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The Resource Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers, edited by David Cowart and Thomas L. Wymer ; foreword by Thomas M. Disch

Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers, edited by David Cowart and Thomas L. Wymer ; foreword by Thomas M. Disch

Label
Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers
Title
Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Cowart and Thomas L. Wymer ; foreword by Thomas M. Disch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles approximately one hundred American science fiction authors who began writing between 1900 and 1970, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail; and includes eight essays on the genre and its fandom
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0876/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.S35
LC item number
T88
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cowart, David
  • Wymer, Thomas L
Series statement
Dictionary of literary biography
Series volume
v. 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction, American
  • Authors, American
  • Science-fiction américaine
  • Science-fiction américaine
  • Écrivains américains
  • Schrijvers
  • Science fiction
  • Amerikaans
  • Science-fiction américaine
  • Écrivains
  • Science-fiction
  • Littérature américaine
  • Science-fiction américaine
  • Écrivains américains
Label
Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers, edited by David Cowart and Thomas L. Wymer ; foreword by Thomas M. Disch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Bruccoli Clark book."
Bibliography note
Bibliography : volume 2, pages [325]-331 & "Cumulative index, volumes 1-8" : volume 2, pages [335]-346
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt.1. A-L: Poul Anderson (1926- ) -- Piers Anthony (1934- ) -- Isaac Asimov (1920- ) -- Alfred Bester (1913- ) --Lloyd Biggle, Jr. (1923- ) -- James Blish (1921-1975) -- Anthony Boucher (1911-1968) -- John Boyd (1919- ) -- Leigh Brackett (1915-1978) -- Ray Bradbury (1920- ) -- Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930- ) --Fredric Brown (1906- ) -- A.J. Budrys (1931- ) -- Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950) -- William S. Burroughs (1914- ) -- John W. Campbell, Jr. (1910-1971) -- Hal Clement (1922- ) -- Ray Cummings (1887-1957) -- Avram Davidson (1923- ) -- L. Sprague de Camp (1907- ) -- Samuel R. Delany (1942- ) -- Lester del Rey (1915- ) -- Philip K. Dick (1928- ) -- Gordon Dickson (1923- ) -- Thomas M. Disch (1940- ) -- George Alec Effinger (1947- ) -- Harlan Ellison (1934- ) -- Philip Jose Farmer (1918- ) -- Jack Finney (1911- ) -- Hugo Gernsback (1884-1967) -- David Gerrold (1944- ) -- Mark S. Geston (1946- ) -- James E. Gunn (1923- ) --Joe Haldeman (1943- ) --Edmond Hamilton (1904-1977) -- Charles L. Harness (1915- ) --Harry Harrison (1925- ) -- Robert A. Heinlein (1907- ) -- Zenna Henderson (1917- ) -- Frank Herbert (1920- ) -- Damon Knight (1922- ) C.M. Kornbluth (1923-1958) -- Henry Kuttner (1915-1958) -- R. A. Lafferty (1914- ) -- Keith Laumer (1925- ) -- Ursula K. Le Guin (1929- ) -- Fritz Leiber (1910- ) -- Murray Leinster (1896-1975) -- Jack London (1876-1916)
  • pt.2. M-Z: John D. MacDonald (1916- ) -- Katherine Anne MacLean (1925- ) -- Barry N. Malzberg (1939- ) -- Richard Matheson (1926- ) -- Anne McCaffrey (1926- ) -- Walter M. Miller, Jr. (1923- ) -- Catherine L. Moore (1911- ) -- Ward Moore (1903-1978) -- Larry Niven (1938- ) --William F. Nolan (1928- ) -- Andre Norton (1912- ) -- Alan E. Nourse (1928- ) -- Chad Oliver (1928- ) -- Edgar Pangborn (1909-1976) -- Alexei Panshin (1940- ) -- H. Beam Piper (1904-1964) -- Frederik Pohl (1919- ) -- Mark Reynold (1917- ) -- Joanna Russ (1937 - ) -- Fred Saberhagen (1930- ) -- Pamela Sargent (1948- ) -- James H. Schmitz (1911- ) -- Robert Sheckley (1928- ) -- Robert Silverberg (1935- ) -- Clifford D. Simak (1904- ) -- Cordwainer Smith (1913-1966) -- E.E. Smith (1890-1965) -- George O. Smith (1911- ) -- Norman Spinrad (1940- ) -- George R. Stewart (1865-1980) -- Theodore Sturgeon (1919- ) -- William Tenn (1919- ) -- James Tiptree, Jr. (1915- ) -- Jack Vance (1916?- ) -- A.E. van Vogt (1912- ) -- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (1922- ) -- Stanley Grauman Weinbaum (1902-1935) -- Kate Wilhelm (1928- ) -- Jack Williamson (1908- ) -- Gene Wolfe (1931- ) -- George Zebrowski (1945- ) -- Roger Zelazny (1937- )
