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Tubb, E. C.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 109 publications in 1 language and 717 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Western stories  Science fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other
Classifications: PR6070.U17, 823.914
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Most widely held works by E. C Tubb
Death is a dream by E. C Tubb ( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Falkirk, Captain in the World Police stationed at the World Council in New York, investigates the death of Angelo Augustine, a Council employee. Superficially a parcel courier, Angelo had also spied for Senator Rayburn, whose power-hungry plan is the destruction of the Orient. Meanwhile, Senator Sucamari of the Japanese legation has a deadly plan himself, involving a parcel containing a Buddha coated with enough bacteria to cause a plague across the Americas. When the parcel is stolen can Falkirk find the criminal in time?
The luck machine by E. C Tubb ( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world is surrounded by intangible energies of which man has little knowledge. Electricity, once an unsuspected natural force, is now a known reality ... so why not luck? Once recognized as an actual force, the next step is to construct a machine to harness its forces. However, if one person attracts good luck, another is due for bad luck. And when the Luck Machine falls into the wrong hands, the inventors wish they'd stuck to rabbit's feet and black cats
Moon base by E. C Tubb ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pawn Of the Omphalos by E. C Tubb ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fear of strangers by E. C Tubb ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Freedom Army by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To escape war, humanity takes a drug that kills emotion. But insurgents, including the returning astronauts from a mission to Mars, refuse to take the drug and wage an armed rebellion. The Freedom Army, which includes the Physicist Burges, is besieged in a bunker. However, Burges constructs a gateway to another dimension-an alternate existence-and ex-space pilot Lanson leads their escape...only fo face an alternate world where humanity is enslaved by a toad-like alien race, the Zytlen!
S.T.A.R. flight by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey into terror by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first exploratory expedition to Pluto returns with the Captain, Jules Carmodine, alone. What happened to the crew remains a mystery as Carmodine is suffering from amnesia, and mentally and physically broken in health. Later, although his health improves, the amnesia remains. Then, when Carmodine is forced to return to Pluto, he faces a journey into terror. He must remember what happened on that first mission -- otherwise the second expedition will suffer exactly the same fate as the first
Tide of death by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England was starving when cheap power could have saved her...power that would have been available if the League of Peace had not forbidden atomic research... But two scientists ignore the ban and launch an experiment. However, the experiment succeeds too well: it gets out of hand, spreading a tide of black death across the country, and threatens the whole planet. Neil Hammond, a secret agent for the League of Peace, is sent to investigate, and uncovers a terrifying secret
Cauldron of violence by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Colin Bowman, orphaned after an Indian attack, is left homeless and alone. But the Civil War beckons and Colin, fighting for the victorious Union army, finds adventure learning the art of war. After the conflict, Colin's adventures continue, guiding Sam Curtway and his daughter Julia's train safely through Indian country. Colin learns the value of love, and when Indians attack, lives hang in the balance. Now he must settle old scores and move on to a new life
Escape into space by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geldray, working for the government in building a starship, fears world destruction. So he privately plans to make the vessel a colonising project. Meanwhile, power-crazed Edward Smith intends to destroy all obstacles in his way - including Geldray, project Star and the politician Melgrath's reputation - in order to take over the government. Realising Smith's intentions, Geldray's last act is to launch the starship. Will the ship's crew succeed in escaping into space to find a new home amongst the stars?
The green helix by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spaceships, including the JASON, the STARBIRD and the INVICIBLE, had disappeared into hyperspace - never to return. Everyone assumed that their disappearances were due to mechanical failure. But then the INVINCIBLE was found deserted, drifting in space, six months after vanishing. The ship's engines were undamaged, the hull intact - but there was no sign of life aboard - no trace of its crew or the two hundred passengers. What had happened? Was it something or SOMEBODY out there in hyperspace?
The gold seekers by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark Young, ex-captain of the Confederate Army, agrees to guide a wagon train across the wastes to the goldfields of California. However, the wagon boss, Walt Shaw, begins to hate Young and his obvious attraction to pretty Sheila Blake. Discord and rivalry between the two men hamper the train's progress. But worse is to come: Indian attack, water shortages, and a desperate struggle to cross the hostile, mountainous terrain in time to beat the encroaching winter
Trail blazers by E. C Tubb ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a trail was needed to supply the meat-starved North and East, Gregg Halmar, veteran of the Civil War, was chosen as trail blazer. Pushing through deserts and Indian territory meant facing a constant gamle with death. For a thousand miles, Halmar led the cattle to the North, fighting outlaws, Indians and nature. It was men like Halmar who turned the West into what it is today
The wall by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Business associates Kerron, Chang and Forrest, three of the richest men on Earth, are old and approaching the end of their days. Desperate to prolong their lives, they seek the man who seems to have the secret of immortality: the mysterious Brett, an adventurer who has apparently lived for centuries. But Brett hides a dark secret ... and for him to help them, they must accompany him on the most dangerous journey - to the centre of the Galaxy - beyond the Wall!
Secret of the towers by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By order of the World Council, a vast chain of towers is being constructed across the globe. The towers will provide free universal power from broadcast energy. When Statander, a member of the World Council, questions their construction, he is assassinated. Altair the theif also shares Statander's suspicion. Altair alone, a criminal and a fugitive, is determined to uncover what has led to their deaths--the secret of the towers!
Dead weight by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World in torment by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The resurrected man by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After abandoning his ship, space pilot Captain Baron dies in space, his body frozen and perfectly preserved. Five years later, doctors Le Maitre and Whitney, restore him to life using an experimental surgical technique. However, returning to Earth, Baron realises that now being legally dead, his only asset is the novelty of being a Resurrected Man. And, being ruthlessly exploited as such, he commits murder - but Inspector McMillan and his team discover that Baron is no longer quite human
The price of freedom by E. C Tubb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his wife is murdered, the victim of an assassin's bullet, businessman Dell Weston soon finds his life is falling apart. Betrayed by his partner, he loses control of his company, and descends into the lower strata of a dog-eat-dog society. Somehow, Dell manages to survive long enough to question the very fabric of civilization - and the role played by the mysterious figures in grey - the Arbitrators
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Adams, Chuck

