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Dickson, Gordon R.

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Works: 386 works in 1,065 publications in 1 language and 31,406 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Bibliography  Legends  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Creator, Other
Classifications: PS3554.I328, 813.54
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The dragon and the George by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following his kidnapped betrothed, Angie, through an erractic astral-projection machine, Jim Eckert finds himself transformed into a dragon named Gorbash and discovers that Angie is held captive by an evil dragon in the dreaded Loathly Tower
Wolf and iron by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the collapse of civilization, a former scientist searches for a refuge to keep the spark of science alive
The dragon knight by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The victim of a series of transformations, twentieth-century American mathematician Jim Eckert struggles to control his magical abilities as a dragon and to learn his knightly responsibilities as a fourteenth-century English baron
The dragon on the border by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Dragon On The Border, Sir James, the Dragon Knight, faces his most terrifying challenge - the Hollow Men, spirits of the dead in empty suits of armor. Their weapons are all too real, and a slain Hollow Man can be resurrected within two days. As long as one of their unholy number endures, no Hollow Man can ever truly die... It's a battle that could test any dragon. Not to mention a knight. Or an American. Or all three in one!
The Dragon, the Earl, and the troll by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an alternate medieval England, Jim Eckert, a 20th Century college professor, has the ability to turn into a dragon to fight dark powers which are threatening to change history. If he doesn't win, he will be deported back to the present. By the author of The Dragon and the George
The dragon and the gnarly king by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing adventures of Jim Eckert, a 20th century college professor serving as an apprentice magician in 14th century England. The king orders him to Cumbria where the king's opponents are plotting a rebellion
The dragon and the djinn by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Jim Eckert, trapped in the 14th Century, journeys to the Holy Land to look for a missing English knight. After many adventures he finds him, only to learn the knight has been cursed never to return home. But Eckert is also a magician and decides to try his powers to remove the curse. By the author of The Dragon, the Earl and the Troll
The dragon at war by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magically transported to medieval England and empowered with special gifts, Jim Eckert is challenged to protect England from an invasion of the French army, which has aligned itself with the mighty serpents of the deep
Way of the pilgrim by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Aalaag, a powerful race of alien giants, have conquered Earth. Shane Evert is one of the privileged caste of couriers who serves them, but in his heart the sparks of rebelliousness will not die
Ancient, my enemy by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine stories of tales of exploration and adventure, of man versus machine, man versus nature, man versus the cosmos itself
Timestorm by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is tomorrow. The lines of time change ravage the earth. Where they pass, water and earth are transformed into past and future. Mankind is all but extinguished, only a handful of survivors remain
The dragon and the fair maid of Kent by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jim Eckert, the young mathematician, who travels to a parallel medieval world only to be transformed into a large but non-too-bright dragon named Gorbash. Now the Dragon Knight must confront the three disasters that lie in wait for any visitor to the English Middle Ages: war, plague, and Plantagenets."--Front jacket
The final encyclopedia by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human race has split into three splinter cultures: The friendlies, fanatic in their faith; the truth-seeking Exotics; and the warrior Dorsai. Hal Mayne is an orphan is the only human capable of uniting humanity against the Others and saving the world
The dragon in Lyonesse by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a 14th century alternate England, Baron Eckert and his companions ride to defeat the enemies of the king. The shape-shifting baron, who can change into a dragon, is a time-traveller who was a mathematics professor in the 20th century
The star road by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The far call by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jens Wylie would never leave Earth, but his heart was with the brave men and women of the first Mars Expedition, enchanted by the siren song of the stars. As U.S. Undersecretary of Space, he thought he could share some small part of that bold adventure. But as the mission progressed, Jens saw the sure signs of imminent disaster, a mission failure that could bring Earth's Space program to a halt. He knew that he must risk his future, and maybe even his life, to keep humanity on the road to the stars-the only question was whether he had the courage to do it
Young Bleys by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Splinter Cultures' longtime experimentation in human genetics pits Hal Mayne, hero of the Young Worlds, against power-hungry Bleys Ahrens and his greedy half-brother, Dahno
The magnificent wilf by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dog learns to talk from contact with aliens in this tale of interplanetary relations. The protagonists are a diplomat and his wife whose mission is to convince aliens that humans are not savages
The R-Master by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The forever man by Gordon R Dickson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Raoul Penard's starship returns to Earth--two hundred years after it disappeared--with his mind and soul somehow merged into the circuitry of the ship, scientists try to recreate the phenomenon using pilot Jim Wander and his ship, "AndFriend."
 
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Alternative Names
Dickson, Gordon 1923-
Dickson Gordon 1923-2001
Dickson, Gordon R.
Dickson, Gordon Rupert.
Dickson, Gordon Rupert 1923-
Dickson, Gordon Rupert 1923-2001
Dikson, Gordon
Dikson, Gordon 1923-2001
G DICKSON
ディクスン, G
ディクスン, ゴードン
ディクスン, ゴードン・R
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English (201)
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