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C.M. Kornbluth

Mark Rich

C.M. Kornbluth

the life and works of a science fiction visionary

by Mark Rich

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kornbluth, C. M. -- 1924-1958,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMark Rich.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.O67 Z87 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116796M
    ISBN 100786443936
    ISBN 109780786443932
    LC Control Number2009034489

      This short story continues themes from Kornbluth's more famous "The Marching Morons": A future where the mentally deficient are leaders of the country and more intelligent people try to run things behind the scenes. You have to wonder what Kornbluth would have thought of these times, given how scathing about politicians he was back then/5(5). Four nifty Science Fiction stories by the great C. M. Kornbluth. The Adventurer - The Altar at Midnight - With These Hands and The Marching Morons. All were first published in the s - Summary by philc.

    Former owner's stamp on front free endpaper. Contains 19 stories by Cyril M. Kornbluth (), an early American science fiction writer who published under many names. This collection includes his first published story, The Rocket of Book is in Very Good+ Condition: upper page edges soiled; otherwise, clean and tight. C. M. Kornbluth - The Adventurer. oryou'll be in trouble--" Tightening the bunk he pulled out the letter andsaid, calvishly: "Ah-_hah_!4/5(20).

    Books by C M Kornbluth. Eight Worlds of C.M. Kornbluth Starting at $ Venus, Inc. Starting at $ Critical mass Starting at $ Search the Sky Starting at $ See More. Related Books. A Wrinkle in Time. by Madeleine L'Engle. Starting at $ . LibriVox recording of 4 SF stories by C. M. Kornbluth by C. M. Kornbluth. Read in English by Phil Chenevert Four nifty Science Fiction stories by the great C. M. Kornbluth - Summary by philc For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.


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