Title: The Big Flash

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Title: The Big Flash Title Record # 41610
Author: Norman Spinrad
Date: 1969-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1971 Dutch De Grote Klap
1972 German Der große Blitz
1973 French Le grand flash
1974 German Die Super-Show
1983 Japanese ビッグ・フラッシュQuestion mark

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1970 Nebula Novelette

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Orbit 5 1969-09-00 ed. Damon Knight G. P. Putnam's Sons   $4.95 222 hc anth Paul Lehr  
Orbit 5 1969-10-00 ed. Damon Knight G. P. Putnam's Sons / SFBC #2007   224 hc anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
Orbit 5 1969-12-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-01778-8 $0.75 222 pb anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1970 1970-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Terry Carr Ace Books #91357 $0.95 349 pb anth John Schoenherr Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1970 1970-09-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Terry Carr Ace Books / SFBC #2407 $1.98 viii+
339
hc anth Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1970 1970-10-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Gollancz 0-575-00590-4 42/- 352 hc anth  
Orbit 5 1970-11-00 ed. Damon Knight Rapp & Whiting / Andre Deutsch   28/- 222 hc anth  
SF Verhalen 6 1971-00-00 ed. uncredited Het Spectrum (Prisma #1482) #1482 ƒ2.75 214 pb anth Three Lions Checkmark
Voyages: Scenarios for a Ship Called Earth 1971-04-00 ed. Rob Sauer Ballantine Books 0-345-02185-1 $0.95 xix+
315
pb anth Checkmark
Damon Knight's Collection 6 1972-08-00 ed. Damon Knight Fischer Taschenbuch (Fischer Orbit #12) 3-436-01577-6 DM 2.80 123 pb anth Eddie Jones Checkmark
Espaces inhabitables Tome 1 1973-03-00 ed. Alain Dorémieux Casterman (Autres temps, autres mondes)     326 hc anth Stryckman Checkmark
Man Unwept: Visions from the Inner Eye 1974-00-00 ed. Stephen V. Whaley, Stanley J. Cook McGraw-Hill 0-07-069481-8   xii+
350
tp anth Edvard Munch Checkmark
Science-Fiction-Stories 40 1974-09-00 ed. Walter Spiegl Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #75 (3072)) 3-548-03072-6 DM 3.80 126 pb anth Steele Savage Checkmark
Social Problems Through Science Fiction 1975-00-00 ed. Martin Harry Greenberg, John W. Milstead, Joseph D. Olander, Patricia Warrick St. Martin's Press     xv+
356
tp anth  
No Direction Home 1975-05-00 Norman Spinrad Pocket Books 0-671-78887-6 $1.25 238 pb coll Charles Moll Checkmark
No Direction Home 1975-05-00 Norman Spinrad Pocket Books 0-671-78887-6 C$1.25 238 pb coll Charles Moll Checkmark
Best Stories from Orbit, Volumes 1-10 1975-06-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley/Putnam 0-399-11472-6 $7.95 373 hc anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
No Direction Home 1976-03-00 Norman Spinrad Millington 0-86000-054-0 £3.50 238 hc coll W. F. Phillips Checkmark
The Best from Orbit Volumes 1-10 1976-07-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-03161-6 $1.95 404 pb anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
No Direction Home 1977-10-00 Norman Spinrad Fontana 0-00-614811-5 £0.75 190 pb coll Alun Hood Checkmark
Le livre d'or de la Science-Fiction : Norman Spinrad 1978-05-22 Norman Spinrad Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5030) 2-266-00583-9   349 pb coll W. Siudmak Checkmark
The Star-Spangled Future 1979-07-00 Norman Spinrad Ace Books 0-441-78475-5 $2.25 401 pb coll Vincent De Fate Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here 1979-12-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61784-3 $2.75 xi+
656
pb anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
Festival Almanach 1983-00-00 ed. Michael Görden, Michael Kubiak Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24054) 3-404-24054-5 DM 4.80 221 pb anth Tim White Checkmark
S-Fマガジン 1983年06月号, #300Question mark 1983-06-00 ed. 今岡清Question mark 早川書房Question mark     528 tp mag  
Die Sechziger Jahre II 1984-00-00 ed. Hans Joachim Alpers, Werner Fuchs Hohenheim (Edition SF im Hohenheim Verlag) 3-8147-0037-6 DM 19.80 304 tp anth Olof Feindt Checkmark
Countdown to Midnight: Twelve Great Stories About Nuclear War 1984-12-00 ed. H. Bruce Franklin DAW Books (DAW Collectors #608) 0-87997-983-6 $2.95 287 pb anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Countdown to Midnight: Twelve Great Stories About Nuclear War 1984-12-00 ed. H. Bruce Franklin DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-983-6 C$3.50 287 pb anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Histoires de catastrophes 1985-02-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3818) 2-253-03628-5   443 pb anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
Beyond Armageddon: Twenty-One Sermons to the Dead 1985-10-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Walter M. Miller, Jr. Donald I. Fine 0-917657-55-1 $18.95 387 hc anth Loretta Trezzo Checkmark
Beyond Armageddon: Twenty-One Sermons to the Dead 1986-10-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Walter M. Miller, Jr. Primus / Donald I. Fine 0-917657-96-9 $3.95 387 pb anth Checkmark
Beyond Armageddon: Survivors of the Megawar 1987-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Walter M. Miller, Jr. Robinson 0-948164-43-3 £3.95 386 tp anth Jim Burns Checkmark
Nuclear War 1988-07-00 ed. Gregory Benford, Martin Harry Greenberg Ace Books 0-441-58640-6 $2.95 231 pb anth Walter Velez  
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 3: From Heinlein to Here 1996-07-00 ed. James Gunn Borealis / White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-821-0 $14.99 XXVII+
529
tp anth Michael Scott Cohen Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 3: From Heinlein to Here 2002-03-00 ed. James Gunn Scarecrow Press 0-8108-4245-9 $32.50 xxxi+
565
tp anth Hallie Gladden Checkmark
Beyond Armageddon 2006-05-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Walter M. Miller, Jr. Bison Books 0-8032-8315-6 $16.95 xxvi+
387
tp anth R. W. Boeche Checkmark
The End of the World: Stories of the Apocalypse 2010-07-08 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Skyhorse Publishing 978-1-60239-967-9 $12.95 vi+
328
tp anth Checkmark
SF Verhalen 6 2011-04-00 ed. uncredited Het Spectrum (Vantoen.Nu #1482) 978-90-315-0349-0 €14.99 214 tp anth Three Lions  
No Direction Home 2011-09-29 Norman Spinrad Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11734-1 £2.99   ebook coll  
The Star-Spangled Future 2011-09-29 Norman Spinrad Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11735-8 £2.99   ebook coll  
Deserts of Fire: Speculative Fiction and the Modern War 2016-07-12 ed. Douglas Lain Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-852-1 $15.99 361 tp anth Richie Pope Checkmark
Deserts of Fire: Speculative Fiction and the Modern War 2016-07-12 ed. Douglas Lain Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-861-3 $15.99   ebook anth Richie Pope  
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor 0-451-62427-0 $4.95 xi+
656
pb anth Paul Stinson  
Nuclear War date unknown ed. Gregory Benford, Martin Harry Greenberg Ace Books 0-441-58640-6 $3.50 231 pb anth Walter Velez Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61910-2 $3.50 xi+
656
pb anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
The Best from Orbit Volumes 1-10 date unknown ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-03161-6 $1.95 404 pb anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
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