controlled identity Clarkson, J. F., 1919-2010

controlled identity Farrow, James S., 1919-2010

controlled identity Fenner, James R., 1919-2010

controlled identity Grey, Charles, 1919-2010

controlled identity Holt, George, 1919-2010

controlled identity Jackson, E. F., 1919-2010

controlled identity Kern, Gregory

controlled identity Landry, Brett, 1919-2010

controlled identity Maddox, Carl, 1919-2010

controlled identity Powers, M. L., 1919-2010

controlled identity Schofield, Paul, 1919-2010

controlled identity Sheldon, Roy

controlled identity Steven, John, 1919-2010

controlled identity Storm, Eric, 1919-2010

controlled identity Thomson, Edward, 1919-2010

controlled identity Weight, Frank, 1919-2010

Adams, Chuck 1919-2010
Allen, Stuart 1919-2010
Armstrong, Anthony 1919-2010
Bain, Ted 1919-2010
Beecham, Alice 1919-2010
Cary, Jud 1919-2010
Cary, Julian 1919-2010
Clarkson, J. F. 1919-2010
Dale, Norman 1919-2010
Farrow, James 1919-2010
Graham, Charles S. 1919-2010
Grey, Charles 1919-2010
Guthrie, Alan 1919-2010
Holt, George 1919-2010
Jackson, E. F. 1919-2010
Kent, Gordon 1919-2010
Kern, Gregory 1919-2010
Landry, Brett 1919-2010
Lantry, Mike 1919-2010
Lawrence, P. 1919-2010
Lowam, Ron 1919-2010
Maddox, Carl 1919-2010
Martyn, Philip 1919-2010
Powers, M. L. 1919-2010
Shaw, Brian 1919-2010
Stevens, John 1919-2010
Storm, Eric 1919-2010
Thomson, Edward 1919-2010
Tubb, Edwin Charles
Tubb, Edwin Charles 1919-2010
Wainwright, Ken 1919-2010
Weight, Frank 1919-2010
West, Douglas 1919-2010
Wilding, Eric 1919-2010
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English (35)
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