaking History and Other Stories 1994-10-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Tor 0-312-89012-5 $14.95 528 tp coll Peter Gudynus Checkmark
The Way It Wasn't: Great Science Fiction Stories of Alternate History 1996-04-00 ed. Martin Greenberg (1941-2011) Citadel Twilight 0-8065-1769-7 $14.95 xii+
365
tp anth Kevin Kelly Checkmark
The Norton Book of Science Fiction: North American Science Fiction, 1960-1990 1999-06-00 ed. Ursula K. Le Guin, Brian Attebery W. W. Norton & Company 0-393-97241-0 $36.60 870 tp anth Dale O'Dell  
Fernes Licht 2000-00-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #2100) 3-453-17117-9 DM 15.00 1051 pb anth Thomas Thiemeyer Checkmark
The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century 2001-10-00 ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-43990-2 $18.00 xiii+
415
tp anth  
The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century 2001-11-00 ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine / SFBC #03880 $12.99 416 hc anth  
Vinland the Dream and Other Stories 2002-05-00 Kim Stanley Robinson Voyager 0-00-713404-5 £6.99 410 pb coll Chris Moore Checkmark
ParaSpheres: Extending Beyond the Spheres of Literary and Genre Fiction: Fabulist and New Wave Fabulist Stories 2006-04-00 ed. Rusty Morrison, Ken Keegan Omnidawn Publishing 1-890650-18-8 $19.95 638 tp anth Michael Parkes Checkmark
History Revisited: The Great Battles: Eminent Historians Take On the Great Works of Alternative History 2008-03-01 ed. J. David Markham, Mike Resnick BenBella Books 978-1-933771-10-6 $17.95 vi+
304
tp anth Ralph Voltz Checkmark
The Lucky Strike Plus A Sensitive Dependence on Initial Conditions and "A Real Joy to be Had" Outspoken Interview 2009-10-01 Kim Stanley Robinson PM Press (Outspoken Authors #2) 978-1-60486-085-6 $12.00 123 pb coll John Yates Checkmark
The Lucky Strike: Plus ... 2009-10-01 Kim Stanley Robinson PM Press 978-1-60486-248-5 $10.00   ebook coll John Yates  
The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century 2009-00-00 ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-307-29167-7   xiii+
415
hc anth Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Alternate Histories 2010-02-25 ed. Ian Watson, Ian Whates Robinson 978-1-84529-779-4 £7.99 512 unknown anth  
The Mammoth Book of Alternate Histories 2010-02-25 ed. Ian Watson, Ian Whates Robinson 978-1-84901-428-1 £7.99   ebook anth  
The Mammoth Book of Alternate Histories 2010-04-20 ed. Ian Watson, Ian Whates Perseus Books 978-0-7624-3842-6 $13.95 xiv+
591
tp anth Joe Roberts Checkmark
The Lucky Strike: Plus ... 2010-07-05 Kim Stanley Robinson ReadHowYouWant 978-1-4587-7516-0 $15.99 152 tp coll  
The Best of Kim Stanley Robinson 2010-07-27 Kim Stanley Robinson Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-184-3 $27.95 [8]+
389+
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hc coll Joe Jesus Checkmark
The Best of Kim Stanley Robinson 2010-08-01 Kim Stanley Robinson Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-251-2 $16.99   ebook coll  
The Best of Kim Stanley Robinson 2010-12-14 Kim Stanley Robinson Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-185-0 $16.99 [10]+
389+
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tp coll Joe Jesus Checkmark
Lightspeed, March 2014 2014-03-00 ed. John Joseph Adams Lightspeed Magazine #46 $3.99   ebook mag Mark Zug  
Strange Horizons, 22 September 2014 2014-09-22 ed. Niall Harrison strangehorizons.com       webzine mag  
The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century date unknown ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-43990-2 $18.00 xiii+
415+
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tp anth David Stevenson Checkmark
The Norton Book of Science Fiction: North American Science Fiction, 1960-1990 date unknown ed. Ursula K. Le Guin, Brian Attebery W. W. Norton & Company 0-393-03546-8 $27.50 869 hc anth Dale O'Dell  
The Norton Book of Science Fiction: North American Science Fiction, 1960-1990 date unknown ed. Ursula K. Le Guin, Brian Attebery W. W. Norton & Company 0-393-97241-0   869 tp anth Dale O'Dell Checkmark
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