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Writer's Guide to Creating a Science Fiction Universe

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Publisher Comments:

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)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-303) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780898795363
Author:
Ochoa, George
Publisher:
Writer®s Digest Books
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio :
Subject:
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Genre Fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Subject:
Literature and science
Subject:
Literature and technology
Subject:
Science in literature
Subject:
Technology in literature.
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no.9
Publication Date:
c1993
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
314 p.
Dimensions:
9.35x6.29x1.13 in. 1.33 lbs.

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