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    Modern American Short Stories ed. Bennett Cerf (World, 1945, 384pp, hc)
    • 9 · Introduction · Bennett Cerf · in
    • 15 · A White Heron · Sarah Orne Jewett · ss 1886
    • 27 · Mammon and the Archer · O. Henry · ss 1902
    • 35 · The Sculptor’s Funeral · Willa Cather · ss McClure’s Jan 1905
    • 51 · The Heathen · Jack London · ss Everybody’s Magazine Aug 1910
    • 71 · Little Miss Marker · Damon Runyon · ss Collier’s Mar 26 1932
    • 87 · A Caddy’s Diary · Ring Lardner · ss The Saturday Evening Post Mar 11 1922
    • 105 · For They Know Not What They Do · Wilbur Daniel Steele · ss Pictorial Review Jul 1918
    • 125 · Pigeons en Casserole · Bessie Breuer · ss The New Yorker Jun 20 1942
    • 139 · The Standard of Living · Dorothy Parker · ss
    • 147 · Clay-Shuttered Doors · Helen R. Hull · ss Harper’s May 1926
    • 167 · The Secret Life of Walter Mitty · James Thurber · ss The New Yorker Mar 18 1939
    • 175 · The Circus · Katherine Anne Porter · ss
    • 183 · That Evening Sun Go Down · William Faulkner · ss The American Mercury Mar 1931
    • 203 · The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber · Ernest Hemingway · nv Cosmopolitan Sep 1936
    • 235 · The King of the Cats · Stephen Vincent Benét · ss Harper’s Bazaar Feb 1929
    • 251 · The Raid · John Steinbeck · ss North American Review Oct 1934
    • 265 · Warm River · Erskine Caldwell · ss Pagany Jan-Mar 1932
    • 277 · Afternoon in the Jungle · Albert Maltz · ss The New Yorker Jan 11 1941
    • 287 · Almos’ a Man · Richard Wright · ss Harper’s Bazaar 1940
    • 301 · The Shepherd’s Daughter · William Saroyan · ss Story May 1934
    • 307 · Livvie Is Back · Eudora Welty · ss Atlantic Monthly Nov 1943
    • 323 · Hook · Walter Van Tilburg Clark · nv Atlantic Monthly Aug 1940
    • 343 · The Man in the Brooks Brothers Shirt · Mary McCarthy · na The Partisan Review Jul/Aug 1941
    • 379 · The Girls in Their Summer Dresses · Irwin Shaw · ss The New Yorker Feb 25 1939



    Short Stories ed. Henry Christ & Jerome Shostak (New York: Oxford Book Co., 1948, $2.08, 429pp, hc)
    A general fiction anthology textbook. Only selected stories listed.
    • Part II: Stories of Suspense and Terror
    • The Waxwork · A. M. Burrage · ss Someone in the Room, Jarrolds 1931, as by Ex-Private X
    • The Open Window · Saki · ss The Westminster Gazette Nov 18 1911
    • The Inexperienced Ghost · H. G. Wells · ss The Strand Mar 1902, as “The Story of the Inexperienced Ghost”
    • August Heat · W. F. Harvey · ss Midnight House and Other Tales, J.M. Dent 1910
    • A Struggle for Life · Thomas Bailey Aldrich · ss Atlantic Monthly Jul 1867
    • Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment · Nathaniel Hawthorne · ss The Knickerbocker Jan 1837, as “The Fountain of Youth”


    Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!: A vision of the 20th century as it happened Arthur C. Clarke (Voyager 0-00-648369-0, Jul 2000, £7.99, xviii+555pp, tp)
    Reprint (St. Martin’s 1999) collection of 110 non-fiction works published between 1934 and 1938. Edited by Ian T. Macauley.
    • xv · Acknowledgements · Arthur C. Clarke · ms
    • xvii · Preface · Arthur C. Clarke · pr
    • 1 · Part One. The 1930s and 1940s: Rockets and Radar
    • 3 · Introduction [extracts from first few chapters of Astounding Days] · Arthur C. Clarke · si Gollancz 1989
    • 7 · Dunsany, Lord of Fantasy · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Futurian War Digest Dec 1944
    • 13 · Rockets · Arthur C. Clarke · br Futurian War Digest Dec 1944 [Willy Ley]
    • 17 · The Coming Age of Rocket Power · Arthur C. Clarke · br Spacewards #6 1945 [G. Edward Pendray]
    • 19 · Extraterrestrial Relays · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Wireless World Oct 1945
    • 26 · The Moon and Mr. Farnsworth · Arthur C. Clarke · ar; Probably written in 1945-1946.
