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Bester, Alfred

Overview
Works: 156 works in 606 publications in 16 languages and 9,105 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Short stories, American  Periodicals  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3552.E796, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alfred Bester
Publications by Alfred Bester
Publications by Alfred Bester, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Alfred Bester
The stars my destination by Alfred Bester( Book )
82 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
Gully Foyle, Mechanic's Mate 3rd Class, is the only survivor on his drifting, wrecked spaceship. When another space vessel, the Vorga, ignores his distress flares and sails by, Foyle becomes a man obsessed with revenge. He endures 170 days alone in deep space before finding refuge on the Sargasso Asteroid and then returning to Earth to track down the crew and owners of the Vorga. But, as he works out his murderous grudge, Foyle also uncovers a secret of momentous proportions
The demolished man by Alfred Bester( Book )
112 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
In 2301, a psychopathic business magnate comes up with the ultimate plan to eliminate his competition and destroy the order of society
Hell's cartographers : some personal histories of science fiction writers by Alfred Bester( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 libraries worldwide
The computer connection by Alfred Bester( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Science fiction-roman
The life and death of a satellite by Alfred Bester( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Golem 100 by Alfred Bester( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 391 libraries worldwide
In a future metropolis a group of women get together and create a new demon- Golem 100. He's an unstoppable monster. Three people try to figure out how to take the golem down
Virtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male
Starlight : the great short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Psycho shop by Alfred Bester( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 304 libraries worldwide
A reporter in Rome investigates a personality-exchange store run by people from another world. Don't really need the foreign language you learned as a child? Swap it for more courage. But all sales are final. The store owner belongs to a race of advanced cats
The light fantastic by Alfred Bester( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Star light, star bright by Alfred Bester( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The deceivers by Alfred Bester( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Science fiction roman
Redemolished by Alfred Bester( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Includes short stories, essays, interviews and the deleted prologue to "The demolished man."
Starburst by Alfred Bester( Book )
15 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The dark side of the earth by Alfred Bester( Book )
15 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Extro by Alfred Bester( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Hebrew and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Science fiction-roman
Tiger! Tiger! by Alfred Bester( Book )
24 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Thrilling Wonder Stories ( serial )
in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Experiment perilous : three essays on science fiction by Marion Zimmer Bradley( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
"Who he?" by Alfred Bester( Book )
3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alfred Bester americký spisovatel
Alfred Bester Amerikaans auteur
Alfred Bester amerikai sci-fi író, forgatókönyvíró, szerkesztő és képregényrajzoló
Alfred Bester amerikanischer Sciencefiction-Autor
Alfred Bester amerykański pisarz
Alfred Bester autore di fantascienza statunitense
Alfred Bester Escritor estadounidense de ciencia ficción
Alfreds Besters
Bester
Bester, Alʹfred 1913-1987
Алфред Бестър
Альфред Бестер
Бестер, Альфред 1913-1987
אלפרד בסטר
בסטר, אלפרד
آلفرد بستر نویسنده آمریکایی
ألفريد بستر
베스터, 앨프리드 1913-1987
アルフレッド・ベスター
ベスター, アルフレッド
阿尔弗雷德·贝斯特
Languages
English (303)
Spanish (36)
French (24)
German (15)
Czech (4)
Finnish (3)
Portuguese (3)
Italian (3)
Polish (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (2)
Russian (2)
Korean (2)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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