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Writer's Guide to Creating a Science Fiction Universe
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How-to-do-it reference shows SF writers how to use science to create plausible, imaginative and self-consistent worlds. Describes contemporary science, plus scientific conventions already established.
Book News Annotation:
To hold the interest of knowledgeable sci-fi readers, a writer the genre must stay within certain fuzzy boundaries of scientific belief. This volume provides some of the scientific detail that will make a writer's adventures compelling and consistent with current views of the universe.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-303) and index.
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