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The Resource Astrofuturism : science, race, and visions of utopia in space, De Witt Douglas Kilgore

Astrofuturism : science, race, and visions of utopia in space, De Witt Douglas Kilgore

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Astrofuturism : science, race, and visions of utopia in space
Title
Astrofuturism
Title remainder
science, race, and visions of utopia in space
Statement of responsibility
De Witt Douglas Kilgore
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Subject
Language
eng
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Kilgore, De Witt Douglas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science fiction
  • Literature and science
  • Life on other planets in literature
  • Space and time in literature
  • Astronautics in literature
  • Utopias in literature
  • Future in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Clarke, Arthur Charles
  • Heinlein, Robert Anson
  • Bova, Ben
Label
Astrofuturism : science, race, and visions of utopia in space, De Witt Douglas Kilgore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the wonderful dream -- Knocking on heaven's door: David Lasser and the first conquest of space -- An empire in space: Europe and America as science fact -- Building a space frontier: Robert A. Heinlein and the American tradition -- Will there always be an England? Arthur C. Clarke's new Eden -- The domestication of space: Gerard K. O'Neill's suburban diaspora -- Ben Bova: race, nation, and renewal on the high frontier -- On Mars and other heterotopias: a conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780812218473
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Astrofuturism : science, race, and visions of utopia in space, De Witt Douglas Kilgore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the wonderful dream -- Knocking on heaven's door: David Lasser and the first conquest of space -- An empire in space: Europe and America as science fact -- Building a space frontier: Robert A. Heinlein and the American tradition -- Will there always be an England? Arthur C. Clarke's new Eden -- The domestication of space: Gerard K. O'Neill's suburban diaspora -- Ben Bova: race, nation, and renewal on the high frontier -- On Mars and other heterotopias: a conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780812218473
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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