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The Infinite arena : seven science fiction stories about sports

Author: Frank Kalan; Terry Carr
Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, Inc., Publishers, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Book club editionView all editions and formats
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Will there be sports in man's future? Science fiction says, "Well, yes and no." Yes, there will be sports - of a sort. No, they won't necessarily be the same sports we know today.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Infinite arena.
Nashville : T. Nelson, ©1977
(OCoLC)606027079
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Kalan; Terry Carr
OCLC Number: 3046705
Notes: Edition statement on front flap of dust jacket.
Selection of the Science Fiction Book Club for June 1977.
"Jacket drawing by Frank Kalan."--Back flap of dust jacket.
Description: 189 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Joy in Mudville / Poul Anderson and Gordon R. Dickson --
Bullard reflects / Malcom Jameson --
The body builders / Keith Laumer --
The great Kladnar race / Robert Silverberg and Randall Garrett --
Mr. Meek plays polo / Clifford D. Simak --
Sunjamer / Arthur C. Clarke --
Run to starlight / George R.R. Martin.
Other Titles: Seven science fiction stories about sports
Responsibility: edited by Terry Carr.

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Will there be sports in man's future? Science fiction says, "Well, yes and no." Yes, there will be sports - of a sort. No, they won't necessarily be the same sports we know today.

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