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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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Science Fiction: Great Stories of the Golden Age of Science Fiction

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Publisher Comments:

These fantastic tales are as fresh and relevant today as they were when they first appeared in the 1940s, the Golden Age of Science Fiction. Theodore Sturgeons “Killdozer!” details the liberation of a mutant energy force with intelligence and a will to destroy. “With Folded Hands,” by Jack Williamson, unfolds a terrifying vision of the future where humanoid mechanisms secure “happiness” for all human beings. In a corrupt empire to come, “The Weapons Shop” of A.E. van Vogts world may be the only source for legal and moral justice. Plus, theres an early “Foundation” tale by Issac Asimov, and many other brilliant examples by C.L. Moore, Lester del Rey, and more.

Synopsis:

Man alienated by the products of his own knowledge — radiation, futuristic weaponry, the aftereffects of war and corruption — and his attempts to retain his humanity lie at the heart of the nine short novels in this outstanding collection of bestselling authors. The tales that make up this collection are as fresh and relevant today as when they first appeared during the 1940's Golden Age of science fiction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781578661060
Subtitle:
Classic Stories From The Golden Age of Science Fiction
Compiled:
Asimov, Isaac
Compiled:
Asimov, Isaac
Compiled:
Waugh, Charles
Author:
Waugh, Charles G.
Author:
Greenberg, Martin H.
Author:
Asimov, Isaac
Compiled:
Waugh, Charles
Compiled:
Greenberg, Martin Harry
Publisher:
Galahad
Subject:
General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Anthologies
Subject:
Science Fiction - Anthologies
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
NEW AGE - NEW AGE TRD HC
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20040401
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Man alienated by the products of his own knowledge — radiation, futuristic weaponry, the aftereffects of war and corruption — and his attempts to retain his humanity lie at the heart of the nine short novels in this outstanding collection of bestselling authors. The tales that make up this collection are as fresh and relevant today as when they first appeared during the 1940's Golden Age of science fiction.
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