WorldCat Identities

Piper, H. Beam

Overview
Works: 102 works in 316 publications in 5 languages and 4,090 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.I58, 813.54
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Space Viking by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
23 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his wife is murdered on their wedding day, Lucas Trask becomes a Space Viking, raiding distant worlds while hunting for his wife's killer
The Fuzzy papers by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
11 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Fuzzy by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
30 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The planet Zarathustra is inhabited by the Fuzzies, who are thought to be unintelligent beings. Jack Holloway has evidence that they are in fact intelligent, and the development of their planet should be stopped
Lord Kalvan of Otherwhen by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
11 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fuzzies and other people by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fuzzy sapiens by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A judge has declared the Fuzzies to be intelligent beings, guaranteeing them protection and security. But someone was going to make a big profit by exploiting them, and there wasn't much that could prevent the Fuzzies from becoming just another extinct species on mankind's conscience
Federation by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uller uprising by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ulleran soldier: silicon body, four arms, lizard's head. A Terran is the new governor-general. The challenge between the two begins with a ranting prophet and a seemingly incidental street riot
The complete Paratime by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All of the classic Paratime police stories in one volume: Paratime and Lord Kalvan of Otherwhen
Four-day planet by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
10 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lone star planet. New Texas citizens are not afraid of s'Srauff attacks, especially after learning they evolved from canine ancestors. Unless the Solar League ambassador can convince them the attack is real, there won't be any Texans alive
The complete Fuzzy by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the friendship between human Jack Holloway and the small, golden-furred, intelligent creatures he discovered on the planet Zarathustra
Murder in the gunroom by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author H. Beam Piper attained literary acclaim with his inventive forays into science fiction, but he also tried his hand at the mystery genre. Murder in the Gunroom features a detective whose expertise in antique guns makes him the perfect candidate to crack the case of a collector felled by one of his own weapons
The cosmic computer by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To the victor go the spoils -- and in the aftermath of a brutal and drawn-out war on the planet Poictesme, an agent is sent to hunt among the smoldering ruins for the most valuable prize of all: Merlin, the most powerful computer the universe has ever known. Will the mission be successful, or will the intrepid technology hunter come home empty-handed?
Fuzzy bones by William Tuning ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the saga of the golden-haired Fuzzies of the planet Zarathustra and their human friends and foes, as new evidence is discovered regarding their origins
Little Fuzzy by H. Beam Piper ( )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chartered Zarathustra Company had it all their way. Their charter was for a Class III uninhabited planet, which Zarathustra was, and it meant they owned the planet lock stock and barrel. They exploited it, developed it, and reaped the huge profits from it without interference from the Colonial Government. Then Jack Holloway, a sunstone prospector, appeared on the scene with his family of Fuzzies and the passionate conviction that they were not cute animals but little people
Paratime by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here are the Paratime tales (with the exception of the Lord Kalvan stories) first published in the late 1940s and early 1950s. Together they display Piper's lifelong interest in history, reincarnation and alternate worlds, and the time theories of J.W. Dunne
Empire by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piper provides a Toynbean view of history, that is, that civilizations rise, stagnate, and fall, and then new civilizations rise from their ashes
The worlds of H. Beam Piper by H. Beam Piper ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Graveyard of Dreams by H. Beam Piper ( )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic science fiction tale from H. Beam Piper takes place in the Federation universe that served as the setting for many of his stories. In the distant future, the inhabitants of the strange planet Poictesme have long heard rumors about a remarkably powerful computer that is hidden away right under their noses. They come to believe that finding the device will put an end to the grinding poverty and bleak outlook that have long plagued their society
Police Operation by H. Beam Piper ( )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part of H. Beam Piper's much-lauded Paratime series, "Police Operation" takes place in the distant future. This story focuses specifically on the Paratime police, an elite organization that is charged with the task of protecting the top-secret technology that allows Earth's denizens to travel between parallel universes to trade for goods and resources
 
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Alternative Names
Beam Piper, H.
Beam Piper, Horace 1904-1964
Piper, H. Beam 1904-1964
Piper, H. Beam (Henry Beam), 1904-1964
Piper, Henry Beam
Piper, Horace Beam
Languages
English (152)
French (7)
Spanish (4)
German (2)
Dutch (1)
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