Title: Caretaker

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Title: Caretaker Title Record # 45723
Author: James H. Schmitz
Date: 1953-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A man has been shipwrecked on a planet for years. He believes that there are humans living there, and there are being exterminated by aliens. He is crazy and sees one tribe of aliens as humans most of the time, when he is somewhat more lucid he has been killing members of the tribe as hostile aliens. And he wonders why the strange human tribe doesn't want have anything to do with him...
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Translations
Year Language Title
1954 French Vigilance...
1959 German Wächter
1975 French La garde
1977 French Vigilance
1985 Croatian Zaštitnik

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, July 1953 1953-07-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 164 digest mag Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], v3 #9 1953-11-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   1/6 132 digest mag Emsh Checkmark
Second Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1954-04-00 ed. H. L. Gold Crown Publishers     vi+
[2]+
504
hc anth Mel Hunter Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #10 September 1954 1954-09-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 132 digest mag Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction Omnibus 1955-00-00 ed. H. L. Gold Grayson & Grayson     350 hc anth  
Galaxis Science Fiction, #13 1959-03-00 ed. Lothar Heinecke Moewig   DM 1.50 128 pb mag Dember Checkmark
Histoires de planètes 1975-03-25 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3769) 2-253-00723-4   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Phares stellaires et sillages atomiques 1977-03-30 ed. Michel Demuth OPTA (Marginal #15)   F15.00 254 tp anth Jacques Bellenger Checkmark
Histoires de planètes 1977-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3769) 2-253-00723-4   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Histoires de planètes 1978-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3769) 2-253-00723-4   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Histoires de planètes 1985-03-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3769) 2-253-00723-4   442 pb anth Eric Seigaud Checkmark
Sirius, #109 1985-07-05 ed. Milivoj PašičekQuestion mark Vjesnik   120 din. 132 pb mag Igor Kordej Checkmark
Eternal Frontier 2002-09-00 James H. Schmitz Baen 0-7434-3559-1 $16.00 538 tp coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Eternal Frontier 2002-09-00 James H. Schmitz Baen 0-7434-3559-1 $4.00   ebook coll Bob Eggleton  
Eternal Frontier 2004-03-00 James H. Schmitz Baen 0-7434-7190-3 $7.99 727 pb coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
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