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The Resource The Road to Science Fiction : from Heinlein to here, 3, edited by James Gunn ; cover illustrated by Paul Stinson

The Road to Science Fiction : from Heinlein to here, 3, edited by James Gunn ; cover illustrated by Paul Stinson

Label
The Road to Science Fiction : from Heinlein to here, 3
Title
The Road to Science Fiction
Title remainder
from Heinlein to here
Title number
3
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Gunn ; cover illustrated by Paul Stinson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1923-
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Gunn, James E.
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Science fiction
Label
The Road to Science Fiction : from Heinlein to here, 3, edited by James Gunn ; cover illustrated by Paul Stinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of edition originally published 1979 : New American Library
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Beyond These Horizons.
  • p. 1
  • "All You Zombies"/
  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • p. 4
  • Clear, Cool Voice of Asimov.
  • p. 15
  • Reason/
  • Isaac Asimov
  • p. 18
  • Simak Reservation.
  • p. 34
  • Desertion/
  • Clifford D. Simak
  • p. 36
  • Mimsy Were the Kuttners.
  • p. 47
  • Mimsy Were the Borogoves/
  • Lewis Padgett
  • Henry Kuttner
  • C. L. Moore
  • p. 50
  • Bradbury Chronicles.
  • p. 79
  • Million-Year Picnic/
  • Ray Bradbury
  • p. 82
  • More Than SF.
  • p. 91
  • Thunder and Roses/
  • Theodore Sturgeon
  • p. 94
  • Ecce Femina.
  • p. 114
  • That Only a Mother/
  • Judith Merril
  • p. 117
  • Matter of Time.
  • p. 126
  • Brooklyn Project/
  • William Tenn
  • Philip Klass
  • p. 129
  • Social Side.
  • p. 138
  • Coming Attraction/
  • Fritz Leiber
  • p. 141
  • Expanding Universe.
  • p. 153
  • Sentinel/
  • Arthur C. Clarke
  • p. 156
  • Farmerworld.
  • p. 164
  • Sail On! Sail On!/
  • Philip Jose Farmer
  • p. 167
  • Science in Science Fiction.
  • p. 176
  • Critical Factor/
  • Hal Clement
  • p. 179
  • Why Not Literature?.
  • p. 192
  • Fondly Fahrenheit/
  • Alfred Bester
  • p. 195
  • Touch of Stone.
  • p. 213
  • Cold Equations/
  • Tom Godwin
  • p. 216
  • Ballads of Lost C. Smith.
  • p. 238
  • Game of Rat and Dragon/
  • Cordwainer Smith
  • p. 240
  • Scalpel of Wit.
  • p. 254
  • Pilgrimage to Earth/
  • Robert Sheckley
  • p. 257
  • British Are Coming!.
  • p. 267
  • Who Can Replace a Man?/
  • Brian W. Aldiss
  • p. 270
  • Sirens of Mainstream.
  • p. 279
  • Harrison Bergeron/
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • p. 282
  • That Old-Time Religion.
  • p. 288
  • Streets of Ashkelon/
  • Harry Harrison
  • p. 291
  • Terminal Fiction.
  • p. 304
  • Terminal Beach/
  • J. G. Ballard
  • p. 307
  • Again and Again.
  • p. 326
  • Dolphin's Way/
  • Gordon R. Dickson
  • p. 329
  • Future as Metaphor.
  • p. 345
  • Slow Tuesday Night/
  • R. A. Lafferty
  • p. 348
  • Through a Glass Darkly.
  • p. 355
  • Day Million/
  • Frederik Pohl
  • p. 359
  • Will Reality Please Raise Its Hand?.
  • p. 364
  • We Can Remember It for You Wholesale/
  • Philip K. Dick
  • p. 367
  • New Thing.
  • p. 386
  • I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream/
  • Harlan Ellison
  • p. 389
  • Aye, and Delany.
  • p. 403
  • Aye, and Gomorrah/
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • p. 406
  • New Scientific Revolution.
  • p. 415
  • Jigsaw Man/
  • Larry Niven
  • p. 418
  • Hard Science and Soft People.
  • p. 428
  • Kyrie/
  • Poul Anderson
  • p. 431
  • Out of the Knight.
  • p. 441
  • Masks/
  • Damon Knight
  • p. 444
  • Surviving the Future.
  • p. 453
  • From Stand on Zanzibar/
  • John Brunner
  • p. 456
  • Big Protest.
  • p. 470
  • Big Flash/
  • Norman Spinrad
  • p. 472
  • Origin and Development of Science Fiction Writers.
  • p. 491
  • Sundance/
  • Robert Silverberg
  • p. 494
  • Science Fiction as Simile.
  • p. 507
  • From The Left Hand of Darkness/
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
  • p. 510
  • Issues and Controversies.
