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Title: Fire Watch Title Record # 41400
Author: Connie Willis
Date: 1982-02-15
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: Time Travel
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1982 Firewatch
Year Language Title
1983Translated by Ingrid Herrmann
German Brandwache
1984Translated by Roberta Rambelli
Italian Servizio antincendio
1984 French Fire Watch
1988Translated by Philippe R. Hupp, revised by Sébastien Guillot in the 2015 pub.
French Les veilleurs du feu
1998 Italian Guardia antincendi
2008Translated by Pedro Jorge Romero
Spanish Brigada de incendios
2011Translated by Ana-Veronica Mircea and/or Antuza Genescu
Romanian
Cei care pândesc focul?Cei care pandesc focul
2017 Portuguese Vigia de incêndio

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Isaac Asimov's Wonders of the World 1982-00-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy, Kathleen Moloney Davis Publications  
$2.95?$: US dollar
288
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".
anth  
Isaac Asimov's Wonders of the World 1982-00-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy, Kathleen Moloney The Dial Press 0-385-27776-8
$12.95?$: US dollar
288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, February 15, 1982 1982-02-15 ed. George H. Scithers Davis Publications  
$1.50?$: US dollar
180
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 Joe Burleson Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Wonders of the World 1983-00-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy, Kathleen Moloney Robert Hale 0-7090-1122-9
£7.95?£: UK pound
244
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 1983-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Timescape / Pocket Books 0-671-46680-1
$3.95?$: US dollar
viii+
359
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
Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazin 18. Folge 1983-07-00 ed. Friedel Wahren Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3998) 3-453-30934-0
DM 5.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
223+
[1]
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
The Nebula Awards #18 1983-11-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Arbor House 0-87795-565-4
$16.95?$: US dollar
302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 1983-11-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03341-X
£9.95?£: UK pound
viii+
350
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
I Premi Hugo: 1976-1983 1984-00-00 ed. Sandro Pergameno Editrice Nord (Grandi Opere Nord #10) 88-429-0699-9   xii+
753+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth David Hardy Checkmark
Univers 1984 1984-03-15 ed.
Joëlle Wintrebert?Joelle Wintrebert
J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #1617) 2-277-21617-8   415
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
The Nebula Awards #18 1984-09-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Bantam Books 0-553-24371-3
$2.75?$: US dollar
xii+
240
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 Gary LoSasso Checkmark
Die schönsten Science Fiction Stories des Jahres: Band 3 1985-00-00 ed. Terry Carr Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4165) 3-453-31123-X
DM 9.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
462
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
Fire Watch 1985-02-00 Connie Willis Bluejay Books (A Bluejay International Edition) 0-312-94162-5
$14.95?$: US dollar
274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Thomas Kidd Checkmark
Fire Watch 1986-07-00 Connie Willis Bantam Books 0-553-26045-6
$3.50?$: US dollar
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.
coll Roger Bergendorff Checkmark
Die Wunder der Welt 1986-10-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy, Kathleen Moloney Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4332) 3-453-31325-9
DM 8.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
396
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 Josh Kirby Checkmark
Brandwache 1987-03-00 Connie Willis Luchterhand (Sammlung Luchterhand #660) 3-472-61660-1
DM 14.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
248+
[1]
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 Olga Rinne Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine 1988-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-05498-6
$3.50?$: US dollar
258
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 Harris Checkmark
Les veilleurs du feu 1988-02-16 Connie Willis J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #2339) 2-277-22339-5   344
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 George Smith Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners: Award-Winning Science Fiction Stories 1989-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood Press 0-922066-21-3
$17.95?$: US dollar
320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners 1990-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood / SFBC 17008
$8.98?$: US dollar
320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners 1991-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Baen 0-671-72081-3
$4.50?$: US dollar
320
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 Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Uncharted Territory 1994-09-00 Connie Willis New English Library 0-450-61748-3
£4.99?£: UK pound
218
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 Mick van Houten Checkmark
Hugo and Nebula Award Winners from Asimov's Science Fiction 1995-12-00 ed. Sheila Williams Wings Books 0-517-12410-6
$12.99?$: US dollar
558
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Chris Moore Checkmark
The Science Fiction Century 1997-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-86338-1
$40.00?$: US dollar
1005
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Harris Checkmark
The Science Fiction Century 1997-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor / BOMC 0-312-86338-1   1005
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Harris Checkmark
Time Machines: The Greatest Time Travel Stories Ever Written 1997-12-00 ed. Bill Adler, Jr. Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0493-4
$24.00?$: US dollar
xii+
382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Fire Watch 1998-04-00 Connie Willis Bantam Spectra 0-553-26045-6
$6.50?$: US dollar
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.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
The Science Fiction Century 1998-05-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Quality Paperback Book Club 0-9658501-3-7
$21.95?$: US dollar
1005
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 John Harris Checkmark
I tempi che corrono 1998-10-00 ed. Bill Adler, Jr. Mondadori (Millemondi (quarterly) #17)  
Lit 9,900?Lit: Italian lira
444
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 Franco Brambilla  
Heyne Science Fiction Jahresband 2000 2000-01-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #6342) 3-453-16188-2
DM 18.00?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
715
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
Zoltán Boros?Zoltan Boros
,
Gábor Szikszai?Gabor Szikszai
Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Science Fiction 2002-05-00 ed. Mike Ashley Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1004-7
