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Finch, Sheila

Overview
Works: 18 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 687 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3556.I457, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheila Finch
The guild of xenolinguists by Sheila Finch ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tiger in the sky by Sheila Finch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Reading the Bones by Sheila Finch ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This skillful and entertaining exploration of language and cross-cultural communication presents a portrait of sentient beings in the midst of discovering written language. The Xenolinguists are a guild of alien-language translators who travel the galaxy. Translator Ries Danyo is a down-on-his-luck lingster, so far gone he's hooked on zyth. Once a promising talent, he's fallen to interpreting for the deputy commissioner's wife on her shopping sprees in the Freh bazaar. But when a Freh uprising leads to murder, Danyo must lead the commissioner's daughters to safety on a journey that irrevo
Triad by Sheila Finch ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There was something strange about Ann Bonney's mission to the unexplored world called Chameleon. Though only women were judged fit for space, Earth's Central Computer had for some reason placed a man among them, an artist who was not docile like other men. For language specialist Gia Kennedy, the answer lay in the baffling rituals of the planet's primitive natives -- an answer that hovered just out of reach. There, in the heart of an alien wilderness, Gia would defy her culture and discover an ancient truth
Infinity's web by Sheila Finch ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The garden of the shaped by Sheila Finch ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaper's legacy by Sheila Finch ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sentinels in honor of Arthur C. Clarke ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shaping the dawn by Sheila Finch ( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leisure and tourism by Carol Carysforth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alaskan water resources selected abstracts, 1974 by Charles Hartman ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds by Sheila Finch ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Myths, metaphors, and science fiction : ancient roots of the literature of the future by Sheila Finch ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What might have been ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The world, the flesh, and the devil dialogues on science and the humanities ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A series of dialogues between prominent scientists, humanists and science fiction writers organized around headings taken from J.D. Bernals classic 1929 essay, The world, the flesh and the devil : an inquiry into the future of three enemies of the rational soul. The world: discussion on issues raised by tensions between humanist idea of nature and the Bernalian sense of world as a terrain for material transformation. The flesh: discussion on the questions raised, in the social sphere or body politic, concerning the new sciences engaged in genetic and/or physical transformation of the human body. The devil: discussion in terms of current research into artificial intelligence and physical alteration and exploration of the brain, on such problems as the existence of a psyche or "soul," the question of limits to human cognition, and the desirability of such limits
Nebula awards : SFWA's choices for the best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Pamela Sargent ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (36)
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