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Triumph of a Time Lord: Regenerating Doctor Who in the Twenty-First Century

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Triumph of a Time Lord: Regenerating Doctor Who in the Twenty-First Century...

Matt Hills

Doctor Who » Doctor Who Reference; Media » Filmography; Media » Other Film, TV & Media; Reference » Sci-Fi Reference; Science Fiction » Science; Science Fiction » Space; Science Fiction » Aliens; Science Fiction » Time Travel; Doctor Who » Eleventh Doctor

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Explores the ' Doctor Who' phenomenon through to the casting of Matt Smith as the Doctor. This book examines Doctor Who through... [more]

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Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

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Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

Jeff Prucher

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

The first historical dictionary devoted to science fiction,Brave New Words:<br... [more]

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Science Fiction and Philosophy

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Science Fiction and Philosophy

Susan Schneider

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Science fiction is more than mere entertainment. Historian H. Bruce Franklin defines it as the literature which, growing... [more]

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Time Unincorporated Vol 1: Writings on the Classic Series (Doctor Who Fanzine Ar

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Time Unincorporated Vol 1: Writings on the Classic Series (Doctor Who Fanzine...

Lance Parkin

Doctor Who » Doctor Who Reference; Media » Other Film, TV & Media; Reference » Essays; Science Fiction » Science; Science Fiction » Space; Science Fiction » Aliens; Science Fiction » Time Travel; Doctor Who » Ninth Doctor; Doctor Who » Tenth Doctor

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In Time, Unincorporated, the best essays and commentary from a range of Doctor Who fanzines are collected and here made available... [more]

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Doctor Who (TV Milestones Series)

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Doctor Who (TV Milestones Series)

Jim Leach

Doctor Who » Doctor Who Reference; Media » Other Film, TV & Media; Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism; Science Fiction » Science; Science Fiction » Space; Science Fiction » Aliens; Science Fiction » Time Travel; Doctor Who » First Doctor; Doctor Who » Second Doctor; Doctor Who » Third Doctor; Doctor Who » Fourth Doctor; Doctor Who » Fifth Doctor; Doctor Who » Sixth Doctor; Doctor Who » Seventh Doctor

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Presents a comprehensive account of Doctor Who as a television series and product of popular culture. This book explores... [more]

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Science Fiction Handbook

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Science Fiction Handbook

M. Keith Booker, Anne-Marie Thomas

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference; Reference » Essays

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Few literary genres can expand the boundaries of our imagination as much as science fiction. The Science Fiction Handbook... [more]

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Watchmen and Philosophy: A Rorschach Test

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Watchmen and Philosophy: A Rorschach Test

William Irwin, Mark D. White

Fantasy » 19th Century; Media » Media Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Alternate History; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Graphic Novel; Science Fiction » Superpowers; Science Fiction » Superheroes; Science Fiction » Urban Sci-Fi; Media » Graphic Novel

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Alan Moore's Watchmen is set in 1985 and chronicles the alternative history of the United States where the US edges dangerously... [more]

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Watching the Watchmen (GN)

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Watching the Watchmen (GN)

Dave Gibbons, Chip Kidd, Mike Essl

Fantasy » 19th Century; Media » Media Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Alternate History; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Graphic Novel; Science Fiction » Superpowers; Science Fiction » Superheroes; Science Fiction » Urban Sci-Fi; Media » Graphic Novel

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Watchmen is widely considered to be one of the greatest graphic novel of all time. This book gives an account of the genesis... [more]

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Zombies: A Field Guide to the Walking Dead

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Zombies: A Field Guide to the Walking Dead

Bob Curran

Horror » Zombies Horror; Reference » Horror Reference

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In the myths, legends and folklore of many peoples, the returning, physical dead play a significant role, whether they are... [more]

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National Geographic Essential Visual History of World Mythology

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National Geographic Essential Visual History of World Mythology

National Geographic

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Hardback

A collection of myths and creation stories from around the globe. [more]

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Future Imperfect: Technology and Freedom in an Uncertain World

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Future Imperfect: Technology and Freedom in an Uncertain World

David D. Friedman (Santa Clara University, California)

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Hardback

Future Imperfect describes and discusses a variety of technological revolutions that might happen over the next few decades,... [more]

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V for Vendetta As Cultural Pastiche: A Critical Study of the Graphic Novel and F

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V for Vendetta As Cultural Pastiche: A Critical Study of the Graphic Novel...

