Title: Vulcan's Hammer

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Title: Vulcan's Hammer Title Record # 9606
Author: Philip K. Dick
Date: 1960-09-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Expansion of the 1956 novella.
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Other Titles

Translations Translated Serializations
Year Language Title
1965Translated by an uncredited (and unknown) hand. Abridged: no scene is missing but some are shortened by some descriptions, protagonist's musings and conversations.
German Vulkans Hammer
1973 German Vulkan 3
1974Translated by Eurico da Fonseca
Portuguese A Máquina de Governar
1975Translated by Monique Benatre
French Les marteaux de Vulcain
1978Translated by Elly Schurink-Vooren
Dutch De Hamer van Donar
1986New translation by Leo P. Kreysfeld aka Fredy Köpsell using the old title. DON'T MERGE!
German Vulkans Hammer
1990 Italian Vulcano 3
Year Language Title
1963 Italian Vulcano 3 (Complete Novel)

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 2016 Seiun Best Translated Long Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Vulcan's Hammer / The Skynappers 1960-09-00 Philip K. Dick, John Brunner Ace Books (Ace Double #D-457) D-457 $0.35 139+
117
dos?Dos-a-dos or tete-beche formatted paperback books, such as Ace Doubles and Capra Press back-to-back books.
omni Ed Emshwiller , Ed Valigursky Checkmark
Urania #320 1963-11-03 ed. Carlo Fruttero Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 320 200 Lit 152
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
Vulkans Hammer 1965-04-30 Philip K. Dick Moewig (Terra #395) 395 DM 0.70 65
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".
novel Johnny Bruck Checkmark
Vulcan's Hammer 1972-05-00 Philip K. Dick Ace Books 86608 $0.75 154
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 Kelly Freas Checkmark
Vulkan 3 1973-07-00 Philip K. Dick Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #0170) 3-442-23170-1 DM 3.00 151+
[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 Christopher Foss Checkmark
A Máquina de Governar 1974-00-00 Philip K. Dick Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #207)      
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Les marteaux de Vulcain 1975-08-25 Philip K. Dick Librairie des Champs-Élysées (Le Masque - Science Fiction #28) 2-7024-0388-3   251
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Vulcan's Hammer 1976-08-00 Philip K. Dick Arrow Books 0-09-913300-8 £0.50 154
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 Elson Checkmark
De Hamer van Donar 1978-00-00 Philip K. Dick Bruna (Bruna SF #90) 90-229-9090-7   192
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Urania #793 1979-07-22 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 793 900 Lit 152
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  
Vulcan's Hammer 1979-11-00 Philip K. Dick Gregg Press 0-8398-2484-X $11.95 xi+
139
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Checkmark
Vulcan's Hammer 1981-00-00 Philip K. Dick Arrow Books 0-09-913300-8 £1.25 154
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 Elson Checkmark
Les marteaux de Vulcain 1983-09-12 Philip K. Dick Presses de la Cité (Presses de la Cité - Futurama Superlights #10) 2-258-01258-9   191
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 J. L. Verdier Checkmark
Vulkans Hammer 1986-09-00 Philip K. Dick Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Bestseller #22094) 3-404-22094-3 DM 7.80 187+
[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 Tim White Checkmark
Vulcano 3 1990-03-00 Philip K. Dick Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #156)   5,000 Lit 160
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 Oscar Chichoni  
Les marteaux de Vulcain 1991-06-00 Philip K. Dick Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7138) 2-253-05730-4   192
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  
Three Early Novels 2000-09-00 Philip K. Dick Millennium / Victor Gollancz 1-85798-912-0 £7.99 422
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.
omni Checkmark
Vulcan's Hammer 2004-08-00 Philip K. Dick Vintage Books 1-4000-3012-9 $12.00 vi+
165
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 Dale O'Dell Checkmark
Vulcan's Hammer 2012-10-23 Philip K. Dick Mariner Books 978-0-547-57263-5 $13.95 176
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Vulcan's Hammer 2012-10-23 Philip K. Dick Mariner Books 978-0-547-72578-9 $13.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
Vulcan's Hammer 2012-11-20 Philip K. Dick Brilliance Audio 978-1-4558-1460-2 $14.99  
audio CD?Compact disc with standard audio tracks
novel  
Three Early Novels 2013-07-11 Philip K. Dick Gollancz 978-0-575-13305-1 £12.99 404
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.
omni  
Three Early Novels: The Man Who Japed, Dr. Futurity, Vulcan's Hammer 2013-08-22 Philip K. Dick Gollancz 978-1-4732-0001-2 £6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni  
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