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Title: Grandpa Title Record # 55831
Author: James H. Schmitz
Date: 1955-02-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: The Hub
Language: English
Synopsis: A student in a biological research station on an alien planet finds himself and others trapped in a life threatening situation by an organism they have inadequately understood, and must think of a way to save them.
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Current Tags: alien ecology (1), human colonists (1), survival (1), symbiosis (1) Add Tags

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Year Language Title
1969 Dutch Opa
1971 German Opa
1976 Dutch Opa
1985 French Pépé

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Science Fiction, February 1955 1955-02-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.35 164 digest? mag Freas Checkmark
Astounding Science Fiction, July 1955 (UK) 1955-07-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   1/6 132 digest? mag Rogers Checkmark
Penguin Science Fiction 1961-10-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Brian Keogh Checkmark
Penguin Science Fiction 1961-12-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Brian Keogh  
Penguin Science Fiction 1962-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Brian Keogh Checkmark
Penguin Science Fiction 1963-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Brian Keogh Checkmark
Penguin Science Fiction 1965-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Oscar Dominguez Checkmark
Spectrum V 1966-00-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest Gollancz   21/- 272 hc? anth  
Time Probe: The Sciences in Science Fiction 1966-00-00 ed. Arthur C. Clarke Delacorte Press   $4.95 ix+
242
hc? anth Paul Lehr  
Time Probe 1966-00-00 ed. Arthur C. Clarke Gollancz   21/- 242 hc? anth  
Penguin Science Fiction 1966-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 1638 3/6 236 pb? anth Oscar Dominguez Checkmark
Spectrum 5 1967-00-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest Harcourt, Brace & World   $4.50 303 hc? anth Carl Smith  
Time Probe: The Sciences in Science Fiction 1967-03-00 ed. Arthur C. Clarke Dell 8925 $0.75 238 pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
Time Probe: The Sciences in Science Fiction 1967-03-00 ed. Arthur C. Clarke Dell 8925 C$0.75 238 pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
Spectrum V 1967-09-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 125 8/-   hc? anth  
Spectrum 5 1968-08-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest Berkley Medallion S1595 $0.75 303 pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
Spectrum V 1969-00-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest Pan Books 0-330-02236-9 £0.25 283 pb? anth W. F. Phillipps Checkmark
Science-Fiction Verhalen 1969-00-00 ed. uncredited Het Spectrum     600 hc? anth Checkmark
The Science Fiction Bestiary 1971-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6172-4 $5.95 256 hc? anth John R. Gibson Checkmark
The Science Fiction Bestiary 1971-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6172-4   256 hc? anth John R. Gibson Checkmark
Komet der Blindheit 1971-00-00 ed. Arthur C. Clarke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3239/3240) 3239/3240 DM 3.80 221 pb? anth Checkmark
Spectrum 5 1972-00-00 ed. Kingsley Amis, Robert Conquest Pan Books 0-330-02236-9 £0.30 282+
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pb? anth Checkmark
A Science Fiction Reader 1973-00-00 ed. Harry Harrison, Carol Pugner Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-13023-8   272 tp? anth  
The Science Fiction Bestiary 1973-03-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6172-4   256 hc? anth John R. Gibson Checkmark
The Astounding-Analog Reader, Volume 2 1973-04-00 ed. Harry Harrison, Brian W. Aldiss Doubleday 0-385-02732-X $7.95 xv+
458
hc? anth Gary Friedman Checkmark
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus 1973-06-00 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books 0-14-003145-6 £0.60 616 pb? anth David Pelham Checkmark
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus 1974-00-00 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books 0-14-003145-6 £0.60 616 pb? anth David Pelham Checkmark
The Science Fiction Bestiary 1974-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Dell Laurel 8139 $0.95 251 pb? anth Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
The Science Fiction Bestiary 1974-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Dell Laurel 8139 $1.25 251 pb? anth Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
Decade: The 1950s 1976-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss, Harry Harrison Macmillan UK 0-333-19001-7 £3.95 219 hc? anth  
Fontein Science Fiction 1976-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss De Fontein (Fontein SF) 90-261-0125-2   176 tp? anth Karel Thole Checkmark
Decade: the 1950s 1977-03-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss, Harry Harrison Pan Books 0-330-25034-5 £0.70 219 pb? anth Paul Bartlett Checkmark
The Infinite Web: Eight Stories of Science Fiction 1977-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg The Dial Press 0-8037-4135-9 $7.95 xiii+
239
hc? anth Leo Dillon , Diane Dillon Checkmark
Decade: The 1950s 1978-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss, Harry Harrison St. Martin's Press 0-312-18987-7 $3.95 219 tp? anth Ken Leeder Checkmark
Decade: The 1950s 1978-04-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss, Harry Harrison St. Martin's Press 0-312-18985-0 $8.95 219 hc? anth  
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus 1980-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 0-14-003145-6 £1.95 616 pb? anth Tom Stimpson Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Modern Science Fiction 1980-04-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Arbor House 0-87795-246-9 $19.95 xii+
754
hc? anth Antler & Baldwin, Inc.  
