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Robert Silverberg's many trapdoors : critical essays on his science fiction

Author: Charles Elkins; Martin Harry Greenberg
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1992.
Series: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 53.
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The popular, prolific and important science fiction writer, Robert Silverberg is analysed by scholars and critics of the genre. They particularly focus on aspects of his work which offer manifestly  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robert Silverberg's many trapdoors.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1992
(OCoLC)644149106
Named Person: Robert Silverberg; Robert Silverberg; Robert Silverberg; Robert Silverberg
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Elkins; Martin Harry Greenberg
ISBN: 0313263086 9780313263088
OCLC Number: 25629289
Description: x, 156 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Robert Silverberg : an overview / Russel Letson --
An ironic deflation of the Superman myth : literary influence and science fiction tradition in Dying inside / Edgar L. Chapman --
Repetition with reversal : Robert Silverberg's ironic twist endings / Joseph Francavilla --
Personal identity in the Majipoor Trilogy, To live again, and Downward to the Earth / John H. Flodstrom --
Robert Silverberg's The world inside as an ambiguous dystopia / Frank Dietz --
Silverberg's ambiguous transcendence / Robert Reilly --
On Silverberg's Tom O'Bedlam / C.N. Manlove.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 53.
Responsibility: edited by Charles L. Elkins and Martin Harry Greenberg.

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