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Title: When We Went to See the End of the World Title Record # 40790
Author: Robert Silverberg
Date: 1972-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: escapepod.org
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1973Translated by Hilia Brinis
Italian Quando andammo a vedere la fine del mondo
1974Translated by Jan Koesen
Dutch Toen We Gingen Kijken naar het Einde van de Wereld
1974Translated by Walter Brumm.
German Die Reise zum Ende der Welt
1975Translated by Michel Deutsch
French Destination fin du monde
1977Translated by Tony Westermayr.
German Als wir das Ende der Welt sahen
1978Translated by David Otto Kröner
Dutch Toen we naar het einde van de wereld gingen kijken
1980Translated by René Mahlow
German Reise ans Ende der Welt
1982Translated by Eva Malsch
German Als wir aufbrachen, um das Ende der Welt zu sehen
1984 Serbian
Kada smo izašli da gledamo kraj sveta?Kada smo izasli da gledamo kraj sveta
Kada smo izashli da gledamo kraj sveta
1985Translated by Michel Deutsch
French
Quand nous sommes allés voir la fin du monde?Quand nous sommes alles voir la fin du monde
2002 French Quand on est allé voir la fin du monde
2003
  • Title reads Kak my yezdili smotret' konets sveta, "When We Went to See the End of the World".
  • Translated by Владимир Баканов (Vladimir Bakanov).
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Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Universe 2 1972-00-00 ed. Terry Carr Ace Books 84601
$0.95?$: US dollar
255
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Dean Ellis Checkmark
Unfamiliar Territory 1973-00-00 Robert Silverberg Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-13432-2
$5.95?$: US dollar
212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #2 1973-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Ballantine Books 0-345-03312-4
$1.25?$: US dollar
xi+
370
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Chris Foss Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #2 1973-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Ballantine Books 0-345-03312-4
C$1.25?C$: Canadian dollar
xi+
370
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Chris Foss Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year, Second Annual Collection 1973-07-00 ed. Lester del Rey E. P. Dutton 0-525-06491-5
$6.95?$: US dollar
251
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Larry Ratzkin Checkmark
Urania #623 1973-07-22 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Mondadori 623
Lit 350?Lit: Italian lira
168
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Karel Thole  
Nebula Award Stories Eight 1973-11-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Harper & Row 0-06-010151-2
$6.95?$: US dollar
xx+
248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Luba Litwak Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 8 1973-11-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Gollancz 0-575-01754-6
£2.50?£: UK pound
287
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
De Man Zonder Hoofd 1974-00-00 ed. Terry Carr Luitingh (Luitingh SF Verhalen #5) 90-245-0224-1   173
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year, Second Annual Collection 1974-00-00 ed. Lester del Rey Kaye & Ward 0-7182-1082-4   251
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Die Zeitfalle 1974-09-24 ed. Terry Carr Pabel (Terra Taschenbuch #247) TTB247
DM 2.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
145
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 8 1975-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-04080-3
£0.60?£: UK pound
271
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Anthony Roberts Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 8 1975-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-04080-3
£0.95?£: UK pound
271
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Anthony Roberts  
Unfamiliar Territory 1975-01-00 Robert Silverberg Gollancz 0-575-01919-0
£2.50?£: UK pound
212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Nebula Award Stories 8 1975-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Berkley Medallion 0-425-02951-4 / Z2951
$1.25?$: US dollar
xvii+
236
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Futur année zéro 1975-10-00 ed.
Alain Dorémieux?Alain Doremieux
Casterman 2-203-22617-X   254
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year, Second Annual Collection 1975-12-00 ed. Lester del Rey Ace Books 05476
$1.25?$: US dollar
253
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
The Late Great Future 1976-00-00 ed. John Dillon, Gregory Fitz Gerald Fawcett Crest 0-449-23040-6
$1.75?$: US dollar
288
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Oscar Liebman Checkmark
Universe 2 1976-00-00 ed. Terry Carr Dennis Dobson 0-234-77122-4
£3.50?£: UK pound
255
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #2 1976-05-00 ed. Terry Carr Ballantine Books 0-345-24969-0
$1.95?$: US dollar
xi+
370
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Earth Is the Strangest Planet: Ten Stories of Science Fiction 1977-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6528-2
$6.95?$: US dollar
189
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mike Mariano Checkmark
Unfamiliar Territory 1977-00-00 Robert Silverberg Coronet Books 0-340-21978-5
£0.90?£: UK pound
204
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jim Burns Checkmark
Future Pastimes 1977-00-00 ed. Scott Edelstein Aurora Publishers 0-87695-181-7
$6.95?$: US dollar
viii+
325
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Jetzt Plus Minus 1977-06-00 Robert Silverberg Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #0250) 3-442-23250-3
DM 4.00?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
159
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll
Jürgen F. Rogner?Juergen F. Rogner
Checkmark
De dwarsgesneden wereld en andere verhalen 1978-00-00 ed. uncredited Het Spectrum (Prisma #1868) 90-274-0998-6   134
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth John Verberk Checkmark
The Best of Robert Silverberg, Volume Two 1978-06-00 Robert Silverberg Gregg Press 0-8398-2439-4
$15.00?$: US dollar
323
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Unfamiliar Territory 1978-12-00 Robert Silverberg Berkley Books 0-425-03882-3
$1.95?$: US dollar
xii+
207
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Paul Alexander Checkmark
Buone notizie dal Vaticano 1979-01-08 Robert Silverberg Mondadori (Oscar #917) 13740-6
Lit 1,800?Lit: Italian lira
176
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Karel Thole  
La fête de St Dionysos 1980-04-00 Robert Silverberg
J. C. Lattès?J. C. Lattes
(Titres SF #24)
    249
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Heyne Science Fiction Jahresband 1980 1980-06-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3729) 3-453-30633-3
DM 4.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
