Science Fiction’s Secret History: The “Final Stage” Anthology Edited by Ed Ferman and Barry Malzberg
Final Stage: The Ultimate Science Fiction Anthology edited by Ed Ferman and Barry Malzberg is a classic anthology with a troubled history. The book contains 13 pieces of short fiction “that carry [science fiction's] basic themes as far as possible given the current state of the art”. Each story includes an afterword written by that story’s author. Its not quite an original anthology; the Asimov story is a reprint.
Why is its history troubled?
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