  • p. 523
  • When It Changed/
  • Joanna Russ
  • p. 526
  • Science Fiction Art Story.
  • p. 534
  • Engine at Heartspring's Center/
  • Roger Zelazny
  • p. 537
  • Uncertain Future.
  • p. 545
  • Tricentennial/
  • Joe Haldeman
  • p. 548
  • About the Author.
  • p. 567
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 567 p.
Isbn
9780810842458
Label
The Road to Science Fiction : from Heinlein to here, 3, edited by James Gunn ; cover illustrated by Paul Stinson
Publication
Note
Reprint of edition originally published 1979 : New American Library
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Beyond These Horizons.
  • p. 1
  • "All You Zombies"/
  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • p. 4
  • Clear, Cool Voice of Asimov.
  • p. 15
  • Reason/
  • Isaac Asimov
  • p. 18
  • Simak Reservation.
  • p. 34
  • Desertion/
  • Clifford D. Simak
  • p. 36
  • Mimsy Were the Kuttners.
  • p. 47
  • Mimsy Were the Borogoves/
  • Lewis Padgett
  • Henry Kuttner
  • C. L. Moore
  • p. 50
  • Bradbury Chronicles.
  • p. 79
  • Million-Year Picnic/
  • Ray Bradbury
  • p. 82
  • More Than SF.
  • p. 91
  • Thunder and Roses/
  • Theodore Sturgeon
  • p. 94
  • Ecce Femina.
  • p. 114
  • That Only a Mother/
  • Judith Merril
  • p. 117
  • Matter of Time.
  • p. 126
  • Brooklyn Project/
  • William Tenn
  • Philip Klass
  • p. 129
  • Social Side.
  • p. 138
  • Coming Attraction/
  • Fritz Leiber
  • p. 141
  • Expanding Universe.
  • p. 153
  • Sentinel/
  • Arthur C. Clarke
  • p. 156
  • Farmerworld.
  • p. 164
  • Sail On! Sail On!/
  • Philip Jose Farmer
  • p. 167
  • Science in Science Fiction.
  • p. 176
  • Critical Factor/
  • Hal Clement
  • p. 179
  • Why Not Literature?.
  • p. 192
  • Fondly Fahrenheit/
  • Alfred Bester
  • p. 195
  • Touch of Stone.
  • p. 213
  • Cold Equations/
  • Tom Godwin
  • p. 216
  • Ballads of Lost C. Smith.
  • p. 238
  • Game of Rat and Dragon/
  • Cordwainer Smith
  • p. 240
  • Scalpel of Wit.
  • p. 254
  • Pilgrimage to Earth/
  • Robert Sheckley
  • p. 257
  • British Are Coming!.
  • p. 267
  • Who Can Replace a Man?/
  • Brian W. Aldiss
  • p. 270
  • Sirens of Mainstream.
  • p. 279
  • Harrison Bergeron/
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • p. 282
  • That Old-Time Religion.
  • p. 288
  • Streets of Ashkelon/
  • Harry Harrison
  • p. 291
  • Terminal Fiction.
  • p. 304
  • Terminal Beach/
  • J. G. Ballard
  • p. 307
  • Again and Again.
  • p. 326
  • Dolphin's Way/
  • Gordon R. Dickson
  • p. 329
  • Future as Metaphor.
  • p. 345
  • Slow Tuesday Night/
  • R. A. Lafferty
  • p. 348
  • Through a Glass Darkly.
  • p. 355
  • Day Million/
  • Frederik Pohl
  • p. 359
  • Will Reality Please Raise Its Hand?.
  • p. 364
  • We Can Remember It for You Wholesale/
  • Philip K. Dick
  • p. 367
  • New Thing.
  • p. 386
  • I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream/
  • Harlan Ellison
  • p. 389
  • Aye, and Delany.
  • p. 403
  • Aye, and Gomorrah/
  • Samuel R. Delany
  • p. 406
  • New Scientific Revolution.
  • p. 415
  • Jigsaw Man/
  • Larry Niven
  • p. 418
  • Hard Science and Soft People.
  • p. 428
  • Kyrie/
  • Poul Anderson
  • p. 431
  • Out of the Knight.
  • p. 441
  • Masks/
  • Damon Knight
  • p. 444
  • Surviving the Future.
  • p. 453
  • From Stand on Zanzibar/
  • John Brunner
  • p. 456
  • Big Protest.
  • p. 470
  • Big Flash/
  • Norman Spinrad
  • p. 472
  • Origin and Development of Science Fiction Writers.
  • p. 491
  • Sundance/
  • Robert Silverberg
  • p. 494
  • Science Fiction as Simile.
  • p. 507
  • From The Left Hand of Darkness/
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
  • p. 510
  • Issues and Controversies.
  • p. 523
  • When It Changed/
  • Joanna Russ
  • p. 526
  • Science Fiction Art Story.
  • p. 534
  • Engine at Heartspring's Center/
  • Roger Zelazny
  • p. 537
  • Uncertain Future.
  • p. 545
  • Tricentennial/
  • Joe Haldeman
  • p. 548
  • About the Author.
  • p. 567
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 567 p.
Isbn
9780810842458

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