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The Resource Age of wonders : exploring the world of science fiction, David Hartwell

Age of wonders : exploring the world of science fiction, David Hartwell

Label
Age of wonders : exploring the world of science fiction
Title
Age of wonders
Title remainder
exploring the world of science fiction
Statement of responsibility
David Hartwell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading science-fiction editor examines the work of some of the most celebrated science-fiction writers, defines the genres many subdivisions, surveys the history of science fiction, and comments on the genres values as literature, entertainment, and escape
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartwell, David G
Dewey number
809.3/876
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3433.8
LC item number
.H36 1984
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science fiction
Label
Age of wonders : exploring the world of science fiction, David Hartwell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223009847121
  • 31223009838518
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The golden age of science fiction is twelve -- "I have a cosmic mind, now what do I do?" -- Worshiping at the church of wonder -- Running away from the real world -- When it comes true, it's no fun anymore -- Where do you get those crazy ideas? -- Why "science fiction" is the wrong and only name for it -- Science fiction writers can't write for sour apples -- New wave : the great war of the 1960's -- Fandom -- "Let's get SF back in the gutter where it belongs" -- Crawling home for the future
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
205 p.
Isbn
9780802708083
Lccn
84015392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 11029522
  • r00c01
Label
Age of wonders : exploring the world of science fiction, David Hartwell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223009847121
  • 31223009838518
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The golden age of science fiction is twelve -- "I have a cosmic mind, now what do I do?" -- Worshiping at the church of wonder -- Running away from the real world -- When it comes true, it's no fun anymore -- Where do you get those crazy ideas? -- Why "science fiction" is the wrong and only name for it -- Science fiction writers can't write for sour apples -- New wave : the great war of the 1960's -- Fandom -- "Let's get SF back in the gutter where it belongs" -- Crawling home for the future
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
205 p.
Isbn
9780802708083
Lccn
84015392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 11029522
  • r00c01

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