WorldCat Identities

Turner, George 1916-1997

Overview
Works: 37 works in 149 publications in 6 languages and 3,358 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9619.3.T868, 823
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Most widely held works about George Turner
 
Most widely held works by George Turner
Brain child by George Turner( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Chance, raised in an orphanage, discovers he is the child of a man genetically altered before birth by a group of scientists experimenting in increasing human intelligence and creativity
Drowning towers by George Turner( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genetic soldier by George Turner( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship on a voyage of discovery returns to Earth 700 years in the future, but its crew is told to move on. Earth is now populated by genetically-designed people whose rulers don't want them infected by old style human emotions. By the author of Brain Child
The destiny makers by George Turner( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea and summer by George Turner( Book )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"2041: In a dangerously overpopulated world, Francis Conway is Swill--one of the ninety percent who subsist on the inadequate charities of the state. Government corruption, official blindness and unchecked global climate change have conspired to turn his home--and those of billions like him--into a watery tomb. Now, Francis seeks desperately to rise above his circumstances and escape the approaching tide of disaster. But here, at the end of everything, there is no higher ground ..."--Back cover
Down there in darkness by George Turner( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2070 Australia, a policeman investigating crooked experiments into the subconscious finds himself frozen for a hundred years. The setting is a world plagued by pollution, overpopulation and unemployment. By the author of The Destiny Makers
Beloved son by George Turner( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Earth is struggling for recovery from the Collapse of the 1990s, with a youth growing up with new creeds and new ethics. Behind the scenes the genetics of Gangal, untroubled by ethical speculations, are busy creating Ultimate Man from clone tissue taken forty years earlier
Yesterday's men by George Turner( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Vaneglory : a science fiction novel by George Turner( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A waste of shame by George Turner( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cupboard under the stairs by George Turner( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transit of Cassidy by George Turner( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lame dog man by George Turner( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young man of talent by George Turner( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author takes New Guinea 1943 as the scene of this novel, which is a study of conflicting human characters cracking under the strain of battle
Scobie; a novel by George Turner( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pursuit of miracles : eight stories by George Turner( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The view from the edge : a workshop of science fiction stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Menschenprojekt : Roman by George Turner( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sommer im Treibhaus : Science-fiction-Roman by George Turner( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using up the off-cuts : a sort of fan letter for Sand Gropers by George Turner( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Drowning towers
Alternative Names
George Turner australischer Schriftsteller und Kritiker

George Turner romanschrijver uit Australië (1916-1997)

Turner, George Reginald 1916-1997

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Languages
English (112)

Spanish (10)

German (5)

Italian (4)

Danish (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Genetic soldierDown there in darknessYesterday's menVaneglory : a science fiction novel