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

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Ballantine Books, 1979 - Literary Criticism - 416 pages
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User Review  - jphillips3334 - LibraryThing

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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User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Very readable trip through the history of science fiction, at least from 1926-1976. In a book such as this, the author can't go into much detail, but I particularly enjoyed being introduced or ... Read full review


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