Best Science Fiction for 1972

Titles in bold are on the Classics of Science Fiction Short Stories v2 list.

Title↥ Author/Editor Year Citations
"At the Mouse Circus"Harlan Ellison1971
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"Conversational Mode"Grahame Leman1972
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
1973The Best Science Fiction of the Year #2 edited by Terry Carr
"The Easy Way Out"John Brunner1971
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"The Gold at the Starbow's End"Frederik Pohl1972
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
1973The 1973 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1999Locus All Time Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Inconstant Moon"Larry Niven1971
Hugo winner - story
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1999Locus All Time Poll
2001Masterpieces edited by Orson Scott Card
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018ISFDB Most Viewed Short Stories
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2019Rich Horton Recommended Short Stories
"Mother in the Sky with Diamonds"James Tiptree, Jr.1971
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"Sheltering Dream"Doris Piserchia1972
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"Silent in Gehenna"Harlan Ellison1971
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"The Sunset, 2217 A. D."Ryu Mitsuse1972
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
"Too Many People"H. H. Hollis1971
1972Best Science Fiction for 1972 edited by Frederik Pohl
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