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Published by Ace Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American Science fiction,
  • Science fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

Each story preceded by 1 paragraph of commentary.

Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Carol & Frederik Pohl
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS648.S3 S337 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24944936M
OCLC/WorldCa698127

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Complementing Science-Fiction: The Early Years, which surveys science-fiction published in book form from its beginnings through , the present volume covers all the science-fiction printed in the genre magazines―Amazing, Astounding, and Wonder, along with offshoots and minor magazines―from through Cited by: 7. Pohl & Pohl produced a second anthology of selections from The Great Years a few years after the first. The stories in this volume weren't as well known as those in the first book, but we did get classics from Theodore Sturgeon, A.E. van Vogt, and a short Heinlein along with very good stories from Katherine MacLean, Alfred Bester, and a very nice and curious long story written in collaboration /5. Science Fiction: The Great Years Vol 2 [Frederick and Carol (editors) Pohl] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Paperback in vg shape and has spots on upper end of pages. an Ace book Edited by Carol and Frederik Pohl. tanned pages. Out of Print.   Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Douglas Coupland Video Podcast Proyector Brazilian Soccer Podcast Nat for the Chat - Natalie Verdejo Solo Mute Repeat Pod Girl Pow Wow Beautiful Girlhood by Mabel HalePages:

One of the seminal works of hard science fiction, Foundation reimagines the fall of the Roman Empire as taking place on a galactic scale and an effort on a remote planet to protect humanity from a 30,year-long dark age. Jumping decades within the narrative and focused on economics and history, Asimov’s most famous book can be a tough read but it’s well worth the investment.   Truly one of the great works in science fiction history, the Hugo Award-winning Hyperion Cantos is an absolutely phenomenal story of abject terror, character-building and Author: Paul Tassi. However, Cryptonomicon (#, also a great novel) and the baroque cycle (Quicksilver, confusion, system of the world, # =) are in no way science fiction. Just including a secondary character who might be immortal or a time traveller does not make the novels anything more than historical fiction. It includes modern novels, as well as novels written before the term "science fiction" was in common use. This list includes novels not marketed as SF but still considered to be substantially science fiction in content by some critics, such as Nineteen Eighty Four.

  Science Fiction. The Great Years by Carol Pohl, Frederik Pohl, Eric Frank Russell, William Tenn, Raymond Z. Gallun, Fredric Brown, James MacCreigh, C. M. Kornbluth, H Pages: Tom Hunter is the current Director of the Arthur C Clarke Award, an annual award given for the best science fiction novel first published in the United Kingdom during the previous year. The award was established with a generous grant given by Sir Arthur C Clarke and the first prize was awarded in to Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale. Find the complete The Year's Best Science Fiction book series listed in order. Great deals on one book or all books in the series. Free US shipping on orders over $ Complementing Science-Fiction: The Early Years, which surveys science-fiction published in book form from its beginnings through , the present volume covers all the science-fiction printed in the genre magazines--Amazing, Astounding, and Wonder, along with offshoots and minor magazines--from through This is the first time this historically important literary phenomenon, which 5/5(1).