Year of publication: 2016
Sequence of author: The complete short fiction of clifford d. simak(№1)
A Death in the House : And Other Stories
Clifford D Simak
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A Death in the House And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Seven Introduction by David W. Wixon INTRODUCTION The Misunderstood “Hiatus” “We can travel forward to the day when all that exists comes to an end in the ultimate dispersion of wasted energy, when even space may be wiped out of existence and nothing but frozen time remains.” —Clifford D. Simak in “The Creator” After five of his stories were published in 1931–32—the fifth being “The Asteroid of Gold” in the November 1932 issue of Wonder Stories—Clifford D. Simak largely vanished from the world of science fiction publishing for five years (only one of his stories would be published during that time: “The Creator” in the September 1935 issue of Marvel Tales, a forum more akin to a fan publication than to a professional magazine). However, when former rising star writer John W. Campbell Jr. was appointed to take over the...