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I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon (1980)

This short story contains the .speech "How to Build a Universe that Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later" given at the Metz (France) Sci-Fi convention in 1976

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Doubleday, 1985 Gollancz, 1986 St Martin Press, 1987 Grafton, 1988

Content

I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon

  • How to Build a Universe that Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later (speech)
  • The Short Happy Life of the Brown Oxford (1954)
  • Explorers We (1959)
  • Holy Quarrel (1966)
  • What'll We Do with Ragland Park? (1963)
  • Strange Memories of Death (1984)
  • The Alien Mind (1981)
  • The Exit Door Leads in (1979)
  • Chains of Air, Web of Aether (1980)
  • Rautavaara's Case (1980)
  • I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon (1980)