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Going for infinity : a literary journey

Author: Poul Anderson
Publisher: New York : Tor/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A firsthand look at six decades of science and fantasy. A collection of short stories and novel excerpts spanning the length of the author's entire career and autobiographical musings as he reminiscences about his experiences, including his encounters with such peers and colleagues as John W. Campbell, Anthony Boucher, "Gordy" Dickson, Jack Vance, Clifford Simak, and Harlan Ellison.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Science fiction
Named Person: Poul Anderson; Poul Anderson
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Poul Anderson
ISBN: 0765303590 9780765303592
OCLC Number: 48656078
Description: 416 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Gypsy --
Sam Hall --
Death and the knight --
Journeys end --
The horn of time the hunter --
The master key --
The problem of pain --
Quest --
Windmill --
Three hearts and three lions --
Epilogue --
Dead phone --
Goat song --
Kyrie --
A midsummers tempest --
The shrine for lost children --
The queen of air and darkness.
Responsibility: Poul Anderson.
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A firsthand look at six decades of science and fantasy. A collection of short stories and novel excerpts spanning the length of the author's entire career and autobiographical musings as he reminiscences about his experiences, including his encounters with such peers and colleagues as John W. Campbell, Anthony Boucher, "Gordy" Dickson, Jack Vance, Clifford Simak, and Harlan Ellison.

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