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Title: In the Ocean of Night

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Title: In the Ocean of Night Title Record # 1720
Author: Gregory Benford
Date: 1977-10-00
Type: NOVEL
Series: Nigel Walmsley
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Fix-up Novel based on
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1978Translated by Jaime Martijn
Dutch In de Oceaan van de Nacht
1980 German Im Meer der Nacht
1984Translated by William Desmond First half of the original novel.
French Dans l'océan de la nuit: Tome 1
1984Translated by William Desmond Second half of the original novel.
French Dans l'océan de la nuit: Tome 2
1986 Italian Nell'oceano della notte
1989 Serbian
U okeanu noći?U okeanu noci
[as by Gregori Benford]
1998 Portuguese No Oceano da Noite, 1º volume
1998 Portuguese No Oceano da Noite, 2º volume
2001Translated by William Desmond Note that chapters 7 & 8 were translated by Gilles Goullet as they were modified by Benford in the time elapsed between french printings.
French Dans l'océan de la nuit

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
2 1978 Locus Best SF Novel
Nomination 1978 Nebula Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
In the Ocean of Night 1977-10-00 Gregory Benford The Dial Press/James Wade (Quantum Science Fiction #2) 0-8037-4218-5 $8.95 333
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1977-10-00 Gregory Benford The Dial Press/James Wade / SFBC 1566 $3.50 276
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
In de Oceaan van de Nacht 1978-00-00 Gregory Benford Meulenhoff (M=SF #129) 90-290-0707-9   318
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Paul Lehr Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1978-05-00 Gregory Benford Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98444-9 £5.50 333
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
In the Ocean of Night 1978-06-00 Gregory Benford Orbit (Quantum Science Fiction) 0-7088-8021-5 £0.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Peter Jones Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1978-08-00 Gregory Benford Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #2) 0-440-13999-6 $1.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1978-08-00 Gregory Benford Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #2) 0-440-13999-6 C$1.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1978-11-00 Gregory Benford Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #2) 0-440-13999-6 $1.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1979-05-00 Gregory Benford Dell 0-440-13999-6 $1.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Larry Kresek Checkmark
Quantum Science Fiction Special 1979-08-00 uncredited Sidgwick & Jackson (Quantum Special #1) 0-283-98511-9 £6.95 333+
237
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Im Meer der Nacht 1980-12-00 Gregory Benford Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3770) 3-453-30671-6 DM 7.80 381+
[1]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Giuseppe Festino Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1984-04-00 Gregory Benford Pocket Books 0-671-44667-3 $3.95 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Checkmark
Dans l'océan de la nuit: Tome 1 1984-12-00 Gregory Benford Denoël (Présence du Futur #392) 2-207-30392-6   217
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Jean-José Peltriaux Checkmark
Dans l'océan de la nuit: Tome 2 1984-12-00 Gregory Benford Denoël (Présence du Futur #393) 2-207-30393-4   184
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Jean-José Peltriaux Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1985-00-00 Gregory Benford Orbit 0-7088-8021-5 £2.50 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Peter Jones Checkmark
Nell'oceano della notte 1986-11-00 Gregory Benford Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #81) 12 081 CO 12,000 Lit iv+
309
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Kelly Freas Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1987-07-00 Gregory Benford Bantam Spectra 0-553-26578-4 $3.95 321
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Roger Bergendorf Checkmark
U okeanu noći?U okeanu noci
1989-00-00 Gregori Benford Prosveta (Kentaur #95) 86-07-00459-X   347
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Chriss Foss Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1994-08-00 Gregory Benford Bantam Spectra 0-553-26578-4 $5.99 321
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel John Dismukes Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 1997-05-00 Gregory Benford Vista 0-575-60035-7 £5.99 333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Bob Eggleton  
No Oceano da Noite, 2º volume 1998-00-00 Gregory Benford Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #493)      
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
No Oceano da Noite, 1º volume 1998-00-00 Gregory Benford Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #492)      
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Im Meer der Nacht 2000-06-00 Gregory Benford Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #7027) 3-453-17088-1 DM 17.50 478
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel David Hardy Checkmark
Dans l'océan de la nuit 2001-03-00 Gregory Benford Denoël (Lunes d'encre) 2-207-25197-7 F145.00 460
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Manchu Checkmark
Dans l'océan de la nuit 2002-11-00 Gregory Benford Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7245) 2-253-07245-1   480
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Manchu  
In the Ocean of Night 2004-02-00 Gregory Benford Aspect / Warner Books 0-446-61159-X $6.99 435
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Don Dixon Checkmark
In the Ocean of Night 2007-07-31 Gregory Benford Aspect / Warner Books 978-0-446-50749-3 $10.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
In the Ocean of Night 2011-09-29 Gregory Benford Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11815-7 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
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