Title: Air Raid

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Title: Air Raid Title Record # 41677
Author: John Varley
Date: 1977-01-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: Horribly sick and deformed inhabitants of an environmentally degraded future earth travel back to the current era to rescue victims of mass disasters just before their deaths to provide healthy human stock to keep the species alive.
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Current Tags: into-movie (1), first person point of view (1), female protagonist (1), postapocalyptic earth (1), time travel (1) Add Tags

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Year Title
1977 Air Raid [as by Herb Boehm]
Year Language Title
1978 Dutch Overval in de Lucht
1979 German Luftangriff [as by Herb Boehm]
1979 French Raid aérien
1981 German Luftpiraten
1988 Polish Uprowadzenie

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Asimov's Choice: Black Holes & Bug-Eyed-Monsters 1977-00-00 ed. George H. Scithers Dale Books 0-89559-007-7 $1.50 223+
[1]
pb? anth Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, Spring 1977 1977-01-00 ed. George H. Scithers Davis Publications   $1.00 196 digest? mag Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Sixth Annual Collection 1977-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois E. P. Dutton 0-525-06495-8 $8.95 xxi+
185
hc? anth Mark Rubin Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Anthology, Volume 1 1978-00-00 ed. uncredited Davis Publications   $1.95 288 digest? anth Checkmark
Retrograde Zomer 1978-00-00 John Varley Meulenhoff (M=SF #138) 90-290-0569-6   317 pb? coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
De Beste SF Verhalen van het Jaar (1976) 1978-00-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Elsevier (Elsevier SF) 90-10-02111-4   176 tp? anth Henk Stadman Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Sixth Annual Collection 1978-06-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-05482-X $1.95 xxvii+
283
pb? anth David Plourde Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1978-07-00 John Varley The Dial Press/James Wade / SFBC #3441 $3.50 xiv+
272
hc? coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1978-07-00 John Varley The Dial Press/James Wade (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-8037-6866-4 $9.95 xv+
316
hc? coll Jim Burns Checkmark
In the Hall of the Martian Kings 1978-09-00 John Varley Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98504-6 £5.50 xvii+
316
hc? coll  
In the Hall of the Martian Kings 1978-10-00 John Varley Orbit / Futura (Quantum Science Fiction) 0-7088-8036-3 £1.10 xv+
316
pb? coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Masters of Science Fiction 1978-12-00 ed. George Scithers Davis Publications 0-8037-3697-5 $8.95 288 hc? anth Paul Alexander Checkmark
Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazin 2. Folge 1979-03-00 ed. Birgit Reß-Bohusch Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3636) 3-453-30548-5 DM 3.80 127 pb? anth Karel Thole Checkmark
Dans le palais des rois martiens 1979-04-13 John Varley Denoël (Présence du Futur #276)     253 pb? coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1979-08-00 John Varley Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-440-17311-6 $2.25 xv+
316
pb? coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1979-08-00 John Varley Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-440-17311-6 C$2.25 xv+
316
pb? coll Jim Burns Checkmark
Nebula Winners Thirteen 1980-02-00 ed. Samuel R. Delany Harper & Row 0-06-013786-X $10.95 xiv+
239
hc? anth Checkmark
The Future I 1981-01-00 ed. Joseph D. Olander, Martin Harry Greenberg, Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest 0-449-24366-4 $2.50 381 pb? anth Richard Courtney Checkmark
Quantum Special 2 1981-03-00 uncredited Sidgwick & Jackson (Quantum Special #2) 0-283-98585-2 £8.95 414+
xvii+
316
hc? omni Checkmark
Voraussichten 1981-05-00 John Varley Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #23381) 3-442-23381-X DM 4.80 126 pb? coll Jürgen F. Rogner Checkmark
Nebula Winners Thirteen 1981-08-00 ed. Samuel R. Delany Bantam Books 0-553-14726-9 $2.50 xiv+
207
pb? anth Checkmark
Anthologie de la littérature de Science-Fiction 1981-10-06 ed. Jacques Sadoul Editions Ramsay 2-85956-231-1   670 hc? anth Tibor Csernus Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #4: From Here to Forever 1982-11-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-62136-0 $4.95 531 pb? anth Richard Courtney Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1984-11-00 John Varley Berkley Books 0-425-07300-9 $2.95 xv+
288
pb? coll James Warhola Checkmark
Science Fiction Masterpieces 1986-10-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Galahad Books 0-88365-713-9 $9.98 633 hc? anth Checkmark
Droga do Science Fiction 4: Od Dzisiaj do Wiecznosci 1988-00-00 ed. James Gunn Wydawnictwa "Alfa" 83-7001-196-9   486 tp? anth Tadeusz Kobak Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1988-04-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-66221-8 $3.95 xv+
288
pb? coll James Warhola Checkmark
Time Travelers: From Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine 1989-03-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-80935-9 $3.95 275 pb? anth Colin Hay Checkmark
Strange Dreams 1993-07-00 ed. Stephen R. Donaldson Bantam Spectra 0-553-37103-7 $14.95 xi+
531
tp? anth Gervase Gallardo Checkmark
Strange Dreams 1993-08-00 ed. Stephen R. Donaldson HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-223956-6 £8.99 xi+
531
tp? anth Geoff Taylor  
Strange Dreams 1994-03-00 ed. Stephen R. Donaldson HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-648005-5 £5.99 704 pb? anth Checkmark
Strange Dreams 1994-08-00 ed. Stephen R. Donaldson Bantam Spectra / SFBC #03708 $11.98 xi+
531
hc? anth Gervase Gallardo Checkmark
Reel Future 1994-08-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman, Jean Stine Barnes & Noble Books / SFBC #03719 $12.98 538 hc? anth Checkmark
Reel Future 1994-09-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman, Jean Stine Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-450-4 $9.98 xxii+
538
hc? anth  
The Road to Science Fiction, Volume 4: From Here to Forever 1997-01-00 ed. James Gunn Borealis / White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-822-9 $14.99 601 tp? anth  
Timegates 1997-03-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-00428-8 $5.99 [9]+
244
pb? anth Jean-François Podevin Checkmark
The Reel Stuff 1998-09-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Brian Thomsen DAW Books 0-88677-817-4 $5.99 383 pb? anth Les Edwards Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 4: From Here to Forever 2003-05-00 ed. James Gunn Scarecrow Press 0-8108-4670-5 $39.50 xxix+
527
tp? anth Checkmark
Cyberfilms 2004-03-00 ed. Brian Thomsen, Martin H. Greenberg ibooks 0-7434-8743-5 $12.95 ix+
368
tp? anth Dave Seeley Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2004-09-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-01195-0 $16.00 ix+
532
tp? coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2004-10-00 John Varley Ace Books / SFBC 0-7394-4671-1 $12.99 532 hc? coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
Novel Ideas-Science Fiction 2006-04-04 ed. Brian M. Thomsen DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1361) 0-7564-0353-7 $7.50 321 pb? anth Checkmark
Asimov's Science Fiction: 30th Anniversary Anthology 2007-07-00 ed. Sheila Williams Tachyon Publications 978-1-892391-47-6 $14.95 349 tp? anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Reel Stuff 2008-06-03 ed. Brian Thomsen, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1098) 978-0-7564-0522-9 $15.00 viii+
456
tp? anth  
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6955-4 $39.95 xviii+
767
tp? anth Georges Méliès Checkmark
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6954-7 $85.00 688 hc? anth Checkmark
Timegates 2013-07-15 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-154-2 $4.99   ebook? anth  
The John Varley Reader date unknown John Varley Ace Books 978-1-4406-2512-1 $20.99   ebook? coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer  
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