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Resnick, Michael D.

Overview
Works: 463 works in 848 publications in 3 languages and 23,127 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Adventure stories, American  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  History  Steampunk fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Editor, Narrator, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3568.E698, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael D Resnick
The Cassandra project by Jack McDevitt ( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With interest in the space program waning, a public affairs director at NASA reveals a shocking secret about the Apollo 11 mission from fifty years ago
Kirinyaga : a fable of Utopia by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Kikuyus of Kenya emigrate en masse to a planet in space in a revolt against modern life. Ruled by a witch doctor, they pursue their tribal customs--killing unwanted babies as well as the old and the infirm--but ultimately progress begins to encroach there, too
Starship by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new first officer on the starship Teddy Roosevelt, Wilson Cole disobeys his commanding officer, takes command of the ship, and wins a major battle in a galactic war, only to find himself up on charges of mutiny
Starship by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The date is 1970 of the Galactic Era, almost three thousand years from now, and the Republic, created by the human race but not yet dominated by it, finds itself in an all-out war against the Teroni Federation, an alliance of races that resent Man's growing military and economic power. The rebel starship, the Theodore Roosevelt, under the command of Wilson Cole, is preparing to lead Cole's ragtag armada into the Republic, even though he is outnumbered thousands to one. Cole is convinced that the government has become an arrogant and unfeeling political entity and must be overthrown. The trick is to avoid armed conflict with the vast array of ships, numbering in the millions, in the Republic's Navy. For a time Cole's forces strike from cover and race off to safety, but he soon sees that is no way to conquer the mightiest political and military machine in the history of the galaxy. He realises that he must reach Deluros VIII, the headquarters world of the Republic (and of the race of Man), in order to have any effect on the government at all - but Deluros VIII is the best-protected world in the Republic. But a new threat looms on the horizon. Cole, the Valkyrie, David Copperfield, Sharon Blacksmith, Jacovic, and the rest of the crew of the Teddy R face their greatest challenge yet, and the outcome will determine the fate of the entire galaxy
The doctor and the kid : a weird west tale by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc Holliday needs to replenish his bankroll quickly and uses his skill as a shootist to turn bounty hunter. The biggest reward is for the death of Billy the Kid. Doc enlists the aid of both magic (Geronimo) and science (Thomas Edison)
The Buntline special : a weird west tale by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a steampunk-style alternate-history fantasy tale, America's only hope for expansion past the Mississippi River in 1881 is a mission to Tombstone, Arizona, headed by Thomas Edison, whose protectors include Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and the zombie Bat Masterson
Starship by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Branded as mutineers, Captain Wilson Cole and the crew of the starship Theodore Roosevelt, enter the world of piracy and find themselves ill-prepared for the likes of alien pirate Hammerhad Shark
A miracle of rare design : a tragedy of transcendence by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Xavier William Lennox, an agent of Earth whose body is constantly being redone so he can blend unnoticed on his missions to alien worlds. The novel traces the effect this has on his psyche. In the end he designs a composite body and abandons being human altogether. By the author of Inferno
The outpost by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the planet Henry II, orbiting the twin suns of Plantagenet and Tudor, at the very edge of the great black hole at the center of the Milky Way, there is a tavern, the Outpost. Through the doors of the Outpost have come the greatest heroes, villains, and adventures of the galaxy to drink, brag, and to swap tales." -- Jacket
A hunger in the soul by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expedition to a jungle planet becomes a replay of the cruel exploitation of black Africa by the white man. Its purpose is to find a doctor who may have the cure to a plague ravaging the galaxy
Ivory : a legend of past and future by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 6303, when earth is bare of anything larger than an insect or a mouse and most people have left for the stars, Duncan Rojas receives a most unusual visitor. His name is Bukoba Mandaka, and he is the last of the Maasai. Mandaka wants Rojas, senior researcher for Braxton's Records of Big Game, to find the tusks of the Kilimanjaro Elephant, tusks that weigh over 200 lb. each. Why? Mandaka will not say, but he will pay enormous sums for them. And Rojas cannot resist the challenge of tracing something lost for 3000 years. Back and forth through time, in card games, wars, and rivalries, Rojas searches. But as he begins to glimpse the elusive, lost power of ancient Africa, he is seduced, and before long the quest has become his own
Stalking the vampire : a fable of tonight by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the imaginary Manhattan of Mike Resnicks John Justin Mallory series, Halloween is the biggest holiday of the year. On this night when ghosts and goblins are out celebrating, detective Mallory must stalk the vampire who has threatened his assistant, Winnifred Carruthers, and killed her nephew
Stalking the unicorn : a fable of tonight by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a gloomy New Year's Eve, recently bereft of wife and partner, down-and-out New York City PI John Justin Mallory is hired by Mrgenstrm, a little green elf who wants Mallory to track down a stolen unicorn. After gradually accepting that his client is not an alcohol-fueled hallucination, Mallory deftly takes on a shadow city of demons, leprechauns and gnomes even as he learns that his own future hinges on the unicorn's recovery
Twilight zone : 19 original stories on the 50th anniversary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A volume of new tales in the style of the original television series, written to commemorate its fiftieth anniversary, includes contributions by such leading genre authors as Whitley Streiber, Timothy Zahn, and Peter S. Beagle
The return of Santiago by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Danny Briggs stumbles upon the long-lost poems of Black Orpheus, a poet who had immortalized the exploits of mythic bandit, assassin, and hero Santiago, he embarks on an interstellar odyssey to unravel the truth behind Santiago's legend
Paradise, a chronicle of a distant world by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young journalist sets out to discover the truth about a fabled paradise planet, Peponi
Stalking the dragon : a fable of tonight by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's Valentine's Day, and private detective John Justin Mallory is planning on closing up the office early and taking his partner, Col. Winnifred Carruthers, out to dinner since he is sure no one else will do so. But before he can turn off the lights and lock the door, he is visited by a panic-stricken Buffalo Bill Brody. It seems that the Eastminster pet show is being held the next day, and his dragon Fluffy, the heavy favorite, has been kidnapped. Mallory's nocturnal hunt for the tiny dragon takes him to some of the stranger sections of this Manhattan, and as he follows the leads and hunts for clues, he comes up against one dead end after another. Along the way he meets a few old friends and enemies, a host of strange new inhabitants of this otherworldly Manhattan, and the most unique cell phone in all of fantastic literature. Aided by Felina (the office cat-person), a Samurai goblin, and a zombie named Dead End Dugan, Mallory and his unlikely crew have only one night to find a tiny dragon that is hidden somewhere in a city of seven million
Dog in the manger : an Eli Paxton mystery by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When down-on-his-luck private eye Eli Paxton is hired to find a missing dog, it turns out to be anything but a routine case. For one thing, the dog is the number one Weimaraner in the country and the current Westminster winner. For another, people start dying in mysterious ways. A cargo plane goes missing, and someone is taking shots at Paxton. It makes no sense. Even a top show dog isn't worth that much, but Paxton needs to find him to save his own skin
Starship-- mercenary : book three by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following their adventures as pirates, Captain Wilson Cole and the crew of the starship Theodore Roosevelt become mercenaries, selling their services to the highest bidder, but conflict ensues when they are pitted against a trusted comrade
Second contact by Michael D Resnick ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (124)
Polish (2)
Spanish (1)
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