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The Secret Sharer

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The Secret Sharer

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Author: Robert Silverberg
Publisher: Lightspeed Magazine, 2013
Underwood-Miller, 1988
Asimov's Science Fiction, 1987

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Book Type: Novella
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Locus Award winning and Hugo and Nebula Award nominated novella.

Written as a tribute to the classic Joseph Conrad story of the same name. It's the starship captain's first voyage. He didn't need this kind of trouble.

The story originally appeared in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, September 1987 and was released as a chapbook the following year. It can also be found in the collections The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg Volume 1: Secret Sharers (1992), Sailing to Byzantium (2000), Multiples: 1983-87: The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Vol. 6 (2011) and First-Person Singularities (2017).


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