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Aldiss, Brian W. (Brian Wilson) 1925-

Overview
Works: 883 works in 2,987 publications in 14 languages and 45,950 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Steampunk fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Other, Interviewee, Collaborator
Classifications: PR6051.L3, 823.914
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Publications about Brian W Aldiss
Publications by Brian W Aldiss
Most widely held works by Brian W Aldiss
Billion year spree; the true history of science fiction by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
39 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
Discusses the works of Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Lucian, H.G. Wells, John W. Campbell, and others from Victorian times to the present
Helliconia winter by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
As winter approaches on the planet Helliconia, the phagors, man's ancient enemies begin to leave their mountain fastnesses to war upon human civilization
Helliconia spring by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
34 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,346 libraries worldwide
On this Earth-like planet where dynasties change with the centurieslong seasons, Yuli founds a city called Oldorando
Trillion year spree : the history of science fiction by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Science fiction has grown from what was virtually a secret movement in the last century to become part of the cultural wallpaper. The authors follow this development from Frankenstein to Frank Herbert, the tales of flight to other planets and other dimensions, of lost worlds and utopias, mechanical creatures and intelligent aliens; some friendly, some definitely not
Frankenstein unbound by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
46 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Joe Bodenland, a 21st century American, passes through a timeslip and finds himself with Byron and Shelley in the famous villa on the shore of Lake Geneva. More fantastically, he finds himself face to face with a real Frankenstein, a doppelganger inhabiting a complex world where fact and fiction may as easily have congress as Bodenland himself manages to make love to Mary Shelley
Non-stop by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
83 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 10 languages and held by 820 libraries worldwide
In the distant future of galactic empires, the people of the Greene-tribe are shocked when they discover that they are not the center of a world of their own making
Hothouse by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
62 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Millions of years from now, the Earth stops spinning. Half the world is in shadows while the other half suffers under an endless afternoon of sun. Humans have devolved into small creatures struggling for survival in a savage jungle where plants prey upon living flesh. In this deadly land, a young boy on the brink of manhood is cast off by his tribe for the crime of curiositiy - and embarks on a perilous journey far beyond the borders of his people's land in search of a better world
Forgotten life by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Clement Winter is an Oxford don and lives a calm, prosperous life with his wife Sheila, a best selling author. When his brother Joseph dies, Clement sorts through the papers and letters he left behind, and tries to make sense of Joseph's life. In trying to understand his dead brother's life in the turmoil of the Far East at war, Clement realises how little he understands his own
New arrivals, old encounters : twelve stories by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Science fiction-noveller
White Mars, or, The mind set free : a 21st century utopia by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Led by Tom Jefferies, the colonists on Mars struggle to survive and thrive when all contact is cut off with EUPACUS, as the industrialized nations of Earth are know
Man in his time : the best science fiction stories of Brian W. Aldiss by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Bundel met 22 sf-verhalen die eerder verschenen tussen 1955 en 1986
Earthworks by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
35 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 566 libraries worldwide
In a future where the earth has been savaged by overpopulation and over-farming, robots are considered more valuable than humans and sand must be altered to create artificially fertile soil. Ex-convict Knowle Noland, the hallucinating sea captain of the Trieste Star, finds himself wrapped up in a plot to incite a global war that will wipe out millions. War, it seems, is the only way to drastically reduce the population and create a better world for those who survive
Enemies of the system : a tale of homo uniformis by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
27 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 561 libraries worldwide
SCIENCE FICTION: A contest for survival between perfectly rational human beings and their inferior cousins who've evolved into hideous animals
Cryptozoic! by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
31 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive fiction. Now, E-Reads is proud to make available in eBook format the classic works of Aldiss. Now with a New Introduction by the Author! CRYPTOZOIC! In the year 2093, human consciousness has expanded to the point where man can now travel to the past using a technique called & quot;mind-travelling. & quot; Artist Edward Bush returns from a nearly-three year mind-travel to find that his government has crumbled and society is now under the leadership a new regime. Given Bush's excellent ability to mind-travel, he is recruited by the regime to track down and assassinate a scientist whose ideas threaten to topple everything they've built
Finches of Mars by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
"In this thoughtful meditation on the future of humanity, colonists on Mars struggle to prevent their own extinction"--
Somewhere east of life by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
The 21st century has given birth to a new racket, memory pirates. The novel follows the protagonist, Roy Burnell, an architect, as he tries to recover ten years of stolen architectural knowledge and sexual experiences, the latter chopped up and sold on the black market to lovers of soft porn. By the author of A Tupolev Too Far
Dracula unbound by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Brian W. Aldiss was born in Norfolk, England, in 1925. Over a long and distinguished writing career, he has published award-winning science fiction (two Hugo Awards, a Nebula Award, and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award); bestselling popular fiction, including the three-volume Horatio Stubbs saga and the four-volume the Squire Quartet; experimental fiction such as Report on Probability A and Barefoot in the Head; and many other iconic and pioneering works, including the Helliconia Trilogy. He has edited many successful anthologies and has published groundbreaking nonfiction, including a magi
Remembrance day by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
22 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The story revolves around a terrorist bombing in a small British town
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Sinopsis: En un mundo futuro donde los avances científicos hacen posible la existencia, los humanos comparten todos los aspectos de sus vidas con sofisticados robots denominados "Mecas". La emoción es la última y controvertida frontera en la evolución de las máquinas
The shape of further things by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
"We are infinitely rich, yet we mess about with penny-in-the-slot machines" writes Brian W. Aldiss in this autobiographical work written over the course of one month. From his Oxfordshire home, he ruminates on dreams, education, the role of technology in our lives and the rise and function of science fiction and a variety of other topics. THE SHAPE OF FURTHER THINGS is a window into the life and mind of a Science Fiction Grand Master
 
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Wilson Aldiss, Brian 1925-
Брайан Олдис английский писатель
Брайън Олдис
Браян Олдісс
Олдис Б. 1925-
Олдис, Брайан 1925-
Олдисс Б. У. 1925-
Олдисс, Брайан 1925-
Олдисс, Брайан Уилсон 1925-
Олдисс, Брайн 1925-
Բրայան Օլդիս
אולדיס, בריאן ווילסון 1925-
אולדיס, ברין, וילסון, 1925-
برايان ألديس
برایان آلدیس نویسنده بریتانیایی
앨디스, 브라이언 1925-
앨디스, 브라이언 W. 1925-
オールディス, ブライアン・W
オールディス, ブライアン・ウィルソン
ブライアン・オールディス
布萊恩·阿爾迪斯
Languages
English (552)
Spanish (30)
French (23)
Polish (7)
Czech (5)
German (4)
Dutch (4)
Danish (3)
Croatian (1)
Chinese (1)
Romanian (1)
Swedish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
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