The Arbor House Treasury of Modern Science Fiction 1980-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Priam Books / Arbor House 0-87795-266-3 $8.95 xii+
754
tp? anth Antler & Baldwin, Inc. Checkmark
Fantasy 1982-00-00 ed. Alyn Shipton John Murray 0-7195-3874-2 £1.10 120 tp? anth  
Die Fünfziger Jahre II 1982-04-00 ed. Hans Joachim Alpers, Werner Fuchs Hohenheim (Edition SF im Hohenheim Verlag) 3-8147-0019-8 DM 28.00 374+
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hc? anth Oliviero Berni Checkmark
Caught in the Organ Draft: Biology in Science Fiction 1983-03-14 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-31228-1 $12.95 xi+
276
hc? anth Christopher Burg Checkmark
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus 1985-00-00 ed. Brian W. Aldiss Penguin Books 0-14-003145-6 £3.50 616 pb? anth Peter Jones Checkmark
Invariant 1985-04-29 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Londreys 2-904184-18-X F75.00 261 tp? anth Christopher Burg Checkmark
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus 1986-00-00 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books 0-14-003145-6   616 pb? anth Peter Jones  
Great Science Fiction of the 20th Century 1987-11-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Avenel Books 0-517-64124-0 $8.98 x+
726
hc? anth Romas Checkmark
The Great SF Stories #17 (1955) 1988-01-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #733) 0-88677-256-7 $3.95 349 pb? anth Jim Burns Checkmark
The Great SF Stories #17 (1955) 1988-01-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books 0-88677-256-7 / UE2256 C$4.95 349 pb? anth Jim Burns Checkmark
Cosmic Critiques: How & Why Ten Science Fiction Stories Work 1990-00-00 ed. Ansen Dibell, Martin H. Greenberg, Isaac Asimov Writer's Digest Books 0-89879-394-7 $12.95 197 tp? anth Checkmark
The Best of James H. Schmitz 1991-06-00 James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $18.95 xi+
243
hc? coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2000-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-25462-8 $17.95 xi+
481
tp? anth Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
The Best of James H. Schmitz 2000-12-00 James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $22.00 xi+
243
hc? coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
The Hub: Dangerous Territory 2001-04-00 James H. Schmitz Baen 0-671-31984-1 $6.99 473 pb? coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2002-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois   0-312-27150-6 $17.95   ebook? anth Chesley Bonestell  
A Science Fiction Omnibus 2007-11-29 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-118892-8 £9.99 592 tp? anth Jim Burns Checkmark
A Science Fiction Omnibus 2007-11-29 ed. Brian Aldiss Penguin Books 978-0-14-191343-8 £7.99   ebook? anth  
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91009-2 $25.00 xxxi+
1178
tp? anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91010-8 $25.00   ebook? anth Bruce Pennington  
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / SFBC 14-1016912 $19.55 xxxi+
1178
tp? anth Bruce Pennington  
The Hub: Dangerous Territory date unknown James H. Schmitz Baen (Baen Free Library) 0-671-31984-1 $0.00   ebook? coll Bob Eggleton  
The Best of James H. Schmitz date unknown James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $18.95 xi+
243
hc? coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-27150-3 $7.99   ebook? anth Chesley Bonestell  
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