Across the Sea of Stars

Arthur C. Clarke
science fiction, short stories
Across the Sea of Stars - Arthur C. Clarke

ACROSS THE SEA OF STARS is a treasury of science fiction containing 18 of Clarke's finest short stories. In three groupings, "Expedition to the Earth," "Tales from the White Hart," and "Reach for Tomorrow," the selections include such memorable tales as "Encounter at Dawn," "The Sentinel," "Armaments Race," "Jupiter Five" and "Time's Arrow."


  • Introduction by Clifton Fadiman
  • Earthlight (novel)
  • Childhood's End (novel)
  • The Sentinel
  • Time's Arrow
  • Technical Error
  • Superiority
  • Rescue Party
  • History Lesson
  • Hide and Seek
  • Armaments Race
  • Breaking Strain
  • If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth...
  • Inheritance
  • Jupiter Five
  • The Next Tenants
  • The Pacifist
  • The Reluctant Orchid
  • Silence, Please!
  • The Fires Within
  • Encounter at Dawn (aka Encounter in the Dawn)
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Release date: 1959
Genres: science fiction, short stories
Updated: August 18, 2021