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Steel and other stories

Author: Richard Matheson; Scott Brick
Publisher: [Ashland, Or] : Blackstone Audio, ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Imagine a future in which human boxing has been replaced by heavyweight bouts between massive robots. New York Times bestselling author Richard Matheson's classic short story, "Steel," is the inspiration for Real Steel, a new movie starring Hugh Jackman. But that story, which was previously filmed as an episode of the original Twilight Zone television series, is just one of over a dozen unforgettable tales in this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Matheson; Scott Brick
ISBN: 9781455112128 1455112127 9781455112135 1455112135
OCLC Number: 712768406
Notes: Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Scott Brick.
Description: 6 audio discs (7 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Steel --
To fit the crime --
The wedding --
The conqueror --
Dear diary --
Descent --
The doll that does everything --
The traveller --
When day is dun --
The splendid source --
Lemmings --
The edge --
A vist to Santa Claus --
Dr. Morton's folly --
The window of time.
Responsibility: by Richard Matheson.

Abstract:

Imagine a future in which human boxing has been replaced by heavyweight bouts between massive robots. New York Times bestselling author Richard Matheson's classic short story, "Steel," is the inspiration for Real Steel, a new movie starring Hugh Jackman. But that story, which was previously filmed as an episode of the original Twilight Zone television series, is just one of over a dozen unforgettable tales in this outstanding collection, which includes two new stories never before collected in a book. Also featured is a satirical fantasy, "The Splendid Source," which was recently turned into an episode of Family Guy.

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