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The SFWA Grand Masters, Volume 1

Robert A. Heinlein, Jack Williamson, Clifford D. Simak, L. Sprague de Camp, and Fritz Leiber

by Frederik Pohl

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Published by Tor Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • American Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Science fiction, American,
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSFWA Grand Masters (1)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9601050M
    ISBN 100312868812
    ISBN 109780312868819


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The book's Contents are divided into 5 sections for each of the Grand Masters. Each section begins with a biographical foreword and a Recommended Reading list.

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Though there are many more 20th-century SF authors worthy of being called grandmasters of the genre, the 15 featured here are unquestionably worthy of the designation, even if some of the 20 stories from the 5 grandmasters included this time seem a bit dusty.

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