WorldCat Identities

Disch, Thomas M.

Overview
Works: 221 works in 621 publications in 8 languages and 18,397 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Poetry  Political fiction  History  Science fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Signer, Speaker, Inscriber
Classifications: PS3554.I8, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas M Disch
The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dick, and outright charlatans Ignatius Donnelly and various UFO "witnesses," Disch emphasizes science fiction's cultural role as both a lens and a medium for the very rapid changes driven by modern technology, highlighting its powers of prediction and prevarication
The brave little toaster goes to Mars ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The master's baby Robbie has been mysteriously beamed to Mars, and it's up to the heroic electrical appliances to bring him safely home
The M.D. : a horror story by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy-roman
The businessman : a tale of terror by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Camp concentration by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
41 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an alternate 1970s, an American political prisoner witnesses army experiments in "intelligence maximization."
On SF by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A child's garden of grammar by Thomas M Disch ( )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems exploring the world of grammar, covering such topics as nouns, verbs, homophones, and contractions
The priest : a Gothic romance by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the surface, Father Pat Bryce of Minneapolis is a fine man, a pro-life activist running a boarding house for pregnant girls to save them from an abortion. In reality, he is a pederast with a fondness for altar boys and he is shelling out parish funds to keep a blackmailer quiet. The story of a double life
The urban fantasy anthology ( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Star-studded and comprehensive, this imaginative anthology brings a myriad of modern fantasy voices under one roof. Previously difficult for readers to discover in its new modes, urban fantasy is represented here in all three of its distinct styles--playful new mythologies, sexy paranormal romances, and gritty urban noir. Whether they feature tattooed demon-hunters, angst-ridden vampires, supernatural gumshoes, or pixelated pixies, these authors--including Patricia Briggs, Neil Gaiman, and Charles de Lint--mash-up traditional fare with pop culture, creating iconic characters, conflicted moralities
Black Alice, a novel by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eleven-year-old white heiress is cheated out of her fortune by being kidnapped and turned black
The ruins of earth; an anthology of stories of the immediate future by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theme of this book is ecological catastrophe-- and the uncomfortable truth is that these catastrophes don't require prophecy, only simple observation
On wings of song by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neighboring lives by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Brave little toaster to the rescue by Willard Carroll ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toaster and his appliance friends make new friends at the veterinary school hospital where their human Rob works. When they discover that the animals are about to be sent to a testing laboratory they embark on another adventure to rescue their new friends
334 by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
30 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A visionary portrait of the underbelly of 21st-century New York City."--Cover
The sub : a study in witchcraft by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Substitute teacher Diana Turney of Minnesota acquires powers to turn people into animals. She turns a woman into a cat and a man into a pig before her evil reign is terminated by an Indian whose powers are stronger
The prisoner by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former secret agent is trapped in a mysterious place called "The Village," where he struggles to maintain his identity as he is psychologically tortured to extract his secrets, in this novelization of the 1960s television program
Bad moon rising by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fun with your new head by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Getting into death and other stories by Thomas M Disch ( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Demijohn, Thom

controlled identity Hargrave, Leonie, 1940-

controlled identity Knye, Cassandra

Demijohn Thom
Demijohn, Thom 1940-2008
Diš, Tomas M.
Disch, Thomas M.
Disch Thomas Michael
Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-
Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-2008
Disch Tom
Disch, Tom 1940-
Disch, Tom 1940-2008
Dish, thomas M.
Dish, Thomas M. 1940-2008
Knye Cassandra
Mother
Mother (Thomas M. Disch)
ディッシュ, トーマス・M
Languages
English (225)
Spanish (20)
French (12)
German (5)
Japanese (5)
Dutch (3)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
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