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The Mammoth Book of Golden Age Science Fiction: Ten Classic Novellas from the Birth of Modern Science Fiction Writing (Mammoth Book of)

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Publisher Comments:

The Golden Age of Science Fiction, from the early 1940s through the 1950s, saw an explosion of talent in SF writing, including authors such as Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, and Arthur C. Clarke. Their writing helped science fiction gain wide public attention, and left a lasting impression upon society. The same writers formed the mold for the next three decades of science fiction, and much of their writing remains as fresh today as it was then.

Synopsis:

Ten of the finest short science fiction novels of the 1940s are collected in this outsized volume.

About the Author

Isaac Asimov was for five decades a central figure in science fiction writing. Born in the Soviet Union and raised in Brooklyn, he wrote over 330 books. Martin H. Greenberg has been called the king of anthologists, with more than one thousand anthologies. Charles G. Waugh is a leading authority on science fiction and fantasy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786719051
Publisher:
Carroll & Graf Publishers
Subject:
Science Fiction - Anthologies
Editor:
Asimov, Isaac; Waugh, Charles G.; Greenberg, Martin H.
Editor:
Greenberg, Martin Harry
Editor:
Asimov, Isaac
Editor:
Greenberg, Martin H.
Editor:
Waugh, Charles G.
Author:
Waugh, Charles G.
Author:
Greenberg, Martin H.
Author:
Asimov, Isaac
Author:
Waugh, Charles
Subject:
Science Fiction - Short Stories
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Anthologies
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Short Stories
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Mammoth Book of
Publication Date:
20070331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
7.25 x 5.25 in 14 oz

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