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Queen of the Deep
Genre Science Fiction
Type Short story
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Also, or better known as "Son".
Only the first publication comes with the title "Queen of the Deep". All later publications –including the translations– have the title as "Son".
DESCRIPTION:
A psychological story of a man, Jones, who has to overcome his greatest fear to survive. The man has been captured by a hostile submarine which has no crew on board. Jones has to deal with the mechanical 'brain' of the submarine.
 
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34 Publications
 
US

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FIRST PUBLICATION
in Argosy
Howard J. Lewis
Kokomo, IN: Popular Publications, Inc.
Volume 338, No. 3
magazine (28,5×21,5cm)
March 1954
112
$ 0.35
Frank McCarthy
The story is illustrated by James Bingham.


Frank McCarthy
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
New York, NY: Ballantine Books
391 K
no ISBN
paperback (18×11cm)
06/1960
06/1960 [Canadian printing]
190
$ 0.35
Bob Blanchard
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Bob Blanchard
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
New York, NY: Avon / Equinox Books
#20578 / SF Rediscovery #1
ISBN 0-380-00095-4
trade paperback (20,5×13,5cm)
11/1974 (1st)
undated [= 01/1975] (2nd)
189
$ 1.95
Vincent Calabrese
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Vincent Calabrese
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
New York, NY: Avon Books
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ISBN 0-380-41418-X
paperback (17,5×11cm)
12/1978 (3rd)
207
$ 1.75
David Palladini
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David Palladini
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"Son"
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n Strange Relations
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books
Science Fiction
ISBN 1-4165-0934-9
trade paperback (23,5×15,5cm)
02/2006
476
$ 13.00
Clyde Caldwell
The collection Strange Relations is included in the omnibus.

Clyde Caldwell
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books
Science Fiction
ISBN 978-1-4165-5526-1
paperback (17×10,5cm)
02/2008
709
$ 7.99
Clyde Caldwell
The collection Strange Relations is included in the omnibus.

Clyde Caldwell
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books
Book Club Edition, # 1342248
ISBN 978-1-61793-375-2
hardcover (21,5×14,5cm)
10/2011
476
not priced [= $ 12.99 for members]
Clyde Caldwell
The collection Strange Relations is included in the omnibus.

Clyde Caldwell
UK
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
London: Gollancz
Gollancz SF
no ISBN
hardcover (19×13cm)
03/1964
189
15/-
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
London: Panther Books
Science Fiction, # 2092
no ISBN
paperback (17,5×11cm)
-/1966
189
3/6
not credited [= unknown]
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
St Albans, Herts: Granada / Panther Books
Science Fiction
ISBN 0-586-02092-6
paperback (18×11cm)
11/1973 (2nd)
189
£ 0.35
not credited [= unknown]
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
St Albans, Herts: Granada / Panther Books
Science Fiction
ISBN 0-586-02092-6
paperback (18×11cm)
11/1982 (3rd)
189
£ 1.25
George Underwood
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George Underwood
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"Son"
in Strange Relations
London: Granada / Panther Books
Science Fiction
ISBN 0-586-02092-6
paperback (18×11cm)
-/1985 (4th)
189
£ 1.95
Mark Salwowski
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Mark Salwowski
ARGENTINA
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Spanish: "Hijo"
in Relaciones extrañas
Buenos Aires: Andrómeda
Más Allá Ciencia-Ficción
no ISBN
paperback (17,5×13cm)
-/1976
284
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Matilde Horne
Oscar Díaz
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Oscar Díaz
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Spanish: "Hijo"
in Relaciones extrañas
Buenos Aires: Adiax
Fénix (24)
no ISBN
paperback (18×11cm)
08/1980
287
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Matilde Horne
Oscar Díaz
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Oscar Díaz
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Spanish: "Hijo"
in Relaciones extrañas
Buenos Aires: Hyspamérica
Biblioteca de Ciencia Ficciön 34
ISBN ?
trade paperback (19,5×12cm)
11/1986
192
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Matilde Horne
not credited [= Tomás C. Gilsanz]
See also the edition from Orbis in Spain.

