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Title: Down to the Worlds of Men Title Record # 93049
Author: Alexei Panshin
Date: 1963-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: Expanded into novel ''Rite of Passage''.
Synopsis: After humanity leaves the Solar System and divides into two mutually hostile groups, huge technologically advanced generation ships and technologically backwards agrarian colony planets; an adolescent girl from one of the ships embarks on their rite of passage, which is surviving for 30 days on one of the planets.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1964 Italian Gił nei vecchi mondi
1989Translated by Melita Bačić and Ivan Bilosnić
Croatian Silazak u svjetove ljudi

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
If, July 1963 1963-07-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $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
Urania #344 1964-08-09 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 344 200 Lit 128
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Science Fiction A to Z: A Dictionary of the Great S.F. Themes 1982-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Houghton Mifflin 0-395-31285-X $22.95 xvii+
651
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Intergalactic Empires 1983-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Signet / New American Library 0-451-12624-6 $2.95 303
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 Paul Alexander Checkmark
Intergalactic Empires 1988-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Robinson 0-948164-97-2 £2.95 303
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
Sirius, #155/156 1989-04-05 ed.
Hrvoje Prćić?Hrvoje Prcic
Vjesnik   7000 din. 148
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.
mag Mario Rosanda Checkmark
Down to the Worlds of Men 2020-02-14 Alexei Panshin Project Gutenberg 61405 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
Intergalactic Empires date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Signet / New American Library 0-451-12624-6 $2.95 304
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 Paul Alexander Checkmark
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