$11.95?$: US dollar
xiii+
498
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 Pete Rozycki Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Science Fiction 2002-05-00 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 1-84119-375-5
£6.99?£: UK pound
xiii+
498
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 Pete Rozycki Checkmark
Time Machines: The Best Time Travel Stories Ever Written 2002-08-00 ed. Bill Adler, Jr. Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1033-0
$13.00?$: US dollar
xii+
382
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  
The Mammoth Book of 20th Century Science Fiction: Volume One 2003-04-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Robinson 1-84119-513-8
£6.99?£: UK pound
xix+
586
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  
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century 2005-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-48190-0    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth David Stevenson Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century 2005-01-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4
$17.95?$: US dollar
xiii+
425+
[3]
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 Science Fiction Century, Volume One 2006-03-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Orb 0-312-86484-1
$21.95?$: US dollar
511
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 John Harris Checkmark
Novel Ideas—Science Fiction 2006-04-04 ed. Brian M. Thomsen DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1361) 0-7564-0353-7
$7.50?$: US dollar
321
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  
The Winds of Marble Arch and Other Stories 2007-09-00 Connie Willis Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-110-1
$125.00?$: US dollar
740
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Jude Palencar  
The Winds of Marble Arch and Other Stories 2007-09-00 Connie Willis Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-110-1
$40.00?$: US dollar
700
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
Lo mejor de Connie Willis I 2008-11-00 Connie Willis Ediciones B (Nova #221) 978-84-666-3887-6   357
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  
Fire Watch 2010-01-08 Connie Willis Bantam Spectra 978-0-307-57342-1    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
Fire Watch 2010-09-00 Connie Willis WSFA Press 978-0-9621725-9-5
$25.00?$: US dollar
92
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap John Coulthart Checkmark
Vânturile de la Marble Arch (vol. 1)?Vanturile de la Marble Arch (vol. 1)
2011-07-30 Connie Willis Editura Nemira (Nautilus) 978-606-579-237-1
Lei 5?Lei: Romanian leu
552
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  
Fire Watch 2013-02-25 Connie Willis Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-12034-1
£2.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Best of Connie Willis: Award-Winning Stories 2013-07-00 Connie Willis Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-54064-5
$28.00?$: US dollar
xvii+
473
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Louise Leppard Checkmark
The Best of Connie Willis: Award-Winning Stories 2013-07-09 Connie Willis Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-54065-2
$13.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Time Is the Fire: The Best of Connie Willis 2013-08-00 Connie Willis Gollancz (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-0-575-13114-9
£8.99?£: UK pound
xix+
473
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 Christopher Gibbs Checkmark
Time Is the Fire: The Best of Connie Willis 2013-08-08 Connie Willis Gollancz / Orion (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-0-575-13115-6
£4.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Winds of Marble Arch and Other Stories 2013-08-29 Connie Willis Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-12039-6
£2.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Time Traveller's Almanac 2013-11-07 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Head of Zeus 978-1-78185-390-0
£25.00?£: UK pound
948
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Time Traveler's Almanac 2014-03-00 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-7421-9
$37.99?$: US dollar
948
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Will Staehle Checkmark
The Time Traveler's Almanac 2014-03-18 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-7424-0
$25.99?$: US dollar
xii+
948
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 Will Staehle Checkmark
The Best of Connie Willis: Award-Winning Stories 2014-04-22 Connie Willis Del Rey 978-0-345-54066-9
$18.00?$: US dollar
473
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  
The Winds of Marble Arch and Other Stories 2015-03-23 Connie Willis Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-753-0
$9.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
Les veilleurs 2015-04-29 Connie Willis J'ai Lu (Nouveaux Millénaires) 978-2-290-09796-0
€19.90?€: Euro
538
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  
Women of Futures Past 2016-09-06 ed. Kristine Kathryn Rusch Baen 978-1-4767-8161-7
$16.00?$: US dollar
266
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 Christine Mitzuk Checkmark
As melhores histórias de viagem no tempo: Os contos dos autores mais consagrados da ficção científica 2017-04-04 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Editora Jangada  
R$34.10?R$: Brazilian real
473
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Time Traveller's Almanac 2018-08-09 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Head of Zeus 978-1-78854-736-9
£15.00?£: UK pound
960
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  
The Time Traveller's Almanac 2021-12-09 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Apollo / Head of Zeus 978-1-80024-970-7
£18.00?£: UK pound
960
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  
The Mammoth Book of Science Fiction date unknown ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 1-84119-375-5
£7.99?£: UK pound
xiii+
498
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 Pete Rozycki Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century date unknown ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4
$17.95?$: US dollar
xii+
[1]+
425+
[9]
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 David Stevenson Checkmark
The Time Traveler's Almanac date unknown ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-7424-0
$25.99?$: US dollar
xii+
948
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 Will Staehle Checkmark
Fire Watch date unknown Connie Willis Bantam Spectra 0-553-26045-6
$6.50?$: US dollar
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.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
Fire Watch date unknown Connie Willis Bantam Spectra 0-553-26045-6
$6.99?$: US dollar
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.
coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Wonders of the World date unknown ed. Shawna McCarthy, Kathleen Moloney Longmeadow Press 0-681-40031-5
$7.95?$: US dollar
288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
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