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Title: Junkyard Planet Title Record # 3043
Author: H. Beam Piper
Date: 1963-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Series: Poictesme
Series Number: 1
Language: English
Note: Expanded from the 1958 novelette "Graveyard of Dreams"
Synopsis: The inhabitants of Poictesme are searching for the advanced military computer that's said to have been hidden there during the last war. Conn Maxwell, just returned from studying on Earth, has learned enough to be sure it never existed. Fortunately he has another plan to help his planet's failing economy.
User Rating: 7.00 (2 votes) Including variants and translations: 7.00 (4 votes) Your vote: Not cast VOTE
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1964 The Cosmic Computer
2010 The Cosmic Computer [as by Henry Beam Piper]
Year Language Title
1975Translated by Dolf Strasser.
German Der verschollene Computer
1981Translated by Jürgen Saupe
German Der kosmische Computer

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nominations Below Cutoff 1964 Hugo Best Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Junkyard Planet 1963-00-00 H. Beam Piper G. P. Putnam's Sons 63-7752
$3.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Herb Mott Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 1964-00-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books F-274
$0.40?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
190
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 Ed Valigursky Checkmark
Der verschollene Computer 1975-09-00 H. Beam Piper Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #100 (3167)) 3-548-03167-6
DM 3.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark. ISO code: DEM in 1948-1999
127
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 Gray Morrow Checkmark
Der kosmische Computer 1981-01-00 H. Beam Piper Pabel (Terra Taschenbuch #335) TTB335
DM 4.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark. ISO code: DEM in 1948-1999
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 Tony Roberts (artist) Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 1983-11-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-11759-7
$2.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
249
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 1984-11-00 H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-11759-7
$2.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
249
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 2007-01-15 H. Beam Piper LibriVox  
$0.00?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
novel Michael Whelan  
Junkyard Planet 2007-05-08 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press 978-1-4344-0079-6
$12.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
166
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  
Junkyard Planet 2007-05-14 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press 978-1-4344-0085-7
$29.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
168
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Julio Rodriguez Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 2007-05-23 H. Beam Piper Project Gutenberg 20727    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel Checkmark
The Essential H. Beam Piper Collection 2009-08-06 H. Beam Piper unknown  
$1.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Federation Series 2010-03-02 H. Beam Piper Halcyon Press (Halcyon Classics)  
$1.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 2010-09-29 Henry Beam Piper IndoEuropeanPublishing 978-1-60444-318-9
$16.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
170
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  
The Cosmic Computer 2011-02-01 H. Beam Piper Audible Studios  
$24.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
novel  
The Cosmic Computer 2011-02-07 Henry Beam Piper Publishing in Motion 978-1-61279-054-1
$15.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
168
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  
The Cosmic Computer 2011-10-11 H. Beam Piper CreateSpace 978-1-4664-2235-3
$9.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
132
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  
The H. Beam Piper Megapack 2013-03-07 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4694-7
$0.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
2544
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer 2013-12-28 H. Beam Piper Pequod Press 978-0-937912-62-1
$26.00?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
226
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Cosmic Computer 2014-07-09 H. Beam Piper Spoken Realms  
$24.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
novel  
Victims of the Vortex / The Cosmic Computer 2015-06-00 uncredited Armchair Fiction (Armchair Sci-Fi & Horror Double Novels #158) 978-1-61287-265-0 / D-158
$12.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
240
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 Robert Gibson Jones  
Sci-Fi Boxed Set: 160+ Space Adventures, Lost Worlds, Dystopian Novels & Apocalyptic Tales 2018-12-21 uncredited Musaicum Books  
$0.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni  
Sci-Fi Ultimate Collection 2018-12-21 uncredited Musaicum Books / OK Publishing 978-80-272-4813-1
$0.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni  
The Cosmic Computer 2019-02-20 H. Beam Piper Reading Essentials 978-1-77323-542-4
$0.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel Michael Whelan  
The Cosmic Computer 2019-08-15 H. Beam Piper Bibliotech Press 978-1-61895-686-6
$19.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
150
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Cosmic Computer 2021-04-27 H. Beam Piper FNH Audio  
$7.63?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
novel  
Junkyard Planet 2021-08-19 H. Beam Piper Wildside Press 978-1-4794-6338-1
$24.99?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
166
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Cosmic Computer date unknown H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-11757-6
$1.95?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
249
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Cosmic Computer date unknown H. Beam Piper Ace Books 0-441-11756-2
$1.50?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
249
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
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