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Gunn, James E. 1923-

Overview
Works: 281 works in 548 publications in 6 languages and 12,025 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography  Dictionaries  Conference proceedings  Star Trek fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Editor, Thesis advisor, Creator, Other, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: PS3513.U797, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James E Gunn
Isaac Asimov, the foundations of science fiction by James E Gunn ( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galaxy book
Alternate worlds : the illustrated history of science fiction by James E Gunn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and Italian and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New encyclopedia of science fiction ( Book )
11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The listeners by James E Gunn ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director MacDonald holds in his hands the fate of Earth, the universe and theProject, which is dedicated to answering questions that have plagued humanityfor centuries. Will he make the correct choice?
Transcendental by James E Gunn ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Riley, a veteran of interstellar war, is one of many beings from many different worlds aboard a ship on a pilgrimage that spans the galaxy. However, he is not journeying to achieve transcendence, a vague mystical concept that has drawn everyone else on the ship to this journey into the unknown at the far edge of the galaxy. His mission is to find and kill the prophet who is reputed to help others 'transcend'"--
The road to science fiction ( Book )
13 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man and the future; [papers] by Inter-Century Seminar : ( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The science of science-fiction writing by James E Gunn ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The end of the dreams : three short novels about space, happiness, and immortality by James E Gunn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The joy makers by James E Gunn ( Book )
16 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reading science fiction by James (EDT)/ Barr, Marleen S. (EDT)/ Candelaria, Matthew (EDT) Gunn ( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science Fiction is illuminated by world class scholars and fiction writers, who introduce the history, concepts and contexts necessary to understanding the genre. Their groundbreaking approach provides insights into today's SF world and makes learning how to read Science Fiction an exciting collaborative process for teachers and students
The dreamers by James E Gunn ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's an age where high tech rules supreme. Computers do all the work while humans spend their lives enjoying drug-induced fantasies. Only a handful live and work in the traditional sense managing the few affairs that still need attention. At the center of this system is the Mnemonist, the man who directs everything that happens. But now he has reached an advanced age and must carefully choose a dreamer capable of taking over his crucial position
The immortals by James E Gunn ( Book )
6 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WHAT IS THE PRICE OF IMMORTALITY? For nomad Marshall Cartwright, the price is knowing that he will never grow old. That he will never contract a disease, an infection, or even a cold. That because he will never die, he must surrender theright to live. For Dr. Russell Pearce, the price is eternal suspicion. He appreciates what synthesizing the elixir vitae from the Immortal's genetic makeup could mean for humankind. He also fears what will happen should Cartwright's miraculous blood shoudl fall int o the wrong hands
Speculations on speculation : theories of science fiction ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Speculations on Speculation Theories of Science Fiction examines the roots, history, development, current status, and future directions of the field through the contributions of well-respected science-fiction writers, teachers, and critics. The articles speculate on the definition of science fiction, science fiction as serious literature, the most talented science-fiction writers, and where the genre is headed."--BOOK JACKET
The magicians by James E Gunn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is a battle being waged between the forces of good and evil, black and white. The thirteen black covens are gathering to call up the Black Magician. Can a group of rejects save the world or will all of humanity plunge forever into the abyss?
The joy machine : a novel by James E Gunn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirk and Spock investigate a pleasure-generating technology on the world of Timshel
Some dreams are nightmares by James E Gunn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Star bridge by Jack Williamson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nebula award stories ten by James Gunn ( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inside science fiction by James E Gunn ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gunn, J. E. (James Edwin), 1923-
Gunn, James.
Gunn, James, 1923-....
Gunn, James E. (James Edwin), 1923-
Gunn, James Edwin, 1923-
Gunn, James Edwin 1923- Vollstaendiger Name
James, Edwin, 1923-
ガン, J
Languages
English (175)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
German (1)
Marathi (1)
Italian (1)
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