- Joe Haldeman's "The Forever War": Conceptually the same idea - futility of war, since after a while, no one remembers what the war was about. But Haldeman's is a far more interesting story.
Fact sheet.First published: guardian.co.uk, July 2009, as a podcast.
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Related: Stories of Alastair Reynolds.