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Presenting the top 50 stories from the first 50 years of the popular science fiction series, this is a go-to guide for getting started or renewing interest in Doctor Who. Ever since its premiere on November 23, 1963, Doctor Who has been a television phenomenon, and this companion guide will help die-hard fans, casual viewers, and those new to the series discover the exhilarating moments that have maintained its supremacy. Examining every corner of the imaginative, humorous, and sometimes scary universe that has made Doctor Who an iconic part of British culture, this must-have reference also includes behind the scenes details, goofs, trivia, connections to Doctor Who lore, and much more
Travel through space and time with this guide to 50 years of Doctor Who
Doctor Who has been a television phenomenon since it began 50 years ago on November 23, 1963. But of all the hundreds of televised stories, which are the ones you must watch? Featuring 50 stories from all eleven Doctors, Who's 50 is full of behind-the-scenes details, exhilarating moments, connections to Who lore, goofs, interesting trivia and much, much more. Who's 50 tells the story of this global sensation: its successes, its tribulations and its triumphant return.
About the Author
Graeme Burk is a writer and Doctor Who
fan whose work has been featured in the shows anthologies published by the BBC. He is the former editor of Enlightenment
, the fanzine of the Doctor Who Information Network.
Robert Smith is a professor of disease modeling at the University of Ottawa. He is the editor of the Doctor Who Ratings Guide — one of the premier Doctor Who fan websites — and the author of a number of Doctor Who short stories.
They are the coeditors of Time, Unincorporated, a collection of the shows fan writing, and coauthors of Who Is the Doctor. They both live in Ottawa, Ontario.