The Persistence of Vision

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Author: John Varley

Contents:The Phantom of Kansas (1976)Air Raid (1977)Retrograde Summer (1975)The Black Hole Passes (1975)In the Hall of the Martian Kings (1977)In the Bowl (1975)Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance (1976)Overdrawn at the Memory Bank (1976)The Persistence of Vision (1978)….Read More

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