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Date Type Language Title Authors Parent Title Parent Authors Tags
1990-00-00 OMNIBUS English The Cosmic Trilogy C. S. Lewis     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1)
1979-09-00 NONFICTION English A Reader's Guide to Science Fiction Michael Franklin and Martin Last and Beth Meacham and Baird Searles     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), A-to-Z of writers (1), Book with list (1)
1977-08-00 OMNIBUS English The Cornelius Chronicles Michael Moorcock     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1975-01-00 NOVEL English Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), adventure (1), anarchism (1), survival (1)
1975-02-00 NOVEL English Norstrilia Cordwainer Smith     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), Australia (1), economics (1), telepathy (1), science fiction (1), Earth (1), human-animal hybrids (1), doctor (1)
1974-11-00 NOVEL English The Centauri Device M. John Harrison     space opera (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1)
1972-11-00 COLLECTION English 334 Thomas M. Disch     dystopia (1), overpopulation (1), skyscraper (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), everyday life (1)
1971-04-00 COLLECTION English Vermilion Sands J. G. Ballard     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1), Les 100 principaux titres de la science-fiction (1)
1970-00-00 NOVEL English And Chaos Died Joanna Russ     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1970-10-00 NOVEL English Ringworld Larry Niven     exploration (2), natural disaster (1), mega-engineering (1), asteroid (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), science fiction (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), hard sf (1), into-video game (1), into-game (1), superconductivity (1), longevity (1), aliens (1), interstellar travel (1), luck (1), time stasis (1), breeding program (1), faster than light travel (1), teleportation (1)
1970-00-00 NOVEL English Tau Zero Poul Anderson     generation ship (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), dilatation (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), hard sf (1), hope (1), team psychology (1), Big Crunch (1), oscillating cosmological model (1), general relativity (1), galactic superclusters (1), galactic clusters (1), no faster than light travel (1), only humans (1), Bussard ramjet (1), gender relations (1)
1969-03-00 NOVEL English The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin     science fiction (2), cold (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), 3-award-winner (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), alien point of view (1), first person (1), gender bending (1), first contact (1), interstellar travel (1), social criticism (1), politics (1), multiple points of view (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), ice planet (1), philosophy (1), sociology (1), alternating chapter structure (1), androgyny (1)
1968-09-00 NOVEL English Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner     overpopulation (2), near future (1), revolution (1), 3-award-winner (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), genetic engineering (1), neologisms (1), terrorism (1), africa (1), Indonesia (1)
1967-10-00 ANTHOLOGY English Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison     Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), original anthology (1), science fiction (1)
1967-00-00 NOVEL English Lord of Light Roger Zelazny     colony (1), hindu-mythos (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1966-05-00 NOVEL English The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress Robert A. Heinlein     artificial intelligence (3), moon (1), revolution (1), ai bootstrap (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), science fiction (1), electromagnetic catapults (1), polyandry (1), libertarianism (1), polyamory (1)
1965-00-00 NOVEL English Dune Frank Herbert     space opera (3), galactic empire (2), into-movie (2), into-tv (2), precognition (2), science fiction (2), secret breeding program (1), superman (1), religion (1), revolution (1), ecology (1), mega-fauna (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), 2-award-winner (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), cult fiction (1), interstellar travel (1), drugs (1), force fields (1)
1965-00-00 NOVEL English The Dark World Henry Kuttner     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), science fantasy (1), heroic fantasy (1)
1963-10-00 OMNIBUS English The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov     Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), social engineering (1), cult fiction (1)
1962-00-00 NOVEL English Hothouse Brian W. Aldiss     Fix up (1), far future (1), dying earth (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), panspermia (1), parasites (1), mind control (1), moon (1), Earth (1), interplanetary travel (1), insects (1), evolution (1), locked rotation (1), science fiction (1), fungi (1)
1962-01-00 NOVEL English Little Fuzzy H. Beam Piper     first contact (1), Librivox (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1)
1962-00-00 NOVEL English The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick     alternate history (6), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), nazis (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), into-tv (1), Hitler Wins (1), I Ching (1), jewelry (1), Japan (1), slavery (1), racism (1), San Francisco (1), story within a story (1)
1959-10-00 NOVEL English A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller, Jr.     religion (2), post apocalypse (2), post-apocalyptic (2), The 5-Parsec Shelf (2), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (2), list NPR Top100 (2011) (2), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), science fiction (1), nuclear war (1), monastery (1), Wandering Jew (1), mutants (1), Renaissance (1), United States (1), euthanasia (1), into-radio (1)
1959-00-00 NOVEL English Dorsai! Gordon R. Dickson     military sf (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1)
1958-04-00 NOVEL English A Case of Conscience James Blish     first contact (1), religion (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1)
1958-00-00 NOVEL English The Big Time Fritz Leiber     Librivox (1), time travel (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Hitler Wins (1), science fiction (1), locked room mystery (1)
1957-07-00 NOVEL English Citizen of the Galaxy Robert A. Heinlein     science fiction (1), young-adult sf (1), orphan (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), juvenile sf (1), slavery (1), interstellar travel (1), Wyoming (1), coming of age (1)
