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Book Information: Gnarly Man, the

Gnarly Man, the (1939) [Short Story]
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First published in the June 1939 issue of Unknown. A Neanderthal made immortal by a lightning bolt accident survives until the present day and is "discovered". What would he be like? How would we not know of him? This short story supplies the plausible answers with a fun twist.

Reprinted in Modern Classics of Fantasy.

Original title: The Gnarly Man
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionFantasyAllegorical And Bangsian

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Unknown Worlds: Tales from Beyond (1988) [Anthology]
      Authors: Alfred Bester , Robert A. Heinlein , L. Sprague de Camp , A.E. van Vogt , Fritz Leiber , Henry Kuttner , Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore , Frank Belknap Long , Robert Bloch , Theodore Sturgeon , Manly Wade Wellman , Jack Williamson , Lester del Rey , Fredric Brown , Anthony Boucher , Horace. L. Gold , Robert Arthur , James H. Schmitz , Cleve Cartmill , Malcom Jameson
     Modern Classics of Fantasy (1996) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , Roger Zelazny , Tanith Lee , Bruce Sterling , George Alec Effinger , Keith Roberts , Lucius Shepard , Peter S. Beagle , Poul Anderson , L. Sprague de Camp , James P. Blaylock , Jack Vance , Fritz Leiber , Damon Knight , Michael Swanwick , Judith Tarr , Avram Davidson , Howard Waldrop , Gene Wolfe , Esther M. Friesner , Jane Yolen , T.H. White , Manly Wade Wellman , Robert Sampson , R. A. Lafferty , John Crowley , Horace. L. Gold , Terry Bisson , Suzy McKee Charnas , Thomas Burnett Swann

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