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The Resource Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century

Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century

Label
Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century
Title
Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Orson Scott Card
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of science fiction tales from the past century includes both classic and contemporary works by Anne McCaffrey, Arthur C. Clarke, Ursula K. Le Guin, Robert A. Heinlein, Isaac Asimov, and other masters of the science fiction genre.
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067430
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.087620805
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Card, Orson Scott
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True
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  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction, English
Target audience
adult
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the best science fiction of the century
Label
Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The golden age: Call me Joe/Poul Anderson--"All you zombies"/Robert A. Heinlein -- Tunesmith/LloydBiggle, Jr.--A saucer of loneliness/Theodore Sturgeon--Robot dreams/Isaac Asimov--Devolution/Edmond Hamilton--The nine billion names of God/ Arthur C. Clarke--A work of art/ James Blish--Dark they were, and golden-eyed/ Ray Bradbury--The new wave: "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman/ Harlan Ellison--Eurema's dam/ R.A. Lafferty -- Passengers/ Robert Silverberg --The tunnel under the world/Frederik Pohl--Who can replace a man?/Brian W. Aldiss--The ones who walk away from Omelas/Ursula K. Le Guin--Inconstant moon/ Larry Niven--The media generation: Sandkings/ George R.R. Martin-- The road not taken/ Harry Turtledove--Dogfight/William Gibson and Michael Swanwick--Face Value/ Karen Joy Fowler--Pots/ C.J. Cherryh -- Rat/ James Patrick Kelly -- Bears discover fire/ Terry Bisson-- A clean escape/ John Kessel-- Tourists/ Lisa Goldstein-- One/ George Alec Effinger
Extent
x, 422p.;24 cm.
Isbn
9780441008643
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-8791
  • (OCoLC)47243968
Label
Masterpieces: The best science fiction of the century
Publication
Contents
The golden age: Call me Joe/Poul Anderson--"All you zombies"/Robert A. Heinlein -- Tunesmith/LloydBiggle, Jr.--A saucer of loneliness/Theodore Sturgeon--Robot dreams/Isaac Asimov--Devolution/Edmond Hamilton--The nine billion names of God/ Arthur C. Clarke--A work of art/ James Blish--Dark they were, and golden-eyed/ Ray Bradbury--The new wave: "Repent, harlequin!" said the ticktockman/ Harlan Ellison--Eurema's dam/ R.A. Lafferty -- Passengers/ Robert Silverberg --The tunnel under the world/Frederik Pohl--Who can replace a man?/Brian W. Aldiss--The ones who walk away from Omelas/Ursula K. Le Guin--Inconstant moon/ Larry Niven--The media generation: Sandkings/ George R.R. Martin-- The road not taken/ Harry Turtledove--Dogfight/William Gibson and Michael Swanwick--Face Value/ Karen Joy Fowler--Pots/ C.J. Cherryh -- Rat/ James Patrick Kelly -- Bears discover fire/ Terry Bisson-- A clean escape/ John Kessel-- Tourists/ Lisa Goldstein-- One/ George Alec Effinger
Extent
x, 422p.;24 cm.
Isbn
9780441008643
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-8791
  • (OCoLC)47243968

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