WorldCat Identities

Polanis, Jacques 19..-1988

Overview
Works: 34 works in 73 publications in 2 languages and 234 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Steampunk fiction  Popular works  History  Time-travel fiction  Forecasts  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Translator, Other
Classifications: PS3553.R48, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jacques Polanis
Le Cerveau binaire by David Ritchie( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destination: void by Frank Herbert( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman de science-fiction (space opera)
Looking glass universe : the emerging science of wholeness by John Briggs( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flanagan's run by Tom McNab( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is depression-era America and notorious huckster, Flanagan, plans the ultimate race, reeling in contestants with the promise of a glittering jackpot prize. Two thousand audacious hopefuls line up at the starting line from every walk of life and all ends of the globe, each with something to prove. As they run themselves ragged across America, they come up against numerous hazards, including the precipitous Rockies, shady mobsters and crooked officials. Their different stories, ambitions and dreams converge through a shared determination which will inspire you to push on to the finishing line
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman de science-fiction (hard science)
Nemesis : the death-star and other theories of mass extinction by Donald Goldsmith( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour expliquer les extinctions en masse d'espèces, ce livre fait principalement appel à la "théorie de Civa", laquelle implique des bombardements cométaires périodiques. L'auteur traite les quatre composantes essentielles de la théorie l'une après l'autre, en gardant la plus controversable pour la fin. Une place est faite aux implications sur l'évolution de la vie sur Terre
The white plague by Frank Herbert( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After witnessing the murder of his wife and twin sons, innocent victims of an IRA bomb, an American molecular biologist develops a strain of the plague that is 100 percent fatal to women
L'anneau-monde by Larry Niven( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deux cents ans, Louis Wu a conservé un corps de jeune homme et une âme d'explorateur. Aussi, quand les marionnettistes de Pierson lui proposent de conduire un équipage au-delà de l'espace connu, il se laisse tenter. Ils partent pour l'anneau-monde, une planète située aux confins de l'hyperespace. Cet anneau est le plus vaste objet manufacturé de l'univers et présente des signes de vie
Dragon's egg by Robert L Forward( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malgré le titre, il s'agit ici de véritable science-fiction écrite par un physicien réputé. Ce roman (1980) traite d'un sujet analogue à celui de ##Question de poids## d'Hal Clement
Doomsday has been cancelled by J. Peter Vajk( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of the comet by Gregory Benford( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une tentative de coloniser la comète Halley, à l'occasion de son retour en l'an 2061. Se transforme en cauchemar tant pour l'adaptation que pour la survie
Charisma by Michael Coney( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in French and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorsque Susanna surgit dans la vie de John Maine, il ne sait pas encore qu'elle vient d'un univers parallèle. Et qu'il faudra aller la rechercher dans l'infinité des mondes possibles... au risque de rencontrer, ailleurs, dans un autre temps, sa propre mort
The Einstein intersection by Samuel R Delany( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notre univers est soudainement traversé par un système planétaire aux origines et lois inconnus. Et l'humanité est alors plongée dans l'enfer
The fraternity of the stone by David Morrell( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former killer is drawn once again into that electrifying world where no one is as he seems - where life's most horrifying, harrowing game is played
Le Techno-plouc : manuel de survie( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flight of the dragonfly by Robert L Forward( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small group of civilian and military personnel crew humanity's first manned exploration of another star system. Using a laser-pumped light sail spacecraft, the journey to their destination of Barnard's star lasted 40 years. The crew used a drug called "No-Die" which slowed their aging process, whilst proportionately lowering their effective I.Q., and arrived only a decade physically older than when they left
Battlestar Galactica by Glen A Larson( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman d'heroic-fantasy (1978) réécrit à partir du scénario cinématographique. Ne possède pas l'impact des images du film, mais demeure un récit excellent pour introduire à cette variété du genre
The McAndrew chronicles by Charles Sheffield( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein unbound by Brian W Aldiss( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Bodenland, a 21st century American, passes through a timeslip and finds himself with Byron and Shelley in the famous villa on the shore of Lake Geneva. More fantastically, he finds himself face to face with a real Frankenstein, a doppelganger inhabiting a complex world where fact and fiction may as easily have congress as Bodenland himself manages to make love to Mary Shelley
Bugs by Theodore Roszak( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody could have imagined that information technology, the towering colossus that dominates our world, would meet its match in an innocent, six-year-old girl named Daphne. Yet the vengeful horror that this psychically gifted child lures out of the secret recesses of the world's computers rapidly grows into a global calamity. As the crisis deepens, powers darker and more mysterious than modern science can understand must be invoked in order to defend a threatened humanity
 
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Alternative Names
Damy-Polanis, Jacques

Damy-Polanis Jacques 19..-1988

Damy-Polanis, Jacques -1988

Polanis, Jacques Damy-

Polanis Jacques Damy- 19..-1988

Languages
French (59)

Spanish (1)