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Title: Promises to Keep Title Record # 42782
Author: Jack McDevitt
Date: 1984-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, December 1984.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1987Translated by Brigitte Gruss.
German Versprechen muß man halten

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
16 1985 Locus Best Novelette

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, December 1984 1984-12-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $1.75 180
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 Robert Walters 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?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 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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
Kontinuum 4 1987-05-00 ed. Herbert W. Franke Ullstein (Ullstein Science Fiction & Fantasy #31146) 3-548-31146-6 DM 8.80 175
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 Oscar Asboth Checkmark
Christmas Stars 1992-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-812-52286-9 $4.99 xii+
305
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
Christmas Stars 1992-12-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor / SFBC 03340 $8.98 305
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Nick Jainschigg Checkmark
Christmas Stars 1993-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-812-52286-9 $4.99 xii+
305
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  
Standard Candles 1996-10-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $40.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
Standard Candles 1996-10-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $100.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow  
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
Standard Candles 1999-05-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications / SFBC 19487 $10.98 248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2000-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-25462-8 $17.95 xi+
481
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 Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2002-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois   0-312-27150-6 $17.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Chesley Bonestell  
Christmas Stars 2004-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-765-31095-3 $14.95 320
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 Brad Holland  
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2009-02-00 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-195-8 $38.00 590
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Lee Moyer Checkmark
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2009-02-00 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-195-8 $6.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Lee Moyer  
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2010-08-03 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-322-8 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Standard Candles date unknown Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $25.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-27150-3 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Chesley Bonestell  
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