Tomás C. Gilsanz
FRANCE
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French: "Le fils"
in Des rapports étranges
Paris: J'ai Lu
Science-Fiction, No. 712
no ISBN
paperback (16,5×11cm)
11/1976
250
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Michel Deutsch
Christopher Foss
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Christopher Foss
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French: "Le fils"
in Des rapports étranges
Paris: J'ai Lu
Science-Fiction, No. 712
ISBN 2-277-11712-9
paperback (16,5×11cm)
06/1985
250
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Michel Deutsch
Boris Vallejo
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Boris Vallejo
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French: "Le fils"
in Des rapports étranges
Paris: J'ai Lu
Science-Fiction, No. 712
ISBN 2-277-11712-9
paperback (16,5×11cm)
12/1990
250
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Michel Deutsch
Boris Vallejo
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Boris Vallejo
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French: "Le fils"
in Des rapports étranges
Paris: J'ai Lu
Science-Fiction, No. 712
ISBN 2-277-11712-9
paperback (16,5×11cm)
11/1993
250
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Michel Deutsch
Boris Vallejo
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Boris Vallejo
GERMANY
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German: "Sohn"
in Bizarre Beziehungen
München: Knaur
Science Fiction, Band 5771
ISBN 3-426-05771-9
paperback (18×11,5cm)
12/1983
239
DM 4,80
Hans Schütz
Oliviero Berni
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Oliviero Berni
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German: "Sohn"
in Bizarre Beziehungen
München: Heyne
Science Fiction & Fantasy, Band 4935
ISBN 3-453-05854-2
paperback (18×11,5cm)
-/1992 (1st)
-/1993 (2nd)
-/1995 (3rd)
668
DM 18,00
Hans Schütz
Boris Vallejo
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Boris Vallejo
ITALY
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Italian: "Figlio"
in Relazioni aliene
Rome: Fanucci
Futuro, biblioteca di fantascienza, 3
no ISBN
trade paperback (21×15cm)
11/1973
256
L 2.500
Alfredo Pollini
Massimo Jacoponi
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Massimo Jacoponi
JAPAN
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Japanese: "息子"
in 奇 妙な関係 (Kimyo na Kankei)
Tokyo: Sogen
SF Bunko # 670-01
ISBN 4-488-67001-6
paperback (15x10,5cm)
05/1981
316
¥ 360
Ohtaki Keisuke
Iwasaki Masashi
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Iwasaki Masashi
NETHERLANDS
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Dutch: "Zoon"
in Vreemde verwanten
Amsterdam: Meulenhoff
Science Fiction, M=SF 30
no ISBN
paperback (17,5×11cm)
-/1970
253
ƒ 3,50
E.A. van Leent-Sieburgh
Reindert van Briemen
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Reindert van Briemen
PORTUGAL
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Portuguese: "Filho"
in Relações estranhas
Lisbon: Circulo de Leitores
Colecção Romances de Ficção Científica (#12)
no ISBN
hardcover (21×14cm)
06/1989
258
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Eduardo Saló
Rochinha Diogo
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Rochinha Diogo
RUSSIA
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Russian: "Сын"
in Миры Филипа Фармера - T. 15
Riga & Moscow: Polaris
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ISBN 5-88132-275-4
hardcover [no dustjacket] (20,5×13,5cm)
03/1997
400
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I. Ziveva
V. Kovalev
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V. Kovalev
SPAIN
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Spanish: "Hijo"
in Extraños parientes
Barcelona: Vértice
Galaxia Ciencia Ficción 18
no ISBN
paperback (18×11cm)
-/1964
223
Ps 500
Fernando Sesén
Pujolar
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Pujolar
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Catalan: "Fill"
in Relacions estranyes
Barcelona: Alella
Pleniluni 2001-4
ISBN 84-85752-13-9
paperback (18×12cm)
07/1985
228
Ps 580
Antoni Ibarz & Joaquim Martí
Peret
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Peret
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Catalan: "Fill"
in Relacions estranyes
Barcelona: Alella
Pleniluni Ciencia ficció 2001-4
ISBN 84-85752-13-9
paperback (18×12cm)
07/1985
228
Ps 580
Antoni Ibarz & Joaquim Martí
Herikberto
Possibly a second, undated, printing of the book.

Herikberto
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Spanish: "Hijo"
in Relaciones extrañas
Barcelona: Orbis
Biblioteca de Ciencia Ficciön 34
ISBN 84-7634-391-4
trade paperback (19,5×12cm)
11/1985
192
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Matilde Horne
not credited [= Tomás C. Gilsanz]
See also the edition from Hypamérica in Argentina.

Tomás C. Gilsanz
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