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Schmitz, James H. 1911-1981

Overview
Works: 73 works in 221 publications in 8 languages and 3,359 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Juvenile works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PS3569.C5175, 813.54
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Most widely held works about James H Schmitz
 
Most widely held works by James H Schmitz
The witches of Karres by James H Schmitz( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlucky in love and business, spaceship Captain Pausert has finally had a successful trading run with his old space ship. But as he's ready to return home, he rescues three slave children, intending to return them to their home planet, only to find out he's become hopelessly enmeshed in the problems of the infamous Witches of Karres ... he *thought* those slave owners were suspiciously eager to part with them. For those who like their science fiction on the humorous, rollicking space opera side
The eternal frontiers by James H Schmitz( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth's colonists have divided into the Swimmers, who spend their entire lives in zero-gravity and claim to be the next step in evolution, and the planet-dwelling Walkers, The Swimmers regard those who prefer to live on the surface of a planet as little better than unevolved apes, while the Walkers are not about to say farewell to the planets they grew up on, and think the Swimmers are not advanced at all, but merely deranged. Crowell, born a Swimmer but now a Walker by choice, is caught in the middle as the two sides prepare for war. Then he discovers the true cause of the altercation: a hidden alien race trying to provoke a war of extinction. This full length novel, and much more, fill a huge volume from the master of space adventure
The demon breed by James H Schmitz( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dank zij de listen en lagen van een vrouw kan een aanval van niet-humanoïden op de menselijke interstellaire federatie worden afgeslagen
A pride of monsters by James H Schmitz( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two clocks by James H Schmitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ancient living machines that after millennia of stillness suddenly begin to move under their own power, for reasons that remain a mystery to men. Holati Tate discovered them -- then disappeared. Trigger Argee was his closest associate -- she means to find him. She's brilliant, beutiful, and skilled in every known martial art. She's worth plenty -- dead or alive -- to more than one faction in this obscure battle. And she's beginning to have a chilling notion that the long-vanished Masters of the Old Galaxy were wise when they exiled the plasmoids to the most distant and isolated world they knew"--A different edition
Agent of Vega by James H Schmitz( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and French and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universes of E.E. Smith by Ron Ellik( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe against her by James H Schmitz( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telzey Amberdon has the ability to read, and change other people's minds across the galaxy. She accidently tunes in on a secret on a different planet and her new knowledge has dangerous consequences
Legacy by James H Schmitz( )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plasmoids, ancient living machines, suddenly begin moving under their own power after millennia of stillness for reasons that remain a mystery to men. Holati Tate discovered them -- then disappeared. Trigger Argee was Tate's closest associate -- and she means to find him. Trigger is brilliant, beautiful, and skilled in every known martial art. She's worth plenty -- dead or alive -- to more than one faction in this obscure battle. And she's beginning to have a chilling notion that the long-vanished Masters of the Old Galaxy were wise when they exiled the plasmoids to the most distant and isolated world they knew
Great classic science fiction stories by James H Schmitz( )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This superlative collection of futuristic tales explores ground-breaking supernatural themes from the founding heroes of the science-fiction genre. The short story form is perfect for capturing the atmospheric tension of these legendary stories. The collection includes: - "The Door in the Wall" by H. G. Wells- "All Cats Are Gray" by Andre Norton- "A Martian Odyssey" by Stanley G. Weinbaum- "Victory" by Lester del Rey- "The Moon Is Green" by Fritz Leiber- "The Winds of Time" by James H. Schmitz- "The Defenders" by Philip K. Dick- "Missing Link" by Frank Herbert
A nice day for screaming : and other tales of the Hub by James H Schmitz( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion game by James H Schmitz( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and Italian and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telzey Amberdon by James H Schmitz( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telzey Amberdon was only in her teens when she discovered that she was a telepath. Not only a telepath, but a xenotelepath, able to communicate mentally not just with humans, but with alien intelligences. And she turned out to be one of the most powerful telepaths in the history of the galactic civilization called the Hub
An Incident on Route 12 by James H Schmitz( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Incident on Route 12 is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by James H. Schmitz is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of James H. Schmitz then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection
The hub : dangerous territory by James H Schmitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T'nT Telzey & Trigger : the complete Federation of the Hub by James H Schmitz( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Telzey Amberdon is one of the most powerful xenotelepaths in the known galaxy. Trigger Argee is a crack shot, with reflexes that make lightning look lethargic, and also a top agent of the galaxy's Federation of the Hub. Separately, they have been making life miserable for human criminals, unfriendly aliens, and the nefarious members of all species. But when a danger to the entire Hub civilization brought these two together, the galaxy would never be the same!"--Publisher's description
Trigger & friends : the complete Federation of the Hub by James H Schmitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con games. Corrupt governors. Deadly rivalries between departments of the same government. And, of course, the long arm of the Mob. Even in our future among the stars, some things never change -- except that the governors run (and ruin) planets, the rivalries are fought with spacecraft and energy bolts, and the mobsters smuggle real illegal aliens and make their getaways with subspace portals. It's all just another day in that bastion of galactic peace and democracy, the Federation of the Hub
Oneness by James H Schmitz( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than superhuman by A. E Van Vogt( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of James H. Schmitz by James H Schmitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The witches of Karres
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The eternal frontiersLegacyGreat classic science fiction storiesTelzey AmberdonThe hub : dangerous territoryT'nT Telzey & Trigger : the complete Federation of the HubTrigger & friends : the complete Federation of the HubThe best of James H. Schmitz
Alternative Names
James H. Schmitz Amerikaans romanschrijver (1911-1981)

James H. Schmitz autore di fantascienza statunitense

James H. Schmitz Écrivain américain de science-fiction

James H. Schmitz US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Autor

Schmitz, James 1911-

Schmitz, James 1911-1981

Schmitz, James H.

Schmitz, James Henry 1911-1981

Shmit︠s︡, Dzheĭms 1911-1981

Shumittsu, Jeimuzu H. 1911-1981

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シュミッツ, ジェイムズ

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