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Great themes of science fiction : a study in imagination and evolution

Author: John J Pierce
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1987.
Series: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 29.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Stories, plots, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pierce, John J.
Great themes of science fiction.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1987
(OCoLC)572406244
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John J Pierce
ISBN: 0313254567 9780313254567
OCLC Number: 15519157
Description: xv, 250 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Thomas J. Roberts Preface Aliens and Alien Worlds Supermen and Other Mutations Living Way On, and Way Out Men Like Gods--and Gods Like Men Artificial Intelligence Machines for Living Wars, Near and Far Disasters, Natural and Otherwise On the Edge
Series Title: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 29.
Responsibility: John J. Pierce ; foreword by Thomas J. Roberts.

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