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The Resource Transformations : the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970, Mike Ashley

Transformations : the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970, Mike Ashley

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Transformations : the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970
Title
Transformations
Title remainder
the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970
Statement of responsibility
Mike Ashley
Title variation
Story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Transformations is the second volume in the three-volume History of the Science-Fiction Magazine . This volume covers the period from 1950 to 1970, which was both a turbulent time in magazine history and, at least in part, the true Golden Age of the science-fiction magazine. It was a period of boom and bust: for a moment the science-fiction magazine dominated the bookstalls and then, at the dawn of the Space Age, many foundered never to recover. It was the time when the pulp magazines folded, when the digest magazine appeared and when science fiction tried to reinvent itself not just once but
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Ashley, Michael
Dewey number
813.0876209
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.S34
LC item number
A837 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Liverpool science fiction texts and studies
  • The history of the science-fiction magazine
Series volume
  • [30]
  • v. 2
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  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction, English
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction, English
  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Science fiction
  • Tijdschriften
  • American Literature
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
Target audience
specialized
Label
Transformations : the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970, Mike Ashley
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 390-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A galaxy of stars -- Saturation and suffocation -- The best of British? -- Creative chaos -- Transformations -- The times they are a-changing -- The new wave -- Fantasy versus reality -- Aftermath -- Appendices: 1. Non-English language science-fiction magazines -- 2. Summary of science-fiction magazines -- Directory of magazine editors and publishers -- 4. Directory of magazine cover artists
Control code
276235554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 410 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846314278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276235554
Label
Transformations : the story of the science-fiction magazines from 1950 to 1970, Mike Ashley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 390-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A galaxy of stars -- Saturation and suffocation -- The best of British? -- Creative chaos -- Transformations -- The times they are a-changing -- The new wave -- Fantasy versus reality -- Aftermath -- Appendices: 1. Non-English language science-fiction magazines -- 2. Summary of science-fiction magazines -- Directory of magazine editors and publishers -- 4. Directory of magazine cover artists
Control code
276235554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 410 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846314278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276235554

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