This collection includes the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novelette "Fermi and Frost" and the Hugo Award-winning "The Meeting" (written with C.M. Kornbluth). It also includes Pohl's Hugo and Nebula finalist novella "The Gold at Starbow's End," Nebula finalist "Shaffery Among the Immortals," "Growing up in Edge City," and "The Greening of Bed-Stuy," and Hugo finalist "Servant of the People."
Bestselling, multiple Hugo and Nebula Award-winning SF author Frederik Pohl has written over thirty successful novels, has been the award-winning editor of SF magazines and anthologies, and has collaborated on classic SF novels such as The Space Merchants as well as having written such fine solo novels as Gateway, Beyond the Blue Event Horizon and Man Plus. Mr. Pohl is a former president of the Science Fiction Writers of America, and has been active in myriad other ways in the field for many decades. He lives in Palatine, Illinois.