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1990-00-00 OMNIBUS English The Cosmic Trilogy C. S. Lewis     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1979-09-00 NONFICTION English A Reader's Guide to Science Fiction Michael Franklin and Martin Last and Beth Meacham and Baird Searles     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), A-to-Z of writers (1), Book with list (1)
1977-08-00 OMNIBUS English The Cornelius Chronicles Michael Moorcock     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1975-01-00 NOVEL English Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), adventure (1), anarchism (1), survival (1), science fiction (1), United States (1), time distortion (1), fire (1), boredom (1), amnesia (1), unreliable narrator (1), dyslexia (1), gangs (1), sexuality (1)
1975-02-00 NOVEL English Norstrilia Cordwainer Smith     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), Australia (1), economics (1), telepathy (1), science fiction (1), Earth (1), human-animal hybrids (1), doctor (1)
1974-11-00 NOVEL English The Centauri Device M. John Harrison     space opera (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1)
1972-11-00 COLLECTION English 334 Thomas M. Disch     dystopia (1), overpopulation (1), skyscraper (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), everyday life (1), science fiction (1)
1971-04-00 COLLECTION English Vermilion Sands J. G. Ballard     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1), Les 100 principaux titres de la science-fiction (1), near future (1)
1970-00-00 NOVEL English And Chaos Died Joanna Russ     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1)
1970-10-00 NOVEL English Ringworld Larry Niven     exploration (2), teleportation (1), natural disaster (1), faster than light travel (1), breeding program (1), time stasis (1), luck (1), interstellar travel (1), aliens (1), longevity (1), superconductivity (1), into-game (1), into-video game (1), hard sf (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), science fiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), asteroid (1), mega-engineering (1)
1970-00-00 NOVEL English Tau Zero Poul Anderson     Big Crunch (1), gender relations (1), Bussard ramjet (1), only humans (1), no faster than light travel (1), galactic clusters (1), galactic superclusters (1), general relativity (1), oscillating cosmological model (1), generation ship (1), team psychology (1), hope (1), hard sf (1), science fiction (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dilatation (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1)
1969-03-00 NOVEL English The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin     science fiction (2), interstellar travel (1), androgyny (1), alternating chapter structure (1), sociology (1), philosophy (1), ice planet (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), multiple points of view (1), politics (1), social criticism (1), first contact (1), gender bending (1), first person (1), alien point of view (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), 3-award-winner (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), cold (1)
1968-09-00 NOVEL English Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner     overpopulation (2), near future (1), revolution (1), 3-award-winner (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), fictional Asian countries (1), science fiction (1), genetic engineering (1), neologisms (1), terrorism (1), africa (1), Indonesia (1)
1967-10-00 ANTHOLOGY English Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison     Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), original anthology (1), science fiction (1)
1967-00-00 NOVEL English Lord of Light Roger Zelazny     colony (1), hindu-mythos (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), fantasy (1), science fiction (1), aliens (1), interstellar travel (1), apotheosis (1), rebellion (1), murder (1)
1966-05-00 NOVEL English The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress Robert A. Heinlein     artificial intelligence (3), moon (1), revolution (1), ai bootstrap (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1), electromagnetic catapults (1), polyandry (1), libertarianism (1), polyamory (1)
1965-12-01 NOVEL English Dune Frank Herbert     space opera (3), galactic empire (3), precognition (3), religion (2), ecology (2), into-movie (2), into-tv (2), science fiction (2), desert (1), cult fiction (1), interstellar empire (1), space empire (1), specialized human breeding (1), prophecy (1), interstellar travel (1), eugenics (1), alien ecology (1), assassination (1), feud (1), strong female characters (1), into-board game (1), space fantasy (1), drugs (1), force fields (1), ornithopters (1), secret breeding program (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), 2-award-winner (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), mega-fauna (1), revolution (1), superman (1)
1965-00-00 NOVEL English The Dark World Henry Kuttner     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), science fantasy (1), heroic fantasy (1), fantasy (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1964-00-00 NOVEL English Earth's Last Citadel Henry Kuttner and C. L. Moore     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), time travel (1), post apocalypse (1), strong female characters (1), 1944 retro hugo nominee candidate (1), world war ii (1), Tunisia (1)
