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Fiction of the Forties

Chester E. Eisinger

Fiction of the Forties

by Chester E. Eisinger

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English


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Statementby Chester E. Eisinger.
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Open LibraryOL22830785M

  Science fiction of the forties by Frederik Pohl, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander, Raymond Z. Gallun, Isaac Asimov, Nelson S. Bond, Cyril M. Kornbluth, Lester Pages:   In Isaac Asimov published Before the Golden Age, a massive page retrospective of the early science fiction pulps, wth stories by Edmond Hamilton, Jack Williamson, Murray Leinster, P. Schuyler Miller, Clifford D. Simak, Stanley G. Weinbaum, John W. Campbell, Jr., Charles R. Tanner, and many others.

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