WorldCat Identities

Disch, Thomas M.

Overview
Works: 204 works in 643 publications in 12 languages and 17,968 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Political fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Signer, wpr, Inscriber
Classifications: PS3554.I8, 813.54
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The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world by Thomas M Disch( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dick, and outright charlatans Ignatius Donnelly and various UFO "witnesses," Disch emphasizes science fiction's cultural role as both a lens and a medium for the very rapid changes driven by modern technology, highlighting its powers of prediction and prevarication
The brave little toaster goes to Mars by Robert C Ramirez( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master's baby Robbie has been mysteriously beamed to Mars, and it's up to the heroic electrical appliances to bring him safely home
The M.D. : a horror story by Thomas M Disch( Book )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy-roman
The businessman : a tale of terror by Thomas M Disch( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp concentration by Thomas M Disch( Book )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
On SF by Thomas M Disch( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The priest : a Gothic romance by Thomas M Disch( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface, Father Pat Bryce of Minneapolis is a fine man, a pro-life activist running a boarding house for pregnant girls to save them from an abortion. In reality, he is a pederast with a fondness for altar boys and he is shelling out parish funds to keep a blackmailer quiet. The story of a double life
On wings of song by Thomas M Disch( Book )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Brave little toaster to the rescue by Willard Carroll( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toaster and his appliance friends make new friends at the veterinary school hospital where their human Rob works. When they discover that the animals are about to be sent to a testing laboratory they embark on another adventure to rescue their new friends
The ruins of earth; an anthology of stories of the immediate future by Thomas M Disch( Book )

14 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories by leading authors about the ecological catastrophe prophesied for the immediate future
Neighboring lives by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

334 by Thomas M Disch( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A visionary portrait of the underbelly of 21st-century New York City."--Cover
Black Alice, a novel by Thomas M Disch( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old white heiress is cheated out of her fortune by being kidnapped and turned black
Bad moon rising by Thomas M Disch( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Inspector Lorraine Hunt is searching for a serial killer
The sub : a study in witchcraft by Thomas M Disch( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Substitute teacher Diana Turney of Minnesota acquires powers to turn people into animals. She turns a woman into a cat and a man into a pig before her evil reign is terminated by an Indian whose powers are stronger
Fun with your new head by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting into death and other stories by Thomas M Disch( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prisoner by Thomas M Disch( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and French and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1960's television show, the novelization combines elements of a spy thriller with Orwellian tropes of science fiction. "The Prisoner" follows a former British secret agent who has quit the force, only to find himself trapped in an anonymous place called the Village
The urban fantasy anthology by Peter S Beagle( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star-studded and comprehensive, this imaginative anthology brings a myriad of modern fantasy voices under one roof. Previously difficult for readers to discover in its new modes, urban fantasy is represented here in all three of its distinct styles--playful new mythologies, sexy paranormal romances, and gritty urban noir. Whether they feature tattooed demon-hunters, angst-ridden vampires, supernatural gumshoes, or pixelated pixies, these authors--including Patricia Briggs, Neil Gaiman, and Charles de Lint--mash-up traditional fare with pop culture, creating iconic characters, conflicted moralitie
A child's garden of grammar by Thomas M Disch( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems exploring the world of grammar, covering such topics as nouns, verbs, homophones, and contractions
 
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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.10 for The brave ... to 1.00 for Papers, 19 ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world
Alternative Names

controlled identityDemijohn, Thom

controlled identityHargrave, Leonie, 1940-

controlled identityKnye, Cassandra

Demijohn Thom

Demijohn, Thom 1940-2008

Diš, Tomas M.

Disch, Thomas M.

Disch Thomas Michael

Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-

Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-2008

Disch Tom

Disch, Tom 1940-

Disch, Tom 1940-2008

Dish, thomas M.

Dish, Thomas M. 1940-2008

Knye Cassandra

Mother

Mother (Thomas M. Disch)

Thomas Disch scrittore e poeta statunitense

Thomas M. Disch Amerikaans schrijver

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk författare, poet och manusförfattare

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manusforfattar

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manusforfatter

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manuskriptforfatter

Thomas Michael Disch US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction Autor

Томас Диш

Томас М. Диш

ディッシュ, トーマス・M

トマス・M・ディッシュ

托马斯·M·迪斯科

Languages
English (217)

Spanish (26)

French (19)

German (11)

Italian (6)

Japanese (5)

Dutch (3)

Hebrew (2)

Danish (1)

Polish (1)

Turkish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The M.D. : a horror storyThe businessman : a tale of terrorCamp concentrationOn SFThe priest : a Gothic romanceOn wings of songNeighboring lives334