  • Poul Anderson -- Piers Anthony -- Isaac Asimov -- Alfred Bester -- Lloyd Biggle, Jr. -- James Blish -- Anthony Boucher -- John Boyd -- Leigh Brackett -- Ray Bradbury -- Marion Zimmer Bradley -- Fredric Brown -- A.J. Budrys -- Edgar Rice Burroughs -- William S. Burroughs -- John W. Campbell, Jr. -- Hal Clement -- Ray Cummings -- Avram Davidson -- L. Sprague de Camp -- Samuel R. Delany -- Lester del Rey -- Philip K. Dick -- Gordon R. Dickson -- Thomas M. Disch -- George Alec Effinger -- Harlan Ellison -- Philip José Farmer -- Jack Finney -- Hugo Gernsback -- David Gerrold -- Mark S. Geston -- James E. Gunn -- Joe Haldeman -- Edmond Hamilton -- Charles L. Harness -- Harry Harrison -- Robert A. Heinlein -- Zenna Henderson -- Frank Herbert -- Damon Knight -- C.M. Kornbluth -- Henry Kuttner -- R.A. Lafferty -- Keith Laumer -- Ursula K. Le Guin -- Fritz Leiber -- Murray Leinster -- Jack London -- John D. MacDonald -- Katherine Anne MacLean -- Barry N. Malzberg -- Richard Matheson -- Anne McCaffrey -- Walter M. Miller, Jr. -- Catherine L. Moore -- Ward Moore -- Larry Niven -- William F. Nolan -- Andre Norton -- Alan E. Nourse -- Chad Oliver -- Edgar Panghorn -- Alexei Panshin -- H. Beam Piper -- Frederik Pohl -- Mack Reynolds -- Joanna Russ -- Fred Saberhagen -- Pamela Sargent -- James H. Schmitz -- Robert Sheckley -- Robert Silverberg -- Clifford D. Simak -- Cordwainer Smith -- E.E. Smith -- George O. Smith -- Norman Spinrad -- George R. Stewart -- Theodore Sturgeon -- William Tenn -- James Tiptree, Jr. -- Jack Vance -- A.E. van Vogt -- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Stanley Grauman Weinbaum -- Kate Wilhelm -- Jack Williamson -- Gene Wolfe -- George Zebrowski -- Roger Zelazny -- Appendix I: Trends in science fiction. The new wave ; Science fantasy -- Appendix II: The media of science fiction. The iconography of science-fiction art ; Paperback science fiction ; Science-fiction films -- Appendix III: Fandom and SFWA. Science-fiction fandom and conventions ; Science-fiction fanzines: the time binders ; Science Fiction Writers of America and the Nebula Award ; Hugo Awards and Nebula Awards
Control code
7459559
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780810309180
Lccn
81004182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)7459559
Label
Twentieth-century American science-fiction writers, edited by David Cowart and Thomas L. Wymer ; foreword by Thomas M. Disch
Publication
Note
"A Bruccoli Clark book."
Bibliography note
Bibliography : volume 2, pages [325]-331 & "Cumulative index, volumes 1-8" : volume 2, pages [335]-346
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt.1. A-L: Poul Anderson (1926- ) -- Piers Anthony (1934- ) -- Isaac Asimov (1920- ) -- Alfred Bester (1913- ) --Lloyd Biggle, Jr. (1923- ) -- James Blish (1921-1975) -- Anthony Boucher (1911-1968) -- John Boyd (1919- ) -- Leigh Brackett (1915-1978) -- Ray Bradbury (1920- ) -- Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930- ) --Fredric Brown (1906- ) -- A.J. Budrys (1931- ) -- Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950) -- William S. Burroughs (1914- ) -- John W. Campbell, Jr. (1910-1971) -- Hal Clement (1922- ) -- Ray Cummings (1887-1957) -- Avram Davidson (1923- ) -- L. Sprague de Camp (1907- ) -- Samuel R. Delany (1942- ) -- Lester del Rey (1915- ) -- Philip K. Dick (1928- ) -- Gordon Dickson (1923- ) -- Thomas M. Disch (1940- ) -- George Alec Effinger (1947- ) -- Harlan Ellison (1934- ) -- Philip Jose Farmer (1918- ) -- Jack Finney (1911- ) -- Hugo Gernsback (1884-1967) -- David Gerrold (1944- ) -- Mark S. Geston (1946- ) -- James E. Gunn (1923- ) --Joe Haldeman (1943- ) --Edmond Hamilton (1904-1977) -- Charles L. Harness (1915- ) --Harry Harrison (1925- ) -- Robert A. Heinlein (1907- ) -- Zenna Henderson (1917- ) -- Frank Herbert (1920- ) -- Damon Knight (1922- ) C.M. Kornbluth (1923-1958) -- Henry Kuttner (1915-1958) -- R. A. Lafferty (1914- ) -- Keith Laumer (1925- ) -- Ursula K. Le Guin (1929- ) -- Fritz Leiber (1910- ) -- Murray Leinster (1896-1975) -- Jack London (1876-1916)
