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6 edition of Pioneers of Science Fiction found in the catalog.

Pioneers of Science Fiction

by John Hamilton

  • 318 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Abdo Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary Criticism & Collections,
  • Technology - Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Authors, English,
  • Biography,
  • History and criticism,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Science fiction, American,
  • Science fiction, English,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • Edition Notes

    World of Science Fiction

    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12443554M
    ISBN 101596799927
    ISBN 109781596799929
    OCLC/WorldCa67346002

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Despite his ambivalence towards science, Poe's experimentation with the themes of space and time travel, scientific discoveries, and man's relationship to the universe clearly established him as one of the earliest science fiction writers. Later, famous science fiction writers such as Jules Verne, Arthur C.

Clarke, and Isaac Asimov would. 1 online resource (32 pages): This book gives a brief look at the life and writings of six early writers of science fiction Includes index Mary Shelley -- Edgar Allan Poe -- Jules Verne -- H.G. Wells -- Arthur Conan Doyle -- Edgar Rice Burroughs -- Glossary -- Web sitesPages: The story takes place on the rapidly advancing frontier of New York State and features a middle-aged Leatherstocking (a.k.a.

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Lisa Yaszek, editor, is Professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech and past president of the Science Fiction Research is the author of Galactic Suburbia: Recovering Women's Science Fiction (), and coeditor of Sisters of Tomorrow: The First Women of Science Fiction (); she currently serves as a juror for the John W.

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ERIN LINDSAY McCABE studied Literature at University of California, Santa Cruz, and taught high school English before completing her MFA at St. Mary's College of California in She has taught Composition at St. Mary's and Butte College and resides in Northern California with her husband and son and a small menagerie that includes one dog, four cats, two horses, ten chickens, and two goats.

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