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Shaw, Barclay

Overview
Works: 46 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 4,636 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Short stories  Novels  Action and adventure fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Musical fiction 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Barclay Shaw
 
Most widely held works by Barclay Shaw
The Ringworld throne by Larry Niven( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 28th Century, a war breaks out on Ringworld, a conglomeration of nations and cultures occupying 600 million miles of space. The hero is Louis Wu, a 200-year-old human scientist attempting to mediate the conflict
The folk of the air by Peter S Beagle( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attending the revels of the League for Archaic Pleasures, a group dedicated to the pleasures of the medieval period, Joe Farrell comes face to face with Nicholas Bonner, a spirit from the past, and an ancient evil
Mining the oort by Frederik Pohl( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not prepared for the dual pressures of culture shock and the looming loss of his dream. Only the docility and nonviolence of his Martian upbringing helped him to control his growing frustration. Then he began to hear rumors of a plan to force restoration of the Mars Project, and when a suddenly accelerated training schedule promised to get Dekker back to space, his hopes for the future rose. What he could not know was that the rumored plan would place him in an
Narabedla Ltd. by Frederik Pohl( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years ago, Nolly Stennis had been a promising baritone. On the threshold of a great career with Narabedla Ltd., illness had ruined his voice. Then a cellist friend received an offer from Narabedla, only to disappear shortly thereafter. When Nolly set out to investigate, he found intergalatic intrigue beyond imagination. Now Narabedla is determined to keep him quiet -- by making his greatest dreams come true ... --Amazon
The nano flower by Peter F Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spacewoman divides her spirit in two, leaving one half with her husband who is in outer space, while she takes the other half with her back to Earth. The story is played out in the course of a search for technology to adapt nature to global warming
Deathbird stories : a Pantheon of modern gods by Harlan Ellison( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about the magic and wonder of poetry
Merchanter's luck by C. J Cherryh( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"His name was Sandor and he was the owner and entire crew of a tramp star-freighter that flew the Union planets under false papers and fake names. Her name was Allison and she was a proud but junior member of the powerful family whose mighty starship, Dublin Again, was the true queen of the spaceways. They met at Viking Station, she seeking a night's dalliance, he desperately in search of a spacer assistant. Their fateful meeting was to lead to a record-breaking race to Downbelow Station, thereby catching the calculating eye of the grim commander of the Alliance battlecraft, Norway, and a terrifying showdown at a deadly destination off the cosmic charts."--Page [4] of cover
Sentenced to prism by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Orgell is sent to the planet Prism, a planet of fabulous wealth ready for the expoiting, by The Company to find out what happened to its science survey team
Chrome circle : a novel of the SERRAted Edge by Mercedes Lackey( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking he has found his mate for life, rock music-playing and fast-driving mage Tannim finds his dreams complicated by her dragon father, her part-human-part-fox personality, and her apparent desire to kill him
Voyage to the city of the dead by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homegoing by Frederik Pohl( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandy Washington was a pretty normal guy. The only unusual thing about him was that Sandy had been raised by aliens on their spaceship. The Hakh'hli had done everything they could to give Sandy an Earth-type boyhood. Now, finally, the Hakh'hli were bringing Sandy home to Earth. And while they were at it, they intended to give humanity some extraordinary gifts. The Hakh'hli seemed to have Sandy's & humanity's best interests at heart. But the people of Earth weren't so sure
The man who used the universe by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born killer and leader of the intergalactic underworld, Kees vaan Loo-Macklin, makes a truce with the alien Nuel for peace, but one Nuel is suspicious of vaan Loo-Macklin's motivations
Streetlethal by Steven Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cunningham equations by G. C Edmondson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blaise Cunningham was a Nobel-Prize winner, the world's foremost expert in artificial intelligence and one of the best computer programmers alive. He was also a falling-down drunk whose only friends were an intelligent computer, a good woman, a bad scientist, and a frisky puppy named Dobie. But Cunningham had plenty of enemies, including a couple of would-be dognappers. They wanted Dobie, and Cunningham didn't know why. He was afraid they'd kill the puppy, and he couldn't allow that. Even a drunk has to have some principles. It was a while before Cunningham realized that he was just a pawn in a game where science was warring for men's souls and thousands of lives had already been sacrificed!"--Page 4 of cover
The complete stories by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers together previously published stories from one of the masters of science fiction
Warlock by Glen Cook( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world grows colder with each passing year, the longer winters and ever-deepening snows awaking ancient fears within the Dengan Packstead, fears of invasion by armed and desperate nomads, attack by the witchlike and mysterious Silth, able to kill with their minds alone, and of the Grauken, that desperate time when intellect gives way to buried cannibalistic instinct, when meth feeds upon meth. For Marika, a young pup of the Packstead, loyal to pack and family, times are dark indeed, for against these foes, the Packstead cannot prevail. But awakening within Marika is a power unmatched in all the world, a legendary power that may not just save her world, but allow her to grasp the stars themselves. From Glen Cook, author of the Black Company and Dread Empire novels. The second book in the Darkwar series
The black magician by G. C Edmondson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quantum murder by Peter F Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg Mandel, a freelance operative with telepathic abilities, must investigate the murder of Professor Edward Kitchener
Rissa and Tregare : the second book in the 3-part saga of Rissa Kerguelen by F. M Busby( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living a desperate life in the Total Welfare Center, the orphan Rissa discovers she has won the lottery and takes a chance to shape her own destiny. After she escapes from Earth with the help of a space pirate who may be more trouble than she expected, she soon discovers that together they might have a chance to shape Earth's destiny as well
Ceremony by Glen Cook( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world grows colder with each passing year, the longer winters and ever-deepening snows awaking ancient fears within the Dengan Packstead, fears of invasion by armed and desperate nomads, attack by the witchlike and mysterious Silth, able to kill with their minds alone, and of the Grauken, that desperate time when intellect gives way to buried cannibalistic instinct, when meth feeds upon meth. For Marika, a young pup of the Packstead, loyal to pack and family, times are dark indeed, for against these foes, the Packstead cannot prevail. But awakening within Marika is a power unmatched i
 
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Alternative Names
Barclay Shaw artista estadounidense

Barclay Shaw artiste américain

巴克萊·肖

Languages
English (23)