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Title: Coursing Title Record # 42896
Author: Barry N. Malzberg
Date: 1982-04-14
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: When the self-styled King of the Universe issues an ultimatum to humanity, a felon is dispatched in a ship to attempt to to bargain with him, or, failing that, destroy him by detonating an enormous suicide bomb. Things become complicated when the King notices a female personality programmed into the ship to provide company for the pilot.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1982Translated by Žarko Vodinelić
Croatian Osvajanje [as by Barry Malzberg]
1982Translated by Biggy Winter
German Wo ein Wille ist ...

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, April 1982 1982-04-14 ed. Kathleen Moloney Davis Publications   $1.50 180
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 Val Lakey Checkmark
Sirius, #75 1982-09-05 ed.
Borivoj Jurković?Borivoj Jurkovic
Borivoj Jurkovich
Vjesnik   40 din. 148
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.
mag
Miroslav Sinovčić?Miroslav Sinovchits
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Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazin 16. Folge 1982-12-00 ed. Friedel Wahren Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3940) 3-453-30866-2 DM 5.80 207+
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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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-03-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $2.95 288
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".
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-04-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy The Dial Press 0-385-27912-4 $12.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Very Best of Barry N. Malzberg 2013-02-28 Barry N. Malzberg Nonstop Press 978-1-933065-55-7 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Very Best of Barry N. Malzberg 2013-07-00 Barry N. Malzberg Nonstop Press 978-1-933065-41-0 $14.95 307
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.
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