Most widely held works about Vernor Vinge
Most widely held works by Vernor Vinge
A fire upon the deep by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
36 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 1,279 libraries worldwide
Scientists release an ancient Transcendent artifact that destroys thousands of worlds and enslaves all natural and artificial intelligence, only one ship escapes and the struggle begins.
A deepness in the sky by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
The story of the Spiders, inhabitants of a planet where the sun regularly stops shining for periods of 200 years, during which they are frozen in ice. The novel picks them up emerging from their most recent hibernation in a frenzy of activity and innovation to make up for lost time. By the author of A Fire upon the Deep.
Rainbows end by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
In a near-future western civilization that is threatened by corruptive practices within its technologically advanced information networks, a recovered Alzheimer's victim and his family are caught up in a dangerous maelstrom beyond their worst imaginings.
The collected stories of Vernor Vinge by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 619 libraries worldwide
A compilation of short fiction by the Hugo Award winner ranges from his earliest works to his longer takes from the 1970s and 1980s and includes "The Ungoverned" and "The Blabber."
Marooned in realtime by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 577 libraries worldwide
On a distant future Earth where the human race has inexplicably dwindled to some three hundred members, a secretive person harbors a deadly secret that he or she is willing to kill in order to protect.
The peace war by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Fifty years before, the "Peace Authority" took control of goverments worldwide with a radically different weapon, the "bobbler,' which encased its targets within an impenetrable force field, rendering resistance useless. after the takeover come the plagues; civilization fell into a semifeudal state, and all high technology was banned. But Paul Naismith, inventer of the bobbler, has never given up hope. After having hidden from the usurping Peace Authority for decades, he is finally ready to lead the Tinker underground against the evil he helped to create. The odds against them seem impossibly long. Nothing has been able to defeat the Peace Authority's bobbler. Until now.....
Across realtime by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Science fiction roman.
The witling by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and French and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Tatja Grimm's world by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
True names by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
True names-- and other dangers by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Marooned in real time by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Grimm's world by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The children of the sky by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
"Ten years have passed on Tines World, where Ravna Bergnsdot and a number of human children ended up after a disaster that nearly obliterated humankind throughout the galaxy. Ravna and the pack animals for which the planet is named have survived a war, and Ravna has saved more than one hundred children who were in cold-sleep aboard the vessel that brought them. While there is peace among the Tines, there are those among them--and among the humans--who seek power...and no matter the cost, these malcontents are determined to overturn the fledgling civilization that has taken root since the humans landed. On a world of fascinating wonders and terrifying dangers, Vernor Vinge has created a powerful novel of adventure and discovery that will entrance the many readers of A Fire Upon the Deep. Filled with the inventiveness, excitement, and human drama that have become hallmarks of his work, this new novel is sure to become another great milestone in Vinge's already stellar career. "--
Threats...and other promises by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Zones of thought by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Un feu sur l'abîme by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Analyse: Roman de science-fiction.
De krochten van het heelal by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Dutch and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Twee menselijke ruimtevloten moeten samenwerken om de ontwakende technologie van een niet-menselijk ras te gebruiken om hun vloten in staat te stellen terug te keren naar hun bases.
Der Friedenskrieg : Roman by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ein Feuer auf der Tiefe Roman by Vernor Vinge ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer's disease--Patients Analytic functions California--San Diego Computer networks Conformal mapping Conspiracy Cybernetics Fantasy fiction, American Fiction Gibson, William,--1948- History Human-alien encounters Information networks Information technology--Forecasting Intellect Inventors Life on other planets Literature Literature and science Medical innovations Memory Poets, American Political fiction Power (Social sciences) Psychokinesis Science fiction Science fiction Science fiction, American Science fiction, Spanish Short stories Social change Sociology--Research--Methodology Spanish language Talking books Technological innovations--Forecasting Technology Technology and civilization Technology--Political aspects Themes, motives Time travel Topological spaces World Wide Web
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