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Historical dictionary of science fiction in literature

Author: M Keith Booker
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014] ©2015
Series: Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Historical Dictionary of Science Fiction in Literature covers the history of Science Fiction in literature through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced entries significant people, themes, critical issues, and the most significant genres that have formed Science Fiction literature. This book is an excellent access point for  Read more...
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Booker, M. Keith.
Historical dictionary of science fiction in literature.
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
(DLC) 2014020877
(OCoLC)889577069
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M Keith Booker
ISBN: 9781322195360 1322195366 9780810878846 0810878844
OCLC Number: 893186412
Notes: Editor's foreword / Jon Woronoff -- Preface -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Reader's note -- Chronology -- Introduction -- The dictionary -- Bibliography -- About the author.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxv, 397 pages).
Contents: Editor's Foreword, Jon WoronoffPrefaceAcronyms and AbbreviationsReader's NoteChronologyIntroduction THE DICTIONARY BibliographyAbout the Author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts.
Other Titles: Dictionary of science fiction in literature
Responsibility: M. Keith Booker.

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This new volume by Booker in the 'Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts' series is a worthy successor to Brian Stableford's earlier Historical Dictionary of Science Fiction Literature, Read more...

 
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