The world of science fiction, 1926-1976: the history of a subculture

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Garland Pub., 1980 - Fiction - 416 pages
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An expert review of the beginning of modern science fiction stories (from 1926-1976). Lester Del Rey's experience as an author and editor of sci-fi magazines gave him an insight into the development ... Read full review

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Provides more of a nuts-and-bolts history of twentieth century SF than the more memoir-ish -- and much better -- "The Way the Future Was" (Fred Pohl) or "The Futurians" (Damon Knight). Even though the ... Read full review


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