Science Fiction and Space Futures Past and Present by Eugene Morlock Emme

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  • Congresses,
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Number of Pages270
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ISBN 100877031738
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Softcover: ; Publish Date: Language English Tags space, science fiction, future. Byhe was a regular illustrator for the science-fiction magazines, and, byhe had enough confidence in his English to make his debut as a science-fiction writer.

He devoted the rest of his life to the science-fiction genre as a writer, illustrator, and fanzine editor. Although best known to present-day SF fans for his novels and.

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