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Robinson, Kim Stanley

Overview
Works: 192 works in 786 publications in 4 languages and 28,870 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  History  Science fiction  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Interviews  Musical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Manuscripts 
Classifications: PS3568.O2893, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Kim Stanley Robinson
Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
53 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2026, a group of one hundred colonists is about to attempt to conquer the barren, desolate landscape of Mars
Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After declaring independence from Earth, Mars still faces problems: an impending ice age, a search for religious meaning, and immigration. New medical discoveries enable people to live 200 years, causing overpopulation on Earth and the Martians object to being swamped by Earthmen. A replay of New World problems in space. By the author of a trilogy, of which this is the last volume
Green mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
45 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Mars, a war of independence is brewing in an effort to end the exploitation of the planet by Earth-based multinational corporations. In a bid to forestall the conflict, Earth sends Art Randolph to negotiate with the revolutionaries
The years of rice and salt by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
27 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alternate history based on a world where the Black Death killed most of the population of Christian Europe, China, India, and the Middle East are dominant regions, and Islam and Buddhism the dominant religions
Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eco-terrorists battle capitalists, seeking to open Antarctica to commercial exploitation. The time is the 21st century, the world is an ecological disaster, and the treaty banning mineral exploration of Antarctica has expired. By the author of Red Mars
2312 by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The year is 2312. Scientific and technological advances have opened gateways to an extraordinary future. Earth is no longer humanity's only home; new habitats have been created throughout the solar system on moons, planets, and in between. But in this year, 2312, a sequence of events will force humanity to confront its past, its present, and its future. The first event takes place on Mercury, on the city of Terminator, itself a miracle of engineering on an unprecedented scale. It is an unexpected death, but one that might have been foreseen. For Swan Er Hong, it is an event that will change her life. Swan was once a woman who designed worlds. Now she will be led into a plot to destroy them"--Publisher
Fifty degrees below by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a result of climate change, Antarctica's ice shelves collapse, sending low-lying island nations beneath the rising waters, and crops fail world-wide. When winter comes, frigid temperatures hit the Eastern Seaboard and Western Europe. As people starve and freeze to death, multinational corporations explore how to profit from the disaster. Meanwhile, in Washington D.C., scientists continue in their struggle to overcome government resistence to implementing vital environmental policies while frantically searching for a way to shift weather patterns and save the planet from another devastating Ice Age
Forty signs of rain by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When the Arctic ice pack was first measured in the 1950s, it averaged thirty feet thick in midwinter. By the end of the century it was down to fifteen. One August the ice broke. The next year the breakup started in July. The third year it began in May. That was last year. It's a muggy summer in Washington, D.C., as Senate environmental staffer Charlie Quibler and his scientist wife Anna, work to call attention to the growing crisis of global warming. But as these everyday heroes fight to align the awsome forces of nature with the extraordinary march of technology, fate puts an unusual twist on their efforts--one that will place them at the heart of an unavoidable storm."--Book jacket
Galileo's dream by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the summit of their distant future, a charismatic renegade named Ganymede travels to the past to bring Galileo forward in an attempt to alter history and ensure the ascendancy of science over religion. Yet between his brief and jarring visitations to this future, Galileo must struggle against the ignorance and superstition of his own time
Sixty days and counting by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By the time Phil Chase is elected president, the world's climate is far on its way to irreversible change. Food scarcity, housing shortages, diminishing medical care, and vanishing species are just a few of the consequences. The erratic winter the Washington D.C. area is experiencing is another grim reminder of a global weather pattern gone haywire: bone-chilling cold one day, balmy weather the next. But the president-elect doesn't intend to give up without a fight-- he starts organizing an ambitious plan to save the world from disaster, assembling a team of top scientists and advisers to implement it
The Martians by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-eight stories, including poetry, devoted to life on Mars. The story, Arthur Sternbach Brings the Curveball to Mars, is on the effect of the planet's gravity on the game of baseball, Jackie on Zo, is about childbirth on Mars, and Green Mars is on climbing a mountain
Shaman by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga of life thirty thousand years ago during the Ice Age depicts the lives of the shaman Thorn, an outsider named Elga, and Loon, the next shaman, who is struggling to find his own path in a treacherous and uncertain world
The Gold Coast by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pacific edge by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2065: in a world that has rediscovered harmony with nature, the village of El Modena, California, is an ecotopia in the making. Kevin Claiborne, a young builder who has grown up in this "green" world, now finds himself caught up in the struggle to preserve his community's idyllic way of life from the insurgent forces of greed and exploitation
Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For centuries, the red planet has enticed the people of Earth. Now an international group of scientists has colonized Mars. Leaving Earth forever, these 100 people have traveled nine months to reach their new home. This is the remarkable story of the world they create
Green Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One generation after the first pioneers begin to transform Mars into an Earthlike planet, the first grown children born on Mars, led by Peter Clayborne, rebel against colonization in an effort to preserve Mars's natural state."
Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After declaring independence from Earth, Mars still faces problems: an impending ice age, a search for religious meaning, and immigration. New medical discoveries enable people to live 200 years, causing overpopulation on Earth and the Martians object to being swamped by Earthmen. A replay of New World problems in space. By the author of a trilogy, of which this is the last volume
Galileo's dream by Kim Stanley Robinson ( )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ganymede, a rebellious Jovian, attempts to bring famed scientific mind Galileo forward in time to alter the course of history with astonishing results
The wild shore by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"2047: For the small Pacific Coast community of San Onofre, life in the aftermath of a devastating nuclear attack is a matter of survival, a day-to-day struggle to stay alive. But young Hank Fletcher dreams of the world that might have been, and might yet be--and dreams of playing a crucial role in America's rebirth"--Amazon blurb
The memory of whiteness : a scientific romance by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 3229 AD, when the best and sometimes only means of communication is through music, Johannes Wright, master Musician, and his friends and enemies journey toward an understanding of the Universe
 
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Alternative Names
Robinson, Stan
Robinson, Stan 1952-
Stanley Robinson, Kim
Stanley Robinson, Kim 1952-
ロビンスン, キム・スタンリー
Languages
English (420)
Spanish (7)
German (3)
Polish (1)
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