WorldCat Identities

Disch, Thomas M.

Overview
Works: 211 works in 631 publications in 12 languages and 18,111 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Political fiction  Poetry  History  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Signer, Speaker, Inscriber
Classifications: PS3554.I8, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas M Disch
The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world by Thomas M Disch( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,091 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 857 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 )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp concentration by Thomas M Disch( Book )

44 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an alternate 1970s, an American political prisoner witnesses army experiments in "intelligence maximization."
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 )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 546 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 )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theme of this book is ecological catastrophe-- and the uncomfortable truth is that these catastrophes don't require prophecy, only simple observation
The Brave little toaster to the rescue by Willard Carroll( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 483 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
Neighboring lives by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

334 by Thomas M Disch( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 440 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 )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old white heiress is cheated out of her fortune by being kidnapped and turned black
The sub : a study in witchcraft by Thomas M Disch( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 418 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
Bad moon rising by Thomas M Disch( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun with your new head by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yes, let's : new and selected poems by Thomas M Disch( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The castle of indolence : on poetry, poets, and poetasters by Thomas M Disch( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The urban fantasy anthology( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 234 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 147 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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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 frfattare, poet och manusfrfattare

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

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 (212)

Spanish (23)

French (12)

German (8)

Italian (4)

Dutch (4)

Hebrew (2)

Danish (1)

Japanese (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