Modern Classics Science Fiction Omnibus by Brian AldissModern Classics Science Fiction Omnibus by Brian Aldiss

Modern Classics Science Fiction Omnibus

byBrian Aldiss

Paperback | December 11, 2007

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This new edition of Brian Aldiss’s classic anthology brings together a diverse selection of science fiction spanning over sixty years, from Isaac Asimov’s ‘Nightfall’, first published in 1941, to the 2006 story ‘Friends in Need’ by Eliza Blair. Including authors such as Clifford Simak, Harry Harrison, Bruce Sterling, A. E. Van Vogt and Brian Aldiss himself, these stories portray struggles against machines, epic journeys, genetic experiments, time travellers and alien races. From stories set on Earth, to uncanny far distant worlds and ancient burnt-out suns, the one constant is humanity itself, compelled by an often fatal curiosity to explore the boundless frontiers of time, space and probability.
Poet, playwright, critic, fiction and science-fiction writer Brian Aldiss was born in 1925 in Dereham, Norfolk, and is the author of more than seventy-five books. He lives in Oxford and was awarded an OBE in 2005 for Services to Literature.
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Title:Modern Classics Science Fiction OmnibusFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 7.76 × 5.11 × 1.07 inPublished:December 11, 2007Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141188928

ISBN - 13:9780141188928

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