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How to Build a Robot Army: Tips on Defending Planet Earth Against Alien Invaders, Ninjas, and Zombies

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How to Build a Robot Army: Tips on Defending Planet Earth Against Alien...

Daniel H Wilson

Reference » Horror Reference; Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

With the advