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Forrest J. Ackerman's world of science fiction

Author: Forrest J Ackerman; John Landis; A E Van Vogt
Publisher: Los Angeles : General Pub. Group, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This look at science fiction "is heavily illustrated with classic sci-fi books jackets; great, colorful images from long-out-of-print magazines; and a comprehensive 20th-century photo collection of classic actors, creepy reptiles, and "gi-ants" that will thrill the sci-fi connoisseur."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Forrest J Ackerman; John Landis; A E Van Vogt
ISBN: 1575440695 9781575440699
OCLC Number: 37806128
Description: 240 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: The maid who made a monster: Mary Shelley's Frankenstein --
Prophets and pioneers: major authors of science fiction --
Amazing! Astounding! Incredible! Pulp science fiction --
Sci-fi- on the silver screen --
Sci-fi on television.
Other Titles: World of science fiction
Responsibility: foreword by John Landis ; preface by A.E. van Vogt.

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This look at science fiction "is heavily illustrated with classic sci-fi books jackets; great, colorful images from long-out-of-print magazines; and a comprehensive 20th-century photo collection of classic actors, creepy reptiles, and "gi-ants" that will thrill the sci-fi connoisseur."--Jacket.

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