Robinson, Kim Stanley
Most widely held works about Kim Stanley Robinson
Most widely held works by Kim Stanley Robinson
Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
48 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 2,265 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 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,052 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 )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,045 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 )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,636 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.
Galileo's dream by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,545 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.
Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,509 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.
Forty signs of rain by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Two married scientists teach a Buddhist delegation from South Asia the intricacies of dealing with politicians in Washington while observing signs of an approaching catastrophe from global warming.
Fifty degrees below by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,338 libraries worldwide
After years of denial and non-action, a near-future Earth faces a crossroad when it is threatened with the dire implications of global warming, an environmental crisis that ironically could unleash a devastating Ice Age on the planet.
The Martians by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,124 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.
Sixty days and counting by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
In the conclusion of a trilogy that began with Forty Signs of Rain and Fifty Degrees Below, humankind races against time to prevent or control the repercussions of a series of international disasters, including global warming and environmental instability, before it is too late.
The Gold Coast by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Pacific edge by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 552 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.
The wild shore by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 493 libraries worldwide
The memory of whiteness : a scientific romance by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and French and held by 471 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.
Escape from Kathmandu by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
George and Fred are trekking and climbing in the Himalayas and find themselves caught up in some weird schemes : they are being chased by the U.S. Secret Service, have to save the mystical city of Shangri-La and meet a 431 year old Tibetan.
The planet on the table by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and French and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Icehenge by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Robinson's astonishing Mars sequence--"Red Mars, Green Mars", and "Blue Mars"--won the Nebula Award for the first volume and Hugos for the second and third. Clarke), "Icehenge" is the Robinson's first novel set on Mars.
The lucky strike : plus A sensitive dependence on initial conditions, and, "A real joy to be had" : outspoken interview by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Combining dazzling speculation with a profoundly humanist vision, this astounding alternate history tale presents a dramatic encounter with destiny wrapped around a simple yet provocative premise: the terrifying question of what might have happened if the fateful flight over Hiroshima had gone a bit differently.
The novels of Philip K. Dick by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and French and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The best of Kim Stanley Robinson by Kim Stanley Robinson ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"Adventurers, scientists, artists, workers, and visionaries--these are the men and women you will encounter in the short fiction of Kim Stanley Robinson. In settings ranging from the sunken ruins of Venice to the upper reaches of the Himalayas to the terraformed surfaces of Mars itself, and though themes of environmental sustainability, social justice, personal responsibility, sports, adventure and fun, Robinson's protagonists explore a world which stands in sharp contrast to many of the traditional locales and mores of science fiction, presenting instead a world in which Utopia rests within our group"--Cover, p. 2.
Americans Antarctica Astronomy Audiobooks Audiobooks Black Death Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945) Business intelligence California--Orange County Climatic changes Colonization Criticism, interpretation, etc. Dick, Philip K Didactic fiction Ecology Fantasy fiction, American Fiction Galilei, Galileo,--1564-1642 Global warming Himalaya Mountains Historical fiction History Italy Japan--Hiroshima-shi Legislators Life on other planets Mars (Planet) Mineral resources conservation Mountaineering guides (Persons) Nepal Outer space Planets--Environmental engineering Political fiction Political fiction Presidents Religion and science Science and state Science fiction Science fiction Science fiction, American Scientists Short stories, American Space colonies Spy stories Trials Twenty-first century United States Washington (D.C.) Wilderness areas Yeti
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