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Down and Out in the Year 2000 (1986) [Short Story]
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Set in a crumbling Washington, D.C, a poverty-stricken street hustler has his world closing in on him as he slowly and steadily runs out of money.

Published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, April 1986.

Reprinted in:

  • The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Fourth Annual Collection (1987)
  • Mississippi Review #47/48 1988
  • Future on Fire (1991)
  • Remaking History (1991)
  • Down and Out in the Year 2000, Grafton 1992
  • Remaking History and Other Stories, Tor/Orb 1994

Original title: Down and Out in the Year 2000
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Year’s Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection, the (1987) [Anthology]
      Authors: Orson Scott Card , William Gibson , Tanith Lee , Tim Powers , Greg Bear , Bruce Sterling , Kim Stanley Robinson , Lucius Shepard , Pat Cadigan , Damon Knight , Robert Silverberg , Michael Swanwick , Lewis Shiner , Harry Turtledove , Walter Jon Williams , John Kessel , Howard Waldrop , Connie Willis , Karen Joy Fowler , Tom Maddox , James Patrick Kelly , Jack Dann , Neal Barrett, Jr. , Judith Moffett , Somtow Sucharitkul , Scott Baker , Richard Kearns
     Future on Fire (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , William Gibson , Bruce Sterling , Kim Stanley Robinson , Lucius Shepard , Pat Cadigan , Pat Murphy , Michael Swanwick , Connie Willis , Michael Bishop , James Patrick Kelly , Rachel Pollack , Susan Palwick , Wayne Wightman , Gregg Keizer , Felix C. Gotschalk
     Remaking History (1991) [Collection]
      Author: Kim Stanley Robinson

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