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Aldiss, Brian W. (Brian Wilson) 1925-

Overview
Works: 814 works in 2,850 publications in 11 languages and 41,599 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Steampunk fiction  Science fiction  Drama  Rock films  Melodrama  Film adaptations  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Other, Collaborator, Interviewee
Classifications: PR6051.L3, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian W Aldiss
Helliconia spring by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

58 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this Earth-like planet where dynasties change with the centurieslong seasons, Yuli founds a city called Oldorando
Helliconia winter by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As winter approaches on the planet Helliconia, the phagors, man's ancient enemies begin to leave their mountain fastnesses to war upon human civilization
Helliconia summer by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

74 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdere verwikkelingen op de planeet, waar een jaar ruim 25 aardse eeuwen duurt, rond mensen, mensachtigen en "fagers"
Frankenstein unbound by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

51 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Bodenland, a 21st century American, passes through a timeslip and finds himself with Byron and Shelley in the famous villa on the shore of Lake Geneva. More fantastically, he finds himself face to face with a real Frankenstein, a doppelganger inhabiting a complex world where fact and fiction may as easily have congress as Bodenland himself manages to make love to Mary Shelley
Galactic empires by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

24 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ... two-volume novel of the future." Authors include "Arthur C. Clarke, Isaac Asimov, Poul Anderson, Clifford Simak, Cordwainer Smith, A.E. Van Vogt, Harry Harrison, and many others."
Non-stop by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

83 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 10 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the distant future of galactic empires, the people of the Greene-tribe are shocked when they discover that they are not the center of a world of their own making
Hell's cartographers : some personal histories of science fiction writers by Alfred Bester( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in his time : the best science fiction stories of Brian W. Aldiss by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel met 22 sf-verhalen die eerder verschenen tussen 1955 en 1986
Last orders by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several of these science fiction stories are set on the zodiacal planet (the Seepees), special Aldiss territory which is at one moment as actual as a NASA probe, and, at the next, as inaccessible to reality as tomorrow night's dream. Others are cast in the form of enigmas with some chilling and striking ambiguities
White Mars, or, The mind set free : a 21st century utopia by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Led by Tom Jefferies, the colonists on Mars struggle to survive and thrive when all contact is cut off with EUPACUS, as the industrialized nations of Earth are know
Forgotten life by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clement Winter is an Oxford don and lives a calm, prosperous life with his wife Sheila, a best selling author. When his brother Joseph dies, Clement sorts through the papers and letters he left behind, and tries to make sense of Joseph's life. In trying to understand his dead brother's life in the turmoil of the Far East at war, Clement realises how little he understands his own
Greybeard by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

60 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecological disaster has left the English countryside a wasteland. Humanity faces extinction, unless Greybeard and his wife Martha are successful in their quest for the scarcest and most precious of resources: human children
New arrivals, old encounters : twelve stories by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-noveller
Earthworks by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

36 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is war the only way of reviving an overpopulated, degenerate world? Knowie Noland, ex-convict, ex-traveller, and captain of the tramp freighter Trieste Star, hopes that a war begun by him will lead to a better world for the survivors
Enemies of the system : a tale of homo uniformis by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SCIENCE FICTION: A contest for survival between perfectly rational human beings and their inferior cousins who've evolved into hideous animals
Cryptozoic! by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

31 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive fiction. Now, E-Reads is proud to make available in eBook format the classic works of Aldiss. Now with a New Introduction by the Author! CRYPTOZOIC! In the year 2093, human consciousness has expanded to the point where man can now travel to the past using a technique called & quot;mind-travelling. & quot; Artist Edward Bush returns from a nearly-three year mind-travel to find that his government has crumbled and society is now under the leadership a new regime. Given Bush's excellent ability to mind-travel, he is recruited by the regime to track down and assassinate a scientist whose ideas threaten to topple everything they've built
Somewhere east of life by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and French and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 21st century has given birth to a new racket, memory pirates. The novel follows the protagonist, Roy Burnell, an architect, as he tries to recover ten years of stolen architectural knowledge and sexual experiences, the latter chopped up and sold on the black market to lovers of soft porn. By the author of A Tupolev Too Far
Harm by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Polish and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Ali, a young Muslim writer, finds himself imprisoned because of his comic novel, in which two characters joke about the murder of a British prime minister, and his only escape is to an alien planet that he invents within his own mind
Life in the West by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive science fiction. Now, E-Reads is proud to make available in eBook format the classic works of Aldiss. Now with a New Introduction by the Author! LIFE IN THE WEST Book One of the Squire Quartet. Thomas C. Squire, creator of the hit documentary series Frankenstein Among the Arts, one-time secret agent and founder of the Society for Popular aesthetics, is attending an international media symposium in Sicily. It is here that he becomes involved with lovely, but calculating Selina Ajdina. Alongside the drama of the conference is the story of Squire's private life - the tale of his infidelity, the horrifying circumstances surrounding his father's death and the threatened future of his ancestral home in England. Selected by Anthony Burgess as one of the 99 best novels published since 1939
Remembrance day by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around a terrorist bombing in a small British town
 
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Languages
English (574)

French (53)

Spanish (41)

German (17)

Polish (11)

Czech (6)

Romanian (5)

Dutch (4)

Danish (2)

Croatian (1)

Russian (1)

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Helliconia winterHelliconia summerFrankenstein unboundNon-stopMan in his time : the best science fiction stories of Brian W. AldissLast ordersWhite Mars, or, The mind set free : a 21st century utopiaForgotten life