1963-10-00 OMNIBUS English The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov     Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), social engineering (1), cult fiction (1), science fiction (1)
1962-00-00 NOVEL English Hothouse Brian W. Aldiss     mind control (1), fungi (1), science fiction (1), locked rotation (1), evolution (1), insects (1), interplanetary travel (1), Earth (1), moon (1), Fix up (1), parasites (1), panspermia (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dying earth (1), far future (1)
1962-01-00 NOVEL English Little Fuzzy H. Beam Piper     first contact (1), Librivox (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1)
1962-10-00 NOVEL English The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick     alternate history (6), racism (1), set in 1960s (1), international politics (1), Yin and Yang (1), resistance (1), America (1), evil (1), creativity (1), jewelry (1), Japan (1), slavery (1), San Francisco (1), story within a story (1), I Ching (1), Hitler Wins (1), into-tv (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), nazis (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1)
1959-10-00 NOVEL English A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller, Jr.     religion (3), post apocalypse (2), post-apocalyptic (2), The 5-Parsec Shelf (2), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (2), mutants (1), world war (1), Wandering Jew (1), monastery (1), nuclear war (1), science fiction (1), mexico (1), holy relics (1), historical perspective (1), warlords (1), Theology (1), Catholicism (1), illuminated manuscripts (1), canonizatioin (1), Renaissance (1), United States (1), euthanasia (1), into-radio (1), Utah (1), set in 2500s (1), cannibalism (1), set in 3100s (1), Texas (1), set in 3700s (1), interstellar travel (1), Physicians (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1)
1959-00-00 NOVEL English Dorsai! Gordon R. Dickson     military sf (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), science fiction (1)
1958-04-00 NOVEL English A Case of Conscience James Blish     first contact (1), religion (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1)
1958-00-00 NOVEL English The Big Time Fritz Leiber     Librivox (1), time travel (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Hitler Wins (1), science fiction (1), locked room mystery (1)
1957-07-00 NOVEL English Citizen of the Galaxy Robert A. Heinlein     science fiction (1), young-adult sf (1), orphan (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), juvenile sf (1), slavery (1), interstellar travel (1), Wyoming (1), coming of age (1)
1957-00-00 NOVEL English The Midwich Cuckoos John Wyndham     into-movie (2), alien invasion (2), england (1), creepy kids (1), horror (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), into-radio (1), accelerated growth (1), group mind (1), mind control (1), telepathy (1), parasites (1), unusual children (1), Horror: Another 100 Best Books (1), evil children (1), cosy catastrophe (1), science fiction (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1)
1956-00-00 NOVEL English The City and the Stars Arthur C. Clarke     far future (2), science fiction (2), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), city life (1), coming of age (1), artificial intelligence (1), higher intelligence (1), incorporeal beings (1), subways (1), robots (1), interstellar travel (1), exploration (1), Utopia (1), sealed city (1), last city (1)
1956-00-00 NOVEL English The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester     bodily augmentation (1), Aldebaran (1), synesthesia (1), shipwreck (1), caves (1), torture (1), love (1), tattoos (1), corporate fiefdoms (1), telepathy (1), science fiction (1), interplanetary war (1), prison (1), only humans (1), space opera (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), vengeance (1), teleportation (1)
1953-08-00 NOVEL English Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke     peace (1), into-radio (1), alien invasion (1), Earth (1), higher intelligence (1), telepathy (1), end of the world (1), last man on Earth (1), incorporeal beings (1), aliens (1), deepsea environment (1), submarine (1), squid (1), whales (1), time viewer (1), hibernation (1), Australia (1), telekinesis (1), Utopia (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), into-tv (1), cosy catastrophe (1), museum (1), virtual reality (1), first contact (1), tsunami (1), winged flight (1), creativity (1), antigravity (1), music (1), art (1), interstellar travel (1)
1953-00-00 NOVEL English More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon     baby (1), amnesia (1), memory wiping (1), memory loss (1), telekinetics (1), telekinesis (1), twin sisters (1), twins (1), telepathic (1), telepathy (1), telepath (1), farmer (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), gestalt entity (1), gestalt (1), unusual children (1), teleportation (1), psychiatrist (1), psychiatry (1), mutants (1), science fiction (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1953-04-00 NOVEL English The Space Merchants C. M. Kornbluth and Frederik Pohl     dystopia (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), subliminal control (1), economics (1), addiction (1)
