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Title: Combat Unit Title Record # 57899
Author: Keith Laumer
Date: 1960-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Bolo
Language: English
Synopsis: A hyperpowerful tank-like artificially intelligent military unit of the future awakens after hundreds of years of dormancy and attempts to overthrow the aliens who had defeated the humans and driven them from the planet.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1967 Dinochrome
Year Language Title
1964 French Unité de combat
1973 Dutch Dinochroom
2008 Japanese
ダイノクロム?Dainokuromu
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Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, November 1960 1960-11-00 ed. Robert P. Mills Mercury Press, Inc.   $0.40 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Emsh Checkmark
Venture Science Fiction [UK], June 1964 1964-06-00 ed. Ronald R. Wickers Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   2/6 116
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
Fiction, #127 1964-06-00 ed. Alain Dorémieux OPTA   F2.50 164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Jean-Claude Castelli Checkmark
Nine by Laumer 1967-00-00 Keith Laumer Doubleday   $3.95 222
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bernard Wolff Checkmark
Nine by Laumer 1968-00-00 Keith Laumer Faber and Faber   25/- 222
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Nine by Laumer 1969-02-00 Keith Laumer Berkley Medallion X1659 $0.60 216
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.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Nine by Laumer 1970-04-00 Keith Laumer Sphere Books 54259 5/- 189
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.
coll Checkmark
Dinochroom 1973-00-00 Keith Laumer Meulenhoff (M=SF #63) 90-290-0496-7   253
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.
coll Checkmark
Bolo 1976-08-00 Keith Laumer Berkley/Putnam 0-399-11794-6 $6.95 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Bolo: The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade 1977-00-00 Keith Laumer Millington 0-86000-081-8 £4.25 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Bolo: The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade 1977-07-00 Keith Laumer Berkley Medallion 0-425-03450-X $1.50 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Bolo 1982-06-00 Keith Laumer Berkley Books 0-425-05617-1 $2.25 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Bolo 1984-12-00 Keith Laumer Berkley Books 0-425-07559-1 $2.75 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Machines That Kill 1984-12-00 ed. Martin Harry Greenberg, Fred Saberhagen Ace Books 0-441-51358-1 $2.75 326
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.
anth Walter Velez Checkmark
Bolo 1986-07-00 Keith Laumer Ace Science Fiction Books 0-441-06997-5 $2.95 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
De Andere Hemel 1988-01-00 Keith Laumer Meulenhoff (M=SF #242) 90-290-4101-3   564
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.
coll Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Compleat Bolo 1990-06-00 Keith Laumer Baen Books 0-671-69879-6 $3.95 314
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.
omni Stephen Hickman Checkmark
Alien Minds 1991-05-00 Keith Laumer Baen 0-671-72055-4 $4.50 326
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.
coll Doug Anderson Checkmark
The Compleat Bolo 1991-08-00 Keith Laumer Baen 0-671-69879-6 $3.95 314
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.
omni Stephen Hickman Checkmark
Machines That Kill 1992-05-00 ed. Fred Saberhagen Tor 0-812-52059-9 $3.50 341
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.
anth Maelo Cintron Checkmark
The Compleat Bolo 1996-06-00 Keith Laumer Baen 0-671-69879-6 $5.99 314
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.
omni Stephen Hickman Checkmark
Odyssey 2002-03-00 Keith Laumer Baen 0-7434-3527-3 $6.99 566
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.
omni Richard Martin Checkmark
Odyssey 2002-09-16 Keith Laumer Baen (Baen Free Library) 0-7434-3527-3 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Richard Martin  
S-Fマガジン 2008年01月号, #621?Esu-Efu Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #621
Esu-Efu Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #621
S-F Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #621
S-F Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #621
2008-01-00 ed.
Editors of S-Fマガジン?Editors of Esu-Efu Magajin
Editors of S-F Magajin
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
     
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.
mag
渡邊英徳?わたなべひでのり
Watanabe Hidenori
 
The Best of the Bolos: Their Finest Hour 2010-08-00 ed. Hank Davis Baen 978-1-4391-3375-0 $12.00 342
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.
anth Tom Kidd Checkmark
The Best of the Bolos: Their Finest Hour 2011-09-27 ed. Hank Davis Baen 978-1-4516-3752-6 $7.99 464
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.
anth Tom Kidd  
Bolo 2016-02-29 Keith Laumer Gateway / Orion 978-1-4732-1543-6 £3.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Bolo: The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade date unknown Keith Laumer Berkley Medallion 0-425-03450-X $1.50 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Bolo: The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade date unknown Keith Laumer Berkley Medallion 0-425-03450-X $1.50 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Bolo: The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade date unknown Keith Laumer Berkley Medallion 0-425-03450-X $1.50 216
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.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
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