    • 30 · The Challenge of the Spaceship · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Dec 1946
    • 44 · First Men in the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Star Jan 30 1947
    • 48 · The Problem of Dr. Campbell · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Sep 1948
    • 54 · The Lackeys of Wall Street · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Fantasy Review Feb/Mar 1949
    • 58 · Voyages to the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · br Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Sep 1949 [Marjorie Hope Nicholson]
    • 63 · You’re on the Glide Path, I Think · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Aeroplane Sep 23 1949
    • 72 · Morphological Astronomy · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Astronomical Society Feb 1949
    • 75 · The Conquest of Space · Arthur C. Clarke · br Journal of the British Astronomical Society Dec 1949 [Chesley Bonestell; Willy Ley]
    • 79 · Part Two. The 1950s: Beneath the Seas of Ceylon
    • 81 · Introduction · Arthur C. Clarke · si
    • 82 · The Effect of Interplanetary Flight · Walter H. Gillings · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society May 1950; Report on Clarke speech at British Interplanetary Society, 4 Feb 1950.
    • 84 · Space Travel in Fact and Fiction · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Sep 1951; An address to the British Interplanetary Society, 1 April 1950.
    • 99 · Review: Destination Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · mr Journal of the British Astronomical Society Oct 1950
    • 102 · Interplanetary Flight · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Temple Press 1950
    • 105 · The Exploration of Space · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Temple Press 1951
    • 108 · Review: When Worlds Collide · Arthur C. Clarke · mr Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Jan 1952; Adds 1998 footnote.
    • 111 · Review: Man on the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Jun 1953
    • 114 · Flying Saucers · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society May 1953
    • 119 · Review: Flying Saucers Have Landed · Arthur C. Clarke · br Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Mar 1954 [Desmond Leslie; George Adamski]
    • 123 · Undersea Holiday · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Challenge of the Sea, Arthur C. Clarke, Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1961, as “The Submarine Playground”; an earlier version appeared in Holiday for August 1954.
    • 132 · The Exploration of the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Frederick Muller 1954
    • 136 · Eclipse · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Astronomical Society Oct 1954
    • 139 · Astronautical Fallacies · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Journal of the British Interplanetary Society Nov 1954
    • 145 · The Star of Bethlehem · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Holiday Dec 1954
    • 153 · Capricorn to Cancer [from The Reefs of Taprobane] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1957
    • 157 · Keeping House in Colombo [from The Reefs of Taprobane] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1957
    • 161 · The Reefcombers’ Derby [from The Reefs of Taprobane] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1957
    • 165 · Rest Houses, Catamarans, and Sharks [from The Reefs of Taprobane] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1957
    • 168 · The First Wreck [from The Reefs of Taprobane] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1957
    • 173 · A Clear Run to the South Pole [from The Treasure of the Great Reef] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1962
    • 180 · The Isle of Taprobane [from The Treasure of the Great Reef] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1962
    • 183 · The Great Reef [from The Treasure of the Great Reef] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1962
    • 189 · Winding Up [from The Treasure of the Great Reef] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1962
    • 193 · Part Three. The 1960s: Kubrick and Cape Kennedy
    • 195 · Introduction · Arthur C. Clarke · si
    • 196 · Failures of Nerve and Imagination · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Profiles of the Future, Harper Row 1962
    • 204 · We’ll Never Conquer Space · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Science Digest Jun 1960
    • 210 · Rocket to the Renaissance · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Playboy Jul 1960
    • 217 · The Obsolescence of Man · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Playboy Jul 1961, as “Machina ex Deus”
    • 226 · Space and the Spirit of Man · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Astronautics Oct 1961, as “Space Flight and the Spirit of Man”
    • 231 · The Uses of the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Harper’s
    • 240 · The Playing Fields of Space · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Holiday
    • 246 · Kalinga Prize Speech · Arthur C. Clarke · sp Voices from the Sky, Arthur C. Clarke, New York: Harper 1965; Speech given in Delhi, 1992. Originally appeared in an abridged form in Fantasy & Science Fiction for October 1963.
    • 251 · More Than Five Senses · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Boys’ Life Apr 1968
    • 259 · Son of Dr. Strangelove · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Lost Worlds of 2001, Arthur C. Clarke, New York: New American Library 1972
    • 264 · Possible, That’s All! · Arthur C. Clarke · ar F&SF Oct 1968
    • 268 · The Mind of the Machine · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Report on Probability Three, Arthur C. Clarke, Gollancz 1972
    • 277 · God and Einstein · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Report on Probability Three, Arthur C. Clarke, Gollancz 1972
    • 279 · Part Four. The 1970s: Tomorrow’s Worlds
    • 281 · Introduction · Arthur C. Clarke · si
    • 283 · Satellites and Saris · Arthur C. Clarke · ar London Daily Telegraph Dec 17 1971, as “Schoolmaster Satellite”; Speech delivered to State Department, 20 August 1971.
    • 291 · Mars and the Mind of Man · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Harper & Row 1973
    • 296 · The Sea of Sinbad · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Observer Magazine 1972
    • 305 · Willy and Chesley · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The View from Serendip, London: Gollancz 1978
    • 310 · The Snows of Olympus · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Playboy Dec 1974
    • 313 · Writing to Sell · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Harper & Row 1977, as introduction to Writing to Sell by Scott Meredith
    • 319 · Part Five. The 1980s: Stay of Execution
    • 321 · Introduction · Arthur C. Clarke · si
    • 323 · The Steam-Powered Word Processor · Arthur C. Clarke · fa Analog Sep 1986
    • 329 · Afterword: “Maelstrom II” [from Arthur C. Clarke’s Venus Prime, Volume 2: Maelstrom by Paul Preuss] · Arthur C. Clarke · aw Avon 1988
    • 333 · Mother Nature Got There First · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Analog Aug 1990
    • 337 · Message to Comsat, February 18, 1988 · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 339 · Graduation Address: International Space University · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *; Satellite address broadcast to graduates, August 20, 1988.
    • 342 · Back to 2001 · Arthur C. Clarke · fw Roc 1993, as foreword to 2001: A Space Odyssey
    • 348 · Coauthors and Other Nuisances · Arthur C. Clarke · aw Bantam 1989, as afterword to Rama II
    • 353 · The Power of Compression · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Reader’s Digest UK Dec 1998, as “Words That Inspire”
    • 355 · Life in the Fax Line · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 358 · Credo · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Living Philosophies, ed. Clifton Fadiman, Doubleday 1991
    • 364 · The Colors of Infinity: Exploring the Fractal Universe [from The Ghost from the Grand Banks] · Arthur C. Clarke · sp Bantam 1990; Lecture delivered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 12, 1989.
    • 368 · Close Encounter with Cosmonauts · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Omni Sep 1980
    • 371 · The Century Syndrome [from The Ghost from the Grand Banks] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Bantam 1990
    • 374 · Who’s Afraid of Leonard Woolf? · Arthur C. Clarke · ar 1984: Spring, Arthur C. Clarke, Ballantine Del Rey 1984
    • 380 · My Four Feet on the Ground · Arthur C. Clarke · ar 1978, as introduction to My Four Feet on the Ground by Nora Clarke, Rocket Publishing
    • 383 · Part Six. The 1990s: Countdown to 2000
    • 385 · Introduction · Arthur C. Clarke · si
    • 387 · Marconi Symposium · Arthur C. Clarke · sp *; Address at Smithsonian Institution, April 24, 1990.
    • 389 · Introduction to Charles Pellegrino’s Unearthing Atlantis · Arthur C. Clarke · in 1991
    • 392 · Tribute to Robert A. Heinlein (1907 - 1988) · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Astounding Days, Arthur C. Clarke, Gollancz 1989
    • 396 · Satyajit and Stanley · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 398 · Aspects of Science Fiction · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *; ‘was previously unpublished in English’.
    • 406 · Save the Giant Squid! · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Omni Jan 1992, as “Squid!”
    • 410 · A Choice of Futures · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Illustrated London News May 1992
    • 416 · Gene Roddenberry · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Omni Feb 1992
    • 418 · Introduction to Jack Williamson’s Beachhead · Arthur C. Clarke · in Tor 1992
    • 421 · Scenario for a Civilized Planet · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Bulletin of Atomic Scientists May 1992, as “What Is to Be Done?”
    • 428 · NASA Sutra: Eros in Orbit · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Playboy 1992
    • 434 · Minehead Made Me · Arthur C. Clarke · ar London Sunday Express 1992
    • 436 · Good-bye, Isaac · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Locus May 1992
    • 438 · Encyclical [from The Hammer of God] · Arthur C. Clarke · ex Bantam 1993
    • 440 · Letter from Sri Lanka · Arthur C. Clarke · sp *; Live satellite broadcast, Colombo to Washington, October 8, 1992.
    • 448 · Message to Mars · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 450 · Preface: The War of the Worlds · Arthur C. Clarke · pr Tuttle 1993
    • 456 · Preface: The First Men in the Moon · Arthur C. Clarke · pr; Everyman Paperback Classic edition, date unknown.
    • 460 · The Joy of Maths · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 465 · Tribute to Robert Bloch · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Robert Bloch: Appreciations of the Master, ed. Richard Matheson & Ricia Mainhardt, Tor 1995
    • 468 · Spaceguard · Arthur C. Clarke · sp *; University of Moratuwa Convocation Address, 1994.
    • 472 · Foreword: Encyclopedia of Frauds by James Randi · Arthur C. Clarke · fw St. Martin’s 1995; as foreword to An Encyclopedia of Claims, Frauds, and Hoaxes of the Occult and the; Supernatural
    • 475 · Bucky · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 477 · Homage to Frank Paul · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 479 · Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds! · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Life Sep 1992
    • 482 · The Birth of HAL · Arthur C. Clarke · in 1997; Introduction to HAL’s Legacy: 2001’s Computers as Dreams and Reality; (ed. David G. Stork, MIT Press, 1997).
    • 485 · The Coming Cyberclysm · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Asia Week Oct 4 1995
    • 488 · Tribute to David Lasser · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Locus Jul 1996
    • 490 · Toilets of the Gods · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 492 · When Will the Real Space Age Begin? · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Ad Astra May/Jun 1996
    • 496 · Review: Imagined Worlds by Freeman Dyson · Arthur C. Clarke · br Times Higher Education Supplement Mar 14 1997, as “Mind Stretch” [Freeman J. Dyson]
    • 501 · Eyes on the Universe · Arthur C. Clarke · br Times Higher Education Supplement Jun 27 1997, as “Looking Up, Down the Barrel” [Patrick Moore]; book review of The Story of the telescope by Patrick Moore
    • 504 · Walter Alvarez and Gerrit L. Verschuur · Arthur C. Clarke · br Times Higher Education Supplement 1997; Review of T. Rex and the Crater of Doom (Alvarez), and; Impact! The Threat of Comets and Asteroids (Verschuur).
    • 509 · The Gay Warlords · Arthur C. Clarke · ar *
    • 512 · More Last Words on UFOs · Arthur C. Clarke · ar The Times Aug 5 1997, as “Why ET Will Never Call Home”
    • 515 · Carl Sagan · Arthur C. Clarke · br Times Higher Education Supplement Dec 12 1997, as “Space Sage”; Review of Carl Sagan’s Universe (eds. Yervant Terzian and Elizabeth Bilson, 1997).
    • 519 · For Cherene, Tamara, and Melinda · Arthur C. Clarke · ar LEADERS Jul/Sep 1992
    • 523 · Part Seven. Postscript: 2000 and Beyond
    • 525 · Science and Society · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Science Jun 5 1998, as “Presidents, Experts, and Asteroids”
    • 529 · Is There Life After Television? · Arthur C. Clarke · sp *; Speech given at the Fiftieth Annual Emmy Awards, Sept 1997.
    • 534 · The Twenty-First Century: A (Very) Brief History · Arthur C. Clarke · ar Sunday Telegraph Feb 21 1999, as “2001 and Beyond”
    • 541 · Sources · [Misc.] · bi
    • 547 · Index · [Misc.] · ix


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