  • pt.2. M-Z: John D. MacDonald (1916- ) -- Katherine Anne MacLean (1925- ) -- Barry N. Malzberg (1939- ) -- Richard Matheson (1926- ) -- Anne McCaffrey (1926- ) -- Walter M. Miller, Jr. (1923- ) -- Catherine L. Moore (1911- ) -- Ward Moore (1903-1978) -- Larry Niven (1938- ) --William F. Nolan (1928- ) -- Andre Norton (1912- ) -- Alan E. Nourse (1928- ) -- Chad Oliver (1928- ) -- Edgar Pangborn (1909-1976) -- Alexei Panshin (1940- ) -- H. Beam Piper (1904-1964) -- Frederik Pohl (1919- ) -- Mark Reynold (1917- ) -- Joanna Russ (1937 - ) -- Fred Saberhagen (1930- ) -- Pamela Sargent (1948- ) -- James H. Schmitz (1911- ) -- Robert Sheckley (1928- ) -- Robert Silverberg (1935- ) -- Clifford D. Simak (1904- ) -- Cordwainer Smith (1913-1966) -- E.E. Smith (1890-1965) -- George O. Smith (1911- ) -- Norman Spinrad (1940- ) -- George R. Stewart (1865-1980) -- Theodore Sturgeon (1919- ) -- William Tenn (1919- ) -- James Tiptree, Jr. (1915- ) -- Jack Vance (1916?- ) -- A.E. van Vogt (1912- ) -- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (1922- ) -- Stanley Grauman Weinbaum (1902-1935) -- Kate Wilhelm (1928- ) -- Jack Williamson (1908- ) -- Gene Wolfe (1931- ) -- George Zebrowski (1945- ) -- Roger Zelazny (1937- )
  • Poul Anderson -- Piers Anthony -- Isaac Asimov -- Alfred Bester -- Lloyd Biggle, Jr. -- James Blish -- Anthony Boucher -- John Boyd -- Leigh Brackett -- Ray Bradbury -- Marion Zimmer Bradley -- Fredric Brown -- A.J. Budrys -- Edgar Rice Burroughs -- William S. Burroughs -- John W. Campbell, Jr. -- Hal Clement -- Ray Cummings -- Avram Davidson -- L. Sprague de Camp -- Samuel R. Delany -- Lester del Rey -- Philip K. Dick -- Gordon R. Dickson -- Thomas M. Disch -- George Alec Effinger -- Harlan Ellison -- Philip José Farmer -- Jack Finney -- Hugo Gernsback -- David Gerrold -- Mark S. Geston -- James E. Gunn -- Joe Haldeman -- Edmond Hamilton -- Charles L. Harness -- Harry Harrison -- Robert A. Heinlein -- Zenna Henderson -- Frank Herbert -- Damon Knight -- C.M. Kornbluth -- Henry Kuttner -- R.A. Lafferty -- Keith Laumer -- Ursula K. Le Guin -- Fritz Leiber -- Murray Leinster -- Jack London -- John D. MacDonald -- Katherine Anne MacLean -- Barry N. Malzberg -- Richard Matheson -- Anne McCaffrey -- Walter M. Miller, Jr. -- Catherine L. Moore -- Ward Moore -- Larry Niven -- William F. Nolan -- Andre Norton -- Alan E. Nourse -- Chad Oliver -- Edgar Panghorn -- Alexei Panshin -- H. Beam Piper -- Frederik Pohl -- Mack Reynolds -- Joanna Russ -- Fred Saberhagen -- Pamela Sargent -- James H. Schmitz -- Robert Sheckley -- Robert Silverberg -- Clifford D. Simak -- Cordwainer Smith -- E.E. Smith -- George O. Smith -- Norman Spinrad -- George R. Stewart -- Theodore Sturgeon -- William Tenn -- James Tiptree, Jr. -- Jack Vance -- A.E. van Vogt -- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Stanley Grauman Weinbaum -- Kate Wilhelm -- Jack Williamson -- Gene Wolfe -- George Zebrowski -- Roger Zelazny -- Appendix I: Trends in science fiction. The new wave ; Science fantasy -- Appendix II: The media of science fiction. The iconography of science-fiction art ; Paperback science fiction ; Science-fiction films -- Appendix III: Fandom and SFWA. Science-fiction fandom and conventions ; Science-fiction fanzines: the time binders ; Science Fiction Writers of America and the Nebula Award ; Hugo Awards and Nebula Awards
Control code
7459559
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780810309180
Lccn
81004182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)7459559

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