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Title: What's the Name of That Town? Title Record # 59023
Author: R. A. Lafferty
Date: 1964-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Institute for Impure Science
Language: English
Synopsis: A researcher who believes he has found a strange historical mystery consults a superintelligent computer for help.
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Current Tags: artificial intelligence (1), memory (1), catastrophe (1) Add Tags

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Translations
Year Language Title
1972Translated by F. Lancel
Dutch Hoe Heette die Stad Ook Weer?
1974Translated Karl H. Kosmehl.
German Wie heißt diese Stadt?
1980 Italian Come si chiamava quella città?
1984Translated by Elisabeth Vonarburg
French Comment elle s'appelle, déjà, cette ville ?

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Magazine, October 1964 1964-10-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.50 196
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 Schelling Checkmark
Science Fiction Oddities 1966-11-00 ed. Groff Conklin Berkley Medallion S1311 $0.75 256
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 Don Punchatz Checkmark
Science Fiction Oddities 1969-06-00 ed. Groff Conklin Rapp & Whiting 0-85391-082-0 21/- x+
156
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Nine Hundred Grandmothers 1970-00-00 R. A. Lafferty Ace Books (Ace SF Special, Series 1 #58050) 58050 $0.95 318
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.
coll Leo Dillon , Diane Dillon Checkmark
Negenhonderd Grootmoeders 1972-00-00 R. A. Lafferty Meulenhoff (M=SF #50) 90-290-0094-5   320
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.
coll Bouke IJlstra Checkmark
900 Grossmütter Band 2 1974-07-00 R. A. Lafferty Fischer Taschenbuch (Fischer Orbit #39) 3-436-01921-6 DM 3.80 154
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.
coll Eddie Jones Checkmark
Nine Hundred Grandmothers 1975-05-00 R. A. Lafferty Dennis Dobson 0-234-77286-7 £3.50 318
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Inside Information 1977-00-00 ed. Abbe Mowshowitz Addison-Wesley   $7.95 342
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  
Urania #855 1980-09-28 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 855 1,000 Lit 168
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 Karel Thole  
Nine Hundred Grandmothers 1982-01-00 R. A. Lafferty Ace Books 0-441-58051-3 $2.50 318
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.
coll Charles Mikolaycak Checkmark
Le livre d'or de la science-fiction: R. A. Lafferty 1984-10-00 R. A. Lafferty Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5187) 2-266-01444-7   344
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.
coll Marcel Laverdet Checkmark
Fantastic Chicago 1991-08-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Chicon V   $15.00 136
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 Richard Powers  
So frustrieren wir Karl den Grossen 1993-00-00 R. A. Lafferty Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #89) 3-453-06243-4 DM 16.80 383
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.
coll Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
Nine Hundred Grandmothers 1999-00-00 R. A. Lafferty Wildside Press 1-880448-97-1 $15.00 318
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.
coll Cristian Matei  
Nine Hundred Grandmothers 2016-01-29 R. A. Lafferty Gateway / Orion 978-1-4732-1366-1 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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