James R. Keller

Fantasy » England; Media » Media Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Alternate History; Science Fiction » Censorship; Science Fiction » Society; Science Fiction » Sci-Fi Graphic Novel; Science Fiction » Political Sci-Fi; Science Fiction » Urban Sci-Fi; Media » Graphic Novel; Science Fiction » Dark Science Fiction

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The 2005 film, V for Vendetta represents a postmodern pastiche, a collection of fragments pasted together from the original... [more]

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Mark of the Vampire Queen (#2 Vampire Queen)

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Mark of the Vampire Queen (#2 Vampire Queen)

Joey W. Hill

Horror » Apocalyptic; Horror » Crime ; Horror » Vampires Horror; Paranormal Romance » Vampire Paranormal; Reference » Horror Reference

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From Joey W. Hill, the bestselling, award-winning author of the Vampire Queen and the Knights of the Boardroom series, comes... [more]

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How to Survive a Horror Movie

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How to Survive a Horror Movie

Seth Grahame-Smith

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

An illustrated guide to surviving various kinds of horror movie obstacle, from axe-wielding psychopaths to haunted Japanese... [more]

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On Writing Horror

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On Writing Horror

The Horror Writers of America

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

Featuring advice from some of the best names in the field, this guide covers horror traditions, the art and craft of writing... [more]

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Charles Fort: The Man Who Invented the Supernatural

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Charles Fort: The Man Who Invented the Supernatural

Jim Steinmeyer

Reference » Fantasy Biographical

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The acclaimed historian of stage magic and bestselling author goes deeply into the life of Charles Fort, the man who would... [more]

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Complete Stephen King Universe: A Guide to the Worlds of Stephen King

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Complete Stephen King Universe: A Guide to the Worlds of Stephen King

Christopher Golden, Stanley Wiater, Hank Wagner

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

The myriad worlds and universes King has created are, in reality, one world, one universe. Here is the guide to that universe.... [more]

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Science Fiction

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Science Fiction

Adam Roberts

Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism

Paperback

Includes a history of science fiction, and the ways in, which the genre has been used and defined. This book provides explanations... [more]

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Wish You Were Here: The Official Biography of Douglas Adams

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Wish You Were Here: The Official Biography of Douglas Adams

Nick Webb

Reference » Fantasy Biographical

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The revealing, official biography of Douglas Adams, one of the world's favourite and bestselling novelists [more]

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How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy

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How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy

Orson Scott Card

Reference » Writing Guide

Paperback

Provides advice for every science fiction and fantasy writer interested in constructing stories about people, worlds and events... [more]

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Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K Dick

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Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K Dick

Lawrence Sutin

Reference » Sci-Fi Biographical

Paperback

The book Jonathan Lethem hails as the sane, comprehensive centre of Philip K. Dick studies, this is the definitive biography... [more]

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Doctor Who Error Finder: Plot Continuity and Production Mistakes in the Televisi

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Doctor Who Error Finder: Plot Continuity and Production Mistakes in the...

R.H. Langley

Doctor Who » Doctor Who Reference; Media » Media Reference; Media » Other Film, TV & Media; Reference » Sci-Fi Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism; Doctor Who » First Doctor; Doctor Who » Second Doctor; Doctor Who » Third Doctor; Doctor Who » Fourth Doctor; Doctor Who » Fifth Doctor; Doctor Who » Sixth Doctor; Doctor Who » Seventh Doctor; Doctor Who » Eighth Doctor

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This work is the largest existing collection of errors appearing in Doctor Who, from every episode of the original television... [more]

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Terry Nation (The Television Series MUP)

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Terry Nation (The Television Series MUP)

Jonathan Bignall, Andrew O'Day

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The first academic study of the science fiction television of Terry Nation, inventor of the Daleks, and author of 'Survivors'... [more]

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MetaMaus (GN): A Look Inside a Modern Classic Maus

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MetaMaus (GN): A Look Inside a Modern Classic Maus

Art Spiegelman

Fantasy » 19th Century; Media » Media Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Biographical; Science Fiction » Military; Media » Graphic Novel

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MAUS is widely renowned as one of the greatest pieces of art and literature ever written about the Holocaust. It is adored... [more]

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Cambridge Companions to Literature: The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

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Cambridge Companions to...

Edward James, Farah Mendlesohn

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Science fiction is at the intersection of numerous fields; it draws on popular culture, and engages in speculation about science,... [more]

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