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Trillion year spree : the history of science fiction

Author: Brian W Aldiss; David Wingrove
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aldiss, Brian Wilson, 1925-
Trillion year spree.
New York : Atheneum, 1986
(OCoLC)756432844
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian W Aldiss; David Wingrove
ISBN: 0689118392 9780689118395
OCLC Number: 13667312
Description: 511 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: On the origin of species: Mary Shelley --
Something monomaniacal: Edgar Allan Poe --
Honourable ancestors: good places and other places --
The gas-enlightened race: victorian visions --
The great general in dreamland: H.G. Wells --
The flight from urban culture: Wells' coevals --
From barsoom to beyond the borderlands: swords, sorceries and zitidars --
In the clutches of the zeitgeist: mainly the thirties --
The future on a chipped plate: the worlds of John W. Campbell's Astounding --
After the impossible happened: the Fifties --
The dawn of the day of the dumpbin: cinemas, computers, colleges and canticles --
The day of the life-style: into the Sixties --
The men in their high castles: Dick and other visionaries --
The stars my detestation: sailing the seventies --
How to be a dinosaur: seven survivors --
The future now.
Responsibility: by Brian W. Aldiss ; with David Wingrove.

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