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Read online The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction When the first edition of The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction was published in it was immediately hailed as a classic work of reference Frank Herbert described it as the most valuable science fiction source book ever written and Isaac Asimov said It will become the Bible for all science fiction fans This new edition has taken years to prepare and is much more than a simple updating The world of science fiction in the s is much more complex than it was back in the late s The advent of game worlds shared worlds graphic novels film and tv spin offs technothrillers survivalist fiction of horror novels and fantasy novels with of centres has necessitated a radical revision and this has allowed the inclusion of related subjects such as magic realism Accordingly the book has expanded dramatically in order to cope with the complexities and changes It now contains well over entries a staggering more than the original and at million words it is over half a million words longer than the first edition This is the indispensable reference work not only for every reader who loves uses and wishes to know more about science fiction but for every reader of imaginative fiction at the end of this century by John Clute, Peter Nicholls, John Grant

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