The Craft of science fiction: a symposium on writing science fiction and science fantasy

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Harper & Row, 1976 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 321 pages
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Includes contributions by Reginald Bretnor, Poul Anderson, Hal Clement, Norman Spinrad, Alan E. Nourse, Theodore Sturgeon, Jerry Pournelle, Frank Herbert, Katherine MacLean, James Gunn, Larry Niven, Jack Williamson, John Brunner, Harlan Ellison, and Frederik Pohl.

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User Review  - RandyStafford - LibraryThing

"SF: The Challenge to the Writer" from Reginald Bretnor is a nuts and bolts look at sf writing skills including knowledge of science, science fiction literature, and mainstream literature. He gives a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin Greenlee - Goodreads

While a few of the articles in this book are very interesting for me as an aspiring science fiction writer, the majority of them are uninspired and uninspiring. The writers of these essays may be good ... Read full review


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