A Separate War and Other Stories (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Aug 1, 2006 - Fiction - 320 pages
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6 years of stories from the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author.

Here are fifteen stories-never before collected-that tread upon familiar Haldeman territory, as well as explore the outer reaches of his phenomenal imagination.
  

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User Review  - jmourgos - LibraryThing

A Separate War and other stories is an attempt by the old sci-fi writer, Joe Haldeman (The Forever War) to represent stories of his full range as a writer. This is an interesting concept, as he starts ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joshua Simon - Goodreads

An ok collection. As is the case in most collections, some stories were stronger than others. The one thing that I noticed was each story's ending felt very rushed and often came across as flat in ... Read full review

Contents

Meet Joe Haldeman
The Secret of Writing
A Separate War
Diminished Chord
Giza
Foreclosure
Four Short Novels
For White Hill
Memento Mori
Faces
Heartwired
Brochure
Out of Phase
Power Complex
Fantasy for Six Electrodes and One Adrenaline DripA Play in the Form of a Feelie Script
Notes on the Stories

Finding My Shadow
Civil Disobedience
Copyrights
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Joe Haldeman has uniquely blended a strong interest in astronomy and with his love for writing to publish numerous novels, anthologies and short stories over three decades. He holds a B.S. in astronomy from the University of Maryland (1967), and an M.F.A. in English from the Iowa Writers Workshop (1975). An adjunct professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Haldeman has also taught at Michigan State, Larion West Seattle, SUNY Buffalo, Princeton, University of North Dakota, Kent State and the University of North Florida Haldeman's works include War Year (1972), The Forever War (1975), Worlds (1981), Worlds Apart (1983), Tools of the Trade (1987), and The Hemingway Hoax (1990). He has also co-authored and edited numerous works of science fiction. Born in Oklahoma on June 9, 1943, Haldeman grew up in Puerto Rico, New Orleans, Washington D.C., and Alaska. He was drafted into the military in 1967, fighting in the Central Highlands of Vietnam as a combat engineer with the 4th Division (1/22nd Airmobile Battalion), for which he received the Purple Heart, among other medals.

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