Coverart for item
The Resource Astounding : John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction, Alec Nevala-Lee

Astounding : John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction, Alec Nevala-Lee

Label
Astounding : John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction
Title
Astounding
Title remainder
John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction
Statement of responsibility
Alec Nevala-Lee
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive account of the creative partnership shared among literary visionaries Campbell, Heinlein, Asimov and Hubbard discusses how they invented modern science fiction and indelibly transformed world culture
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nevala-Lee, Alec
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Campbell, John W.
  • Asimov, Isaac
  • Heinlein, Robert A.
  • Hubbard, L. Ron
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Astounding : John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction, Alec Nevala-Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [499]-507) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Who goes there? (1907-1937) -- The boy from another world (1910-1931) -- Three against the gods (1907-1935) -- Two lost souls (1931-1937) -- Part II. Golden age (1937-1941) -- Brass tacks (1937-1939) -- The analytical laboratory (1938-1940) -- In times to come (1939-1941) -- Part III. The invaders (1941-1945) -- A cold fury (1941-1944) -- The war of invention (1942-1944) -- From "Deadline" to Hiroshima (1944-1945) -- Part IV. The double minds (1945-1951) -- Black magic and the bomb (1945-1949) -- The modern science of mental health (1945-1950) -- The Dianetics epidemic (1950-1951) -- Part V. The last evolution (1951-1971) -- A fundamental attack on the problem (1951-1960) -- Strangers in a strange land (1951-1969) -- Twilight (1960-1971)
Control code
sky292982090
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
532 pages
Isbn
9780062571946
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Astounding : John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the golden age of science fiction, Alec Nevala-Lee
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [499]-507) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Who goes there? (1907-1937) -- The boy from another world (1910-1931) -- Three against the gods (1907-1935) -- Two lost souls (1931-1937) -- Part II. Golden age (1937-1941) -- Brass tacks (1937-1939) -- The analytical laboratory (1938-1940) -- In times to come (1939-1941) -- Part III. The invaders (1941-1945) -- A cold fury (1941-1944) -- The war of invention (1942-1944) -- From "Deadline" to Hiroshima (1944-1945) -- Part IV. The double minds (1945-1951) -- Black magic and the bomb (1945-1949) -- The modern science of mental health (1945-1950) -- The Dianetics epidemic (1950-1951) -- Part V. The last evolution (1951-1971) -- A fundamental attack on the problem (1951-1960) -- Strangers in a strange land (1951-1969) -- Twilight (1960-1971)
Control code
sky292982090
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
532 pages
Isbn
9780062571946
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

Processing Feedback ...