1950-00-00 NOVEL English First Lensman Edward E. Smith     space opera (2), action-adventure (1), telepathy (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), 1950 (1)
1950-00-00 NOVEL English Needle Hal Clement     first contact (2), science fiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), aliens (1), symbionts (1), Earth (1), Pacific Ocean (1), alien perspective (1), 1950 (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1950-00-00 COLLECTION English The Dying Earth Jack Vance     dying earth (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best Novels 1946-1987 (1), fantasy (1), far future (1), wizards (1), Appendix N (1), 1950 (1)
1950-05-00 COLLECTION English The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury     science fiction (2), Dimension X (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), into-tv (1), mars (1), Martians (1)
1949-00-00 COLLECTION English A Martian Odyssey and Others Stanley G. Weinbaum     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1949-00-00 NOVEL English The Humanoids Jack Williamson     science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dystopia (1), robots (1), interstellar travel (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1948-00-00 NOVEL English The World of Null-A A. E. van Vogt     science fiction (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1936-02-00 NOVEL English At the Mountains of Madness H. P. Lovecraft     into-music (1), set in 1930s (1), into-graphic novel (1), aliens (1), continental drift (1), exploration (1), insanity (1), underground sea (1), paleontology (1), archaeology (1), first person point of view (1), geologist (1), Cthulhu Mythos (1), into-video game (1), BLEILER: Abominable snowmen (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), antarctica (1), cosmic horror (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), cold (1), horror (1)
1935-00-00 NOVEL English Odd John Olaf Stapledon     science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), telepathy (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), evolution (1), suicide (1), teenagers (1), telekinesis (1), mind reader (1), superpowers (1), friendship (1), gifted (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1930-00-00 NOVEL English Last and First Men Olaf Stapledon     venus (2), Neptune (2), first person point of view (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), war with aliens (1), European interwar period (1), social commentary (1), sociology (1), psychology (1), interplanetary travel (1), telepathy across time (1), human evolution (1), distant future (1), genetic engineering (1), far future (1), future history (1), spirituality (1), Venusians (1), Martians (1), evolution (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), science fiction (1)
1929-00-00 OMNIBUS English The World Below S. Fowler Wright     The 5-Parsec Shelf (1)
1919-00-00 NOVEL English The Moon Pool A. Merritt     Librivox (1), antigravity projectors (1), Disintegrator (1), invisibility cloak (1), Google Books (1), lost race (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), witches (1), magic door (1), fantasy (1), monster god (1), Alternate World (1), Underworld (1), Appendix N (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1917-10-10 NOVEL English A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs     mars (4), action-adventure (2), science fantasy (2), science fiction (2), into-movie (2), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), into-board game (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), planetary romance (1), sword and planet (1), Barsoom (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), ipulpfiction (1), transported main character (1), fantastic adventure (1), Librivox (1), pgb (1), cliffhanger (1), swashbuckling adventure (1)
1912-00-00 NOVEL English The Night Land William Hope Hodgson     weird (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), fantasy (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1895-00-00 NOVEL English The Time Machine H. G. Wells     time travel (4), inventor (2), into-movie (2), club story (1), Escape (Radio) (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), first person point of view (1), london (1), museum (1), social criticism (1), into-radio (1), invention (1), evolution (1), time machine (1), science fiction (1), cosy catastrophe (1), into-tv (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dying earth (1), far future (1), ipulpfiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), dystopia (1), Librivox (1), chrononaut (1)
1865-10-25 NOVEL French De la Terre la Lune Jules Verne     Librivox (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), into-movie (1), Scientific Association (1), Space ship (1), interplanetary travel (1), moon (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), into-tv (1)
1818-01-00 NOVEL English Frankenstein, or, The Modern Prometheus Mary Shelley     science fiction (2), horror (2), Creator vs. Creation (2), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), [NESFA Core Reading List] (1), into-tv (1), into-ballet (1), into-music (1), into-play (1), into-movie (1), Horror: 100 Best Books (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), weird (1), Librivox (1), Google Books (1), pgs (1), mad scientist (1), Pursuit of Knowledge (1), Monstrosity (1)
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