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The Best of Poul Anderson

Poul Anderson

The Best of Poul Anderson

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Published by Pocket Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • Science fiction, American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBarry Malzberg (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7665740M
    ISBN 100671806718
    ISBN 109780671806712

    Large collection of seventeen various books by Poul Anderson; all are hardcovers, all bar four titles are first American and English editions as noted, and in dust jackets (bar one as noted - #1), comprising the following titles: *: Brain Wave; Conan the Rebel; The Dancer from Atlantis; The Earth Book of Stormgate; The Fleet of Stars; The Game. Poul William Anderson was an American science fiction author who began his career during one of the Golden Ages of the genre and continued to write and remain popular into the 21st century. Anderson also authored several works of fantasy, historical novels, and a prodigious number of short stories.


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shadowfire New Member. Joined Nov Poul Anderson has books on Goodreads with ratings. Poul Anderson’s most popular book is Tau Zero. Poul William Anderson () was one of the authors associated with the Golden Age of Science Fiction, with many of his novellas and short stories appearing in mass market pulps of the era.

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After earning a physics degree at the University of Minnesota, he found writing science fiction more satisfactory. Admired for his "hard" science fiction, mysteries, and historical novels, he was responsible for classic books like The Broken Sword and Brain Wave. "Poul Anderson () grew up bilingual in a Danish American family.

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At one point Anderson's adventure-heavy SF formed my. Cover: The Best of Poul Anderson by Mara McAfee Notes: • "Pocket Book edition published August, " • Printing not stated, no number line. • "Cover art by Mara McAfee" on the back cover, no visible signature on the artwork • Printed in the US.

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Introduced by Barry N /5(4). After hearing about the passing away of Poul Anderson, I pretty much ran out and picked up this book. I figured that it would be good therapy and a good way to honour him.

This worked fairly well, I hadn't read any of his new stuff before, so I was unsure as to what we missed out : Best of Poul Anderson Paperback – Sep by Poul Anderson (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" /5(2). Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers The Third Golden Age of Science Fiction MEGAPACK ™: Poul Anderson.

by Poul With linked Table of Contents. I have an opportunity for Poul Anderson paperbacks from an estate that had about 70 of his books. I don't have time to list the available books. If you could only have one of his books, which would you choose.

My tastes tend to traditional SF, Asimov, Heinlein, Clarke, Gerrold, Niven, etc. I'm not sure how I avoided familiarity with Anderson. For decades, the Year's Best Science Fiction has been the most widely read short science fiction anthology of its kind. Now, after 35 annual collections comes the ultimate in science fiction anthologies.

In The Very Best of the Best, legendary editor Gardner Dozois selects the finest short stories for this landmark collection, including short fiction from authors such as Charles Stross.

Poul Anderson's book Tau Zero stands out in the genre in large part because it does precisely the thing that one so rarely sees in science fiction: it takes a keen interest in the emotional lives. Poul Anderson Audio Books Robert Silverberg ’s first published story appeared in when he was a sophomore at Columbia University.

Since then, he has won the prestigious Nebula Award five times and the Hugo Award five times. The Van Rijn Method by Poul Anderson Poul Anderson was a prolific author in fantasy, science fiction and historical fiction. A couple of years ago I read one of his last novels, Mother of Kings, a historical work based on the life of the tenth century Norse queen prose requires a bit of patience on the reader’s part but both the subject and style of that book appealed to me.

Poul Anderson, who has died aged 74 from prostate cancer, published his first short story in Astounding Science Fiction magazine inand went on to. The latest installment, The Collected Short Works of Poul Anderson, Volume 7: Question and Answer, collects five novellas, two novels, and a smattering of short works, including six tales of Dominic Flandry, agent of the Terran Empire, and two stories of the far-ranging Psychotechnic League.

It was released in hardcover in February. Poul Anderson () was born in Pennsylvania of Scandanavian lineage. He received a degree in physics from the University of Minnesota inand his solid grasp of physics and science lent his books more credibility and substance than many of his peers.

A very short book, Trader to the Stars is a good introduction to the deeply realized sci-fi of Poul Anderson’s future history, and one of his greatest, most memorable characters. It isn’t mind-altering sci-fi looking to explore questions of reality or humanity’s place in the universe, but it is solid, exciting space opera from one of its.

Stand-alone novel: The High Crusade () Swords and spaceships. The Earth Book of Stormgate () Story collection covering (in part) that aspect of Polesotechnic League history concerned with the winged Ythrians, and the colonization of the planet Avalon.

Trader to the Stars is a collection of science fiction short stories, written by Poul William Anderson. Three stories copyrighted from to from one of the old masters. All three stories have the space merchant Nicolas Van Rijn as the main character and what a character!Pages: Happier are all men than the dwellers in Faerie – or the gods, for that matter Better a life like a falling star, bright across the dark, than a deathlessness that can see naught above or beyond itself the day draws nigh when Faerie shall fade, the Erlking himself shrink to a woodland sprite and then to nothing, and the gods go under.

Poul Anderson was born on this day in Anderson’s career spanned over sixty years, from the s to the early s. He wrote fiction. Poul Anderson — Complete Series List.

A list of all Poul Anderson's series in reading order. Browse reviews, synopses, book covers, pseudonyms, ratings and awards. Poul Anderson () was a science fiction writer who was admired for his hard science fiction, mysteries, historical novels, and "fantasy with rivets." Besides winning the Hugo and Nebula Awards, he received the Gandalf, Seiun, and Strannik.The best Science Fiction stories to come from such authors as Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, and Poul Anderson.

Originally a spinoff from the NBC radio show Dimension X, X-Minus One continued the tradition of outstanding writing, acting, and direction for three seasons from to on NBC radio.Far-future cosmic epic from the veteran author of The Fleet of Stars (), etc.

Early in the next century, speed-of-light starships become feasible, while astronomers discover that, 5, light-years distant, another race is already using starships.

So, as various colony vessels depart for nearby stars, an expedition to visit the distant "Yonderfolk" gets under way. After a tedious Author: Poul Anderson.