464
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Tim White Checkmark
Unfamiliar Territory 1981-00-00 Robert Silverberg Coronet Books 0-340-21978-5
£1.10?£: UK pound
204
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
Das Treffen mit Medusa und andere »Nebula«-Preis-Stories 4 1982-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6728) 3-8118-6728-8
DM 6.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
268
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Don Maitz Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga 1984-11-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
Histoires de catastrophes 1985-02-00 ed. Jacques Goimard,
Demètre Ioakimidis?Demetre Ioakimidis
,
Gérard Klein?Gerard Klein
Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la science-fiction #3818) 2-253-03628-5   443
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga 1986-00-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
Beyond the Safe Zone: Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg 1986-04-00 Robert Silverberg Donald I. Fine 0-917657-60-8
$19.95?$: US dollar
472
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Loretta Trezzo Checkmark
Beyond the Safe Zone 1987-06-00 Robert Silverberg Warner Books 0-446-30173-6
$3.95?$: US dollar
x+
565
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Don Dixon Checkmark
Beyond the Safe Zone 1989-04-00 Robert Silverberg Warner Books 0-446-30173-6
$3.95?$: US dollar
x+
565
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Don Dixon Checkmark
Beyond the Safe Zone 1994-00-00 Robert Silverberg HarperCollins (The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg #3) 0-586-21371-6
£6.99?£: UK pound
605
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Fred Gambino Checkmark
Earth Is the Strangest Planet 2000-12-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Cosmos Books 1-58715-242-8
$15.00?$: US dollar
189
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Les jeux du capricorne 2002-09-00 Robert Silverberg Flammarion (Imagine) 2-08-068253-9
€25.00?€: Euro
712
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Pictor  
2003-00-00 ( #2) 5-94623-039-5   608
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Escape Pod, EP086 2006-12-28 ed. Steve Eley Escape Artists, Inc.  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Three: Something Wild Is Loose: 1969-72 2008-03-24 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-143-9
$35.00?$: US dollar
408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Three: Something Wild Is Loose: 1969-72 2008-03-24 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-143-9
$65.00?$: US dollar
408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Mammoth Book of Apocalyptic SF 2010-05-27 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-84901-495-3
£7.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Joe Roberts Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Apocalyptic SF 2010-06-00 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-84901-305-5
£7.99?£: UK pound
xii+
500
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Joe Roberts  
The End of the World: Stories of the Apocalypse 2010-07-08 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Skyhorse Publishing 978-1-60239-967-9
$12.95?$: US dollar
vi+
328
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of the End of the World 2010-07-27 ed. Mike Ashley Running Press 978-0-7624-3991-1
$13.95?$: US dollar
xii+
500
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Something Wild Is Loose: 1969-72 2011-01-17 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-387-7
$2.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Dangerous Dimensions 2011-03-15 Robert Silverberg Wonder Publishing Group 978-1-61013-085-1
$4.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Alex Martinez  
Dangerous Dimensions 2011-06-27 Robert Silverberg Wonder Publishing Group 978-1-61013-087-5
$16.95?$: US dollar
234
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Alex Martinez  
Something Wild Is Loose 2011-09-29 Robert Silverberg Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10666-6
£2.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Three: Something Wild Is Loose: 1969-72 2012-06-30 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-509-3
$18.95?$: US dollar
410
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
When We Went to See the End of the World 2012-09-27 Robert Silverberg Robinson  
$0.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 2, May 2013 2013-05-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-135-3
$3.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 2: May 2013 2013-05-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-134-6
$5.99?$: US dollar
144
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
mag Julie Dillon Checkmark
Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts (Compact Edition) 2015-00-00 ed. Heather Masri Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press 978-1-4576-7446-4
$45.00?$: US dollar
xix+
796
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth
René Magritte?Rene Magritte
 
Wastelands 2: More Stories of the Apocalypse 2015-02-24 ed. John Joseph Adams Titan Books 978-1-78329-152-6
$7.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Wastelands 2: More Stories of the Apocalypse 2015-02-24 ed. John Joseph Adams Titan Books 978-1-78329-150-2
$14.95?$: US dollar
521
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
Wastelands 2: More Stories of the Apocalypse 2015-02-27 ed. John Joseph Adams Titan Books 978-1-78329-150-2
£8.99?£: UK pound
508
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Wastelands 2: More Stories of the Apocalypse 2016-06-00 ed. John Joseph Adams Titan Books 978-1-78329-151-9
$8.99?$: US dollar
683
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
This Way to the End Times: Classic Tales of the Apocalypse 2016-10-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Three Rooms Press 978-1-941110-48-5
$4.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth A. V. Flores  
This Way to the End Times: Classic Tales of the Apocalypse 2016-10-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Three Rooms Press 978-1-941110-47-8
$19.95?$: US dollar
xvii+
452
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth A. V. Flores Checkmark
Time Travel Tales 2016-11-28 ed. Zach Chapman Chappy Fiction  
$3.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Dan McCarthy Checkmark
Time Travel Tales 2016-11-28 ed. Zach Chapman Chappy Fiction 978-0-692-80775-0
$12.99?$: US dollar
297
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Dan McCarthy Checkmark
Unfamiliar Territory date unknown Robert Silverberg Coronet Books 0-340-21978-5
£1.10?£: UK pound
204
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga date unknown ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
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