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Clifton, Mark 1906-1963

Overview
Works: 49 works in 121 publications in 4 languages and 2,603 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Conversation and phrase books  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Translator
Classifications: PS3553.L46, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Clifton
Eight keys to Eden by Mark Clifton( Book )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not long after landing on Eden, un-inhabited planet, every human made artifact disappears. When the colony goes silent and fails to answer any communications Earth's government goes into a panic and turns to the Extrapolators, a group of people who have been trained to question every belief. A probationary Extrapolator is sent to Eden in the expectation that he will graduate into the ranks of the Extrapolators if he solves whatever problems he finds there. Even with his special training he is not prepared for the nature of the disaster that struck the colony, but eventually by an entirely new way of thinking he finds the key to what has happened
When they come from space by Mark Clifton( Book )

14 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They were conquering heroes, who had just saved the earth from destruction. They looked like men--young and handsome, brave but modest. They acted as if they wanted the whole world to like them. Two men knew it was too good to be true. One understood power, and could see that these visitors were experts in his own techniques of manipulating public opinion. The other man believed in the dignity of the human race, and hated to see poeple being fooled. He had to fight for his--and every man's--right to chose their own destiny."--Back cover
The science fiction of Mark Clifton by Mark Clifton( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They'd rather be right by Mark Clifton( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunity unlimited; what management is looking for in you by Mark Clifton( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forever machine by Mark Clifton( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European economic regulation : a practical guide by Dermot Glynn( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunity unlimited; find your place in industry by Mark Clifton( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manikmaya : the heroic fantasy of the Hindu gods in the Javanese shadow theatre : comic by Ardisoma( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reclaiming glory : revitalizing dying churches by Mark Clifton( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is there about a dying church that brings glory to God' Mark Clifton's convicting answer is "Nothing." Because a local church is intended to represent the work of God in a community, when that church "loses it saltiness," not only is God's work pictured as irrelevant in that community, but also dishonor and disrepute may well become associated with God's name as a result. In Reclaiming Glory, Clifton draws not only upon his own burden for revitalizing dying churches but also upon years of church replanting experience to offer passionate counsel for how to breathe new life into a dying church ... all for the glory of the God who is building his church upon the immovable rock of the gospel of Jesus Christ
Reclaiming glory : creating a gospel legacy throughout north America by Mark Clifton( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Because a local church is intended to represent the work of God in a community, when that church 'loses it [sic] saltiness,' not only is God's work pictured as irrelevant in that community, but also dishonor and dispute may well become associated with God's name as a result. In Reclaiming Glory, Clifton draws not only upon his own burden for revitalizing dying churches but also upon years of church replanting experience to offer passionate counsel for how to breathe new life into a dying church... all for the glory of the God who is building his church upon the immovable rock of the gospel of Jesus Christ." --From back of the book
Mac Kenzies Experiment : utopisch-technische Erzählungen by Mark Clifton( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If this story has a moral, it is: "Leave well enough alone." Just look what happened to Kenzie "mad-about-ants" MacKenzie, who didn't
Manuel de la conversation et du style épistolaire à l'usage des voyageurs et de la jeunesse des écoles by E Clifton( Book )

in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reclaiming glory : revitalizing dying churches by Mark Clifton( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is there about a dying church that brings glory to God' Mark Clifton's convicting answer is 'Nothing.' Because a local church is intended to represent the work of God in a community, when that church 'loses it saltiness,' not only is God's work pictured as irrelevant in that community, but also dishonor and disrepute may well become associated with God's name as a result. In Reclaiming Glory, Clifton draws not only upon his own burden for revitalizing dying churches but also upon years of church replanting experience to offer passionate counsel for how to breathe new life into a dying church ... all for the glory of the God who is building his church upon the immovable rock of the gospel of Jesus Christ"--Back cover
Progress report by Mark Clifton( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress is relative; Senator O'Noonan's idea of it was not particularly scientific. Which would be too bad, if he had the last word!
Sense from Thought Divide by Mark Clifton( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do Unto Others by Mark Clifton( )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you ... And the natives of Capella IV, philosophers at heart, were not ones to ignore the Golden Rule
We're civilized by Mark Clifton( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naturally, the superior race should win ... but superior by which standards.. and who?
The golden age of science fiction megapack. Mark Clifton by Mark Clifton( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Woman's Place by Mark Clifton( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The science fiction of Mark Clifton
Alternative Names
Mark Clifton Amerikaans auteur

Mark Clifton amerykański pisarz

Mark Clifton US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller

Клифтон, Марк

Марк Кліфтон

مارک کلیفتون نویسنده آمریکایی

クリフトン, マーク

マーク・クリフトン

馬克·克里夫頓

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The forever machineEuropean economic regulation : a practical guide