1957-00-00 NOVEL English The Midwich Cuckoos John Wyndham     alien invasion (2), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), into-movie (1), cosy catastrophe (1), evil children (1), Horror: Another 100 Best Books (1)
1956-00-00 NOVEL English The City and the Stars Arthur C. Clarke     far future (2), science fiction (2), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), city life (1), coming of age (1), artificial intelligence (1), higher intelligence (1), incorporeal beings (1), subways (1), robots (1), interstellar travel (1), exploration (1), Utopia (1), sealed city (1), last city (1)
1956-00-00 NOVEL English The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester     science fiction (1), teleportation (1), vengeance (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), space opera (1), only humans (1), prison (1), interplanetary war (1), bodily augmentation (1), telepathy (1), corporate fiefdoms (1), tattoos (1), love (1), torture (1), shipwreck (1), synesthesia (1)
1953-08-00 NOVEL English Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke     first contact (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), science fiction (1), into-tv (1), cosy catastrophe (1), museum (1), virtual reality (1), Utopia (1), tsunami (1), winged flight (1), creativity (1), antigravity (1), music (1), art (1), interstellar travel (1), aliens (1), into-radio (1), alien invasion (1), Earth (1), higher intelligence (1), telepathy (1), end of the world (1), last man on Earth (1), incorporeal beings (1), peace (1), deepsea environment (1), submarine (1), squid (1), whales (1), time viewer (1), hibernation (1), Australia (1), telekinesis (1)
1953-00-00 NOVEL English More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon     Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), mutants (1)
1953-04-00 NOVEL English The Space Merchants C. M. Kornbluth and Frederik Pohl     dystopia (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), subliminal control (1), economics (1), addiction (1)
1950-00-00 NOVEL English First Lensman Edward E. Smith     space opera (2), action-adventure (1), telepathy (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), 1950 (1)
1950-00-00 NOVEL English Needle Hal Clement     first contact (2), science fiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), aliens (1), symbionts (1), Earth (1), Pacific Ocean (1), alien perspective (1), 1950 (1)
1950-00-00 COLLECTION English The Dying Earth Jack Vance     dying earth (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 1946-1987 (1), fantasy (1), far future (1), wizards (1), Appendix N (1), 1950 (1)
1950-05-00 COLLECTION English The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury     Dimension X (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), into-tv (1), science fiction (1), mars (1), Martians (1)
1949-00-00 COLLECTION English A Martian Odyssey and Others Stanley G. Weinbaum     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1949-00-00 NOVEL English The Humanoids Jack Williamson     science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dystopia (1), robots (1), interstellar travel (1)
1948-00-00 NOVEL English The World of Null-A A. E. van Vogt     science fiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1943-00-00 NOVEL English Earth's Last Citadel Henry Kuttner and C. L. Moore     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), time travel (1), post apocalypse (1), strong female characters (1), 1944 retro hugo nominee candidate (1), world war ii (1), Tunisia (1)
1936-02-00 NOVEL English At the Mountains of Madness H. P. Lovecraft     Cthulhu Mythos (1), horror (1), cold (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), cosmic horror (1), antarctica (1)
1935-00-00 NOVEL English Odd John Olaf Stapledon     science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), telepathy (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1930-00-00 NOVEL English Last and First Men Olaf Stapledon     venus (2), Neptune (2), far future (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), evolution (1), Martians (1), Venusians (1), spirituality (1), future history (1), first person point of view (1), genetic engineering (1), distant future (1), human evolution (1), telepathy across time (1), interplanetary travel (1), psychology (1), sociology (1), social commentary (1), European interwar period (1), war with aliens (1)
1929-00-00 OMNIBUS English The World Below S. Fowler Wright     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1919-00-00 NOVEL English The Moon Pool A. Merritt     Librivox (1), antigravity projectors (1), Disintegrator (1), invisibility cloak (1), Google Books (1), lost race (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Underworld (1), Alternate World (1), monster god (1), fantasy (1), magic door (1), witches (1), Appendix N (1)
1917-10-10 NOVEL English A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs     mars (4), action-adventure (2), science fantasy (2), science fiction (2), into-movie (2), transported main character (1), swashbuckling adventure (1), cliffhanger (1), pgb (1), Librivox (1), fantastic adventure (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), ipulpfiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), Barsoom (1), sword and planet (1), planetary romance (1)
1912-00-00 NOVEL English The Night Land William Hope Hodgson     weird (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1)
1895-00-00 NOVEL English The Time Machine H. G. Wells     time travel (4), inventor (2), into-movie (2), chrononaut (1), Librivox (1), dystopia (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), ipulpfiction (1), far future (1), dying earth (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), list NPR Top100 (2011) (1), into-tv (1), cosy catastrophe (1), science fiction (1), time machine (1), evolution (1), invention (1), into-radio (1), social criticism (1), museum (1), london (1), first person point of view (1)
1865-10-25 NOVEL French De la Terre la Lune Jules Verne     Librivox (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), into-movie (1), Space ship (1), Scientific Association (1), interplanetary travel (1), moon (1)
1818-01-00 NOVEL English Frankenstein, or, The Modern Prometheus Mary Shelley     Creator vs. Creation (2), science fiction (2), horror (2), Monstrosity (1), Pursuit of Knowledge (1), mad scientist (1), pgs (1), Google Books (1), Librivox (1), weird (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Horror: 100 Best Books (1), into-movie (1), into-play (1), into-music (1), into-ballet (1), into-tv (1)
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