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Resnick, Michael D.

Overview
Works: 338 works in 941 publications in 10 languages and 24,315 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Fantasy fiction, American  Adventure stories, American  Short stories, American  Steampunk fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction, Creator
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 )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,040 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
Ivory : a legend of past and future by Michael D Resnick( Book )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 803 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
Kirinyaga : a fable of Utopia by Michael D Resnick( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 688 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-- mutiny : book one by Michael D Resnick( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 618 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 )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 594 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 )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 554 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)
Starship by Michael D Resnick( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 552 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
The Buntline special : a weird west tale by Michael D Resnick( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 501 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
A miracle of rare design : a tragedy of transcendence by Michael D Resnick( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and French and held by 458 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 )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and French and held by 444 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 )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and French and held by 429 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
Stalking the vampire : a John Justin Mallory mystery by Michael D Resnick( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 413 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
Twilight zone : 19 original stories on the 50th anniversary( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 411 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
Starship-- mercenary : book three by Michael D Resnick( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 411 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
Stalking the unicorn : a fable of tonight by Michael D Resnick( Book )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 409 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
Paradise, a chronicle of a distant world by Michael D Resnick( Book )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young journalist sets out to discover the truth about a fabled paradise planet, Peponi
The doctor and the dinosaurs by Michael D Resnick( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Doc Holliday, post-Okay Corral, teams up with a succession of historical figures to battle the enemies of a steampunk America"--
Starship : rebel by Michael D Resnick( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cole declares war on the Republic. Outnumbered and always outgunned, his fleet of ships is no match for the Republic's millions of military vessels, even after he forges alliances with the warlords he previously hunted down. It's a hopeless cause, but that's just what Cole enjoys most
The doctor and the Rough Rider by Michael D Resnick( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the time has come to end the spell that prevents U.S. expansion across the Mississippi River, the other medicine men create War Bonnet, a monstrous medicine man whose function is to stop Geronimo, Theodore Roosevelt, and Doc Holliday
History revisited : the great battles : eminent historians take on the great works of alternative history( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History revisited collects seven top stories in the alternate military history genre, by writers Harry Turtledove, Kim Stanley Robinson, John Mina, William Saunders, Michael F. Flynn, and Mike Resnick, and submits them to scrutiny by seven eminent historians
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityResnick, Michael, 1942-

Mike Resnick Amerikaans auteur

Mike Resnick amerikai sci-fi író

Mike Resnick amerikansk manusforfattar

Mike Resnick amerikansk manusförfattare

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Mike Resnick amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Mike Resnick amerykański pisarz science fiction

Mike Resnick auteur de science-fiction

Mike Resnick autore di fantascienza statunitense

Mike Resnick US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Autor

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Resnick Michael D (Michael Diamond), 1942-

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Майк Резник

Майк Резнік

Резник, Майк

מייק רזניק

레스닉, 마이크 1942-

マイク・レズニック

レズニック, マイク

Languages
English (165)

French (37)

Polish (13)

Spanish (11)

German (10)

Japanese (4)

Italian (4)

Czech (2)

Russian (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
Kirinyaga : a fable of UtopiaStarship-- mutiny : book oneStarshipThe doctor and the kid : a weird west taleStarshipThe Buntline special : a weird west taleThe outpostA hunger in the soul