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The Resource The space opera renaissance, edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer

The space opera renaissance, edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer

Label
The space opera renaissance
Title
The space opera renaissance
Statement of responsibility
edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of "space opera" tales selected by the editors as some of the best representations of the genre includes pieces written between the pulp magazine era and the present, in a volume that features such writers as Jack Williamson, Samuel R. Delany, David Drake, Iain M. Banks, and Ursula K. Le Guin, among others. 15,000 first printing
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145585
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0876208
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hartwell, David G
  • Cramer, Kathryn
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The space opera renaissance, edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Redefined writers -- The star stealers / Edmond Hamilton -- The Prince of space / Jack Williamson -- Enchantress of venus / Leigh Brackett -- The swordsmen of Varnis / Clive Jackson -- II: Draftees (1960s) -- The game of rat and dragon / Cordwainer Smith -- Empire star / Samuel R. Delany -- Zirn left unguarded, the Jenghik palace in flames, Jon Westerley dead / Robert Sheckley -- III: Transitions/redefiners (late 1970s to late 1980s) -- Temptation / David Brin -- Ranks of bronze / David Drake -- Weatherman / Lois McMaster Bujold -- A gift from the culture / Iain M. Banks -- IV: Volunteers: revisionaries (early 1990s) -- Orphans of the helix / Dan Simmons -- The well wishers / Colin Greenland -- Escape route / Peter F. Hamilton -- Ms. Midshipwoman Hattington / David Weber -- Aurora in four voices / Catherine Asaro -- Ring rats / R. Garcia y Robertson -- The death of Captain Future / Allen Steele -- V: Mixed signals/mixed categories (to the late 1990s) -- A worm in the well / Gregory Benford -- The survivor / Donald Kingsbury -- Fool's errand / Sarah Zettel -- The shobies' story / Ursula K. Le Guin -- The remoras / Robert Reed -- Recording angel / Paul J. McAuley -- The great game / Stephen Baxter -- Lost sorc
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
941 pages
Isbn
9780765306173
Lccn
2005034503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
SCIENCE FICTION
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm62408640
  • OCoLC
Label
The space opera renaissance, edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Redefined writers -- The star stealers / Edmond Hamilton -- The Prince of space / Jack Williamson -- Enchantress of venus / Leigh Brackett -- The swordsmen of Varnis / Clive Jackson -- II: Draftees (1960s) -- The game of rat and dragon / Cordwainer Smith -- Empire star / Samuel R. Delany -- Zirn left unguarded, the Jenghik palace in flames, Jon Westerley dead / Robert Sheckley -- III: Transitions/redefiners (late 1970s to late 1980s) -- Temptation / David Brin -- Ranks of bronze / David Drake -- Weatherman / Lois McMaster Bujold -- A gift from the culture / Iain M. Banks -- IV: Volunteers: revisionaries (early 1990s) -- Orphans of the helix / Dan Simmons -- The well wishers / Colin Greenland -- Escape route / Peter F. Hamilton -- Ms. Midshipwoman Hattington / David Weber -- Aurora in four voices / Catherine Asaro -- Ring rats / R. Garcia y Robertson -- The death of Captain Future / Allen Steele -- V: Mixed signals/mixed categories (to the late 1990s) -- A worm in the well / Gregory Benford -- The survivor / Donald Kingsbury -- Fool's errand / Sarah Zettel -- The shobies' story / Ursula K. Le Guin -- The remoras / Robert Reed -- Recording angel / Paul J. McAuley -- The great game / Stephen Baxter -- Lost sorc
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
941 pages
Isbn
9780765306173
Lccn
2005034503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
SCIENCE FICTION
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm62408640
  • OCoLC

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