Jim Baen's Universe-Vol 2 Num 4



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"Double Secret Weapon" Copyright © 2007 Tony Frazier
"Darwin's Suitcase" Copyright © 2007 by Elizabeth Malartre
"Christmas Eve at Harvey Wallbanger's" Copyright © 2007 by Mike Resnick
"Fossilized Gods" Copyright © 2007 by J. Simon
"Second Banana" Copyright © 2007 by Way Jeng
"The Art of Memory" Copyright © 2007 by Barry N. Malzberg and Jack Dann
"Countdown to Armageddon, Episode Two" Copyright © 2007 by Edward M. Lerner
"Fish Story, Episode Ten" Copyright © 2007 by Dave Freer, Eric Flint and Andrew Dennis
"Inheritance" Copyright © 2007 by David Wesley
"Queen's Mask" Copyright © 2007 by Barbara Tarbox
"Rubber Sciences" by Norman Spinrad This article was first published in The Craft of Science Fiction, edited by Reginald Breitnor and published by Harper and Row in 1976.
"Your Medical Care in the Coming Three Decades" Copyright © 2007 by Stephen Euin Cobb
"A Holy Terror" by Ambrose Bierce was originally published in Twisted, May 1962