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Modern masterpieces of science fiction

by Sam Moskowitz

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Published by World Pub. Co. in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sam Moskowitz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.M838 Mo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination518 p.
    Number of Pages518
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5946330M
    LC Control Number65018008
    OCLC/WorldCa1187565

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover, January 1, $ — $Price: $ Sam Moskowitz (J Ap ) was an early fan and organizer of interest in science fiction and, later, a writer, critic, and historian of the field.

As a child, Moskowitz greatly enjoyed reading science fiction pulp magazines. As a teenager, he organized a branch of the Science Fiction League.4/5(1). This is an anthology of modern masterpieces of science fiction featuring authors such as Isaac Asimiv, Theodore Sturgeon, Murray Leinster and many more.

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Books to Borrow. Top Modern masterpieces of science fiction by Moskowitz, Sam, ed. Publication date Topics Science fiction Publisher Cleveland, World Pub. Co Collection. Modern Masterpieces of Science Fiction is an excellent historical introduction to the field, including some of the best stories of the s and s.

It includes a long historical and critical essay by Moskowitz. (See also Masterpieces of Science Fiction, a collection of historical, preSF.). This appears to be a facsimile edition of the original,World Publishing Co. edition. Top 10 Greatest Science Fiction Masterpieces of All Time October 6, by: Alex Maidy After three decades, Ridley Scott's masterpiece BLADE RUNNER is getting a second chapter.

It is not MODERN MASTERS OF SCIENCE FICTION but the earlier companion volume MASTERPIECES OF SCIENCE FICTION. This applies only to the e-book in the catalogue.

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