The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF

Are the previous and destiny immutable or do we break out the inevitable? This thought-provoking number of time shuttle tales not just takes us into the prior and destiny, but additionally explores what could occur if we strive to govern time to our personal virtue. learn 25 mindbending tales from Kage Baker, Michael Swanwick, Christopher Priest, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Robert Silverberg, Paul Levinson and lots of more!

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