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Title: Border Guards Title Record # 89223
Author: Greg Egan
Date: 1999-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: gregegan.customer.netspace.net.au
Language: English
Note: First published in Interzone, October 1999.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
2002 Italian Guardie di confine
2009Translated by Quarante-deux
French Gardes-frontières

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
1 2000 Locus Best Novelette
3 2000 Hugo Best Novelette

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Interzone, #148 October 1999 1999-10-00 ed. David Pringle David Pringle   £3.00 68
A4?21 cm by 29.7 cm or 8.3" by 11.7" magazine, used by some UK and European magazines
mag Dominic Harman Checkmark
Year's Best SF 5 2000-06-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-102054-0 $6.99 xv+
494
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 John Harris Checkmark
Year's Best SF 5 2000-06-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-102054-0 $7.99 494
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 John Harris Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventeenth Annual Collection 2000-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 0-312-26275-2 $29.95 liii+
625
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Michael Carroll Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventeenth Annual Collection 2000-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-26417-8 $17.95 liii+
625
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 Michael Carroll Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventeenth Annual Collection 2000-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press / SFBC 13559 $14.98 lxiii+
766
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Michael Carroll Checkmark
Year's Best SF 5 2000-07-00 ed. David G. Hartwell HarperCollins / SFBC 0-7394-1110-1 / 03310 $9.98 xv+
494
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Harris Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventeenth Annual Collection 2000-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-26417-8   liii+
625
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 Michael Carroll Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Best New Science Fiction: 13th Annual Collection 2000-10-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Robinson 1-84119-168-X £9.99 lii+
678
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 Pete Rozycki Checkmark
Supermen 2002-01-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 0-312-27569-2 $17.95 xiii+
450
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 Nick Stathopoulos Checkmark
Supermen 2002-01-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 0-312-27569-2   xiii+
450
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 Nick Stathopoulos Checkmark
Supermen 2002-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 1-4299-5718-2 $17.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Nick Stathopoulos  
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventeenth Annual Collection 2002-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-27162-X $17.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Michael Carroll  
Urania #1450 Supplement 2002-10-06 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1450 Supplement €5.10 382
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 Paolo Barbieri  
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
512+
[2]
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7872-4 A$32.95 xiii+
559+
[2]
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 Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2005-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7873-2 A$19.95 xvi+
677
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  
Beyond Singularity 2005-12-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-01363-5 $7.99 xi+
288
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 Ben Gibson Checkmark
Oceanic 2009-07-00 Greg Egan Gollancz 978-0-575-08651-7 £18.99 490
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Sue Michniewicz Checkmark
Oceanic 2009-07-00 Greg Egan Gollancz / Orion 978-0-575-08652-4 £12.99 489
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 Dee Breger , Sue Michniewicz Checkmark
Crystal Nights and Other Stories 2009-09-00 Greg Egan Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-240-5 $35.00 310
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Steve Montiglio Checkmark
Oceanic 2009-09-24 Greg Egan Gollancz 978-0-575-08655-5 £11.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Year's Best SF 5 2009-10-00 ed. David G. Hartwell HarperCollins e-books 978-0-06-175780-8 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth John Harris  
Océanique 2009-11-00 Greg Egan Le Bélial' 978-2-84344-094-6   640
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 Nicolas Fructus  
Oceanic 2010-05-13 Greg Egan Gollancz 978-0-575-08654-8 £7.99 490
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 Dee Breger , Sue Michniewicz Checkmark
Beyond Singularity 2013-06-15 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-139-9 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ron Miller  
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy date unknown ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
514
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Year's Best SF 5 date unknown ed. David G. Hartwell Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-102054-0 $6.99 xv+
494
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 John Harris Checkmark
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