"Resurrection"
Short Fiction 1948 6,600 words

Description

In the far future, an alien civilization explores Earth's past by resurrecting individuals from different time periods.

Alternate Titles

"The Monster"     (1948, etc.)

Included In
The Best of A.E. van Vogt: Volume 1 1979
The Best of A.E. van Vogt    [British] 1974
The Blal 1976
Destination: Universe! 1952
Monsters 1965
Science Fiction Monsters 1967
Transfinite: The Essential A.E. van Vogt 2003
English
"The Monster" (alternate title)
Astounding Science Fiction magazine
1948 August Street & Smith
digest Vol 41, No 6 164 pages $0.25

cover art by
Canedo

First appearance

2 illustrations by
Ed Cartier

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The Other Side of the Moon anthology
edited by August Derleth 1949, etc.

Some editions of this anthology were abridged. Van Vogt's story was left out of the 1963 Panther edition.

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Spectrum II anthology
edited by Kingsley Amis & Robert Conquest 1962, etc.
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Towards Infinity anthology
edited by Damon Knight 1968, etc.

This anthology was also published as Toward Infinity (not Towards with an "s" at the end).

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"The Monster" (alternate title)
The Old Masters anthology
edited by Brian Davis
1970 September New English Library
paperback 2759 128 pages 5/-

cover art by
Jan Parker

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Invaders from Space anthology
edited by Robert Silverberg
1972 Hawthorn
hardback code: ? 241 pages $6.95

cover art by
Angela Arnet

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In Dreams Awake anthology
edited by Leslie A. Fiedler
1975 July Dell Laurel
paperback 04159 400 pages $1.75

cover artist: unknown

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"The Monster" (alternate title)
The Edward De Bono Science Fiction Collection anthology
edited by George Hay
1976 The Elmfield Press
hardback 0-7057-0068-2 217 pages £4.95

cover artist: unknown

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Perilous Planets anthology
edited by Brian W. Aldiss 1978, etc.
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The Last Man on Earth anthology
edited by Isaac Asimov & Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh 1982, etc.
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"The Monster" (alternate title)
The Great Science Fiction Stories: Volume 10: 1948 anthology
edited by Isaac Asimov & Martin H. Greenberg 1983, etc.
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"The Monster" (alternate title)
The Golden Years of Science Fiction: Fifth Series omnibus
edited by Isaac Asimov & Martin H. Greenberg
1985 Bonanza / Crown
hardback 0-517-47566-9 641 pages $6.98

cover art by
Romas Kukalis

A omnibus volume, containing two of the anthologies in Asimov & Greenberg's Great SF Stories series — the volume covering the year 1947 ("Volume 9"), and the one covering 1948 ("Volume 10").

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Supermen anthology
edited by Isaac Asimov & Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh 1984, etc.
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"The Monster" (alternate title)
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories anthology
edited by Tom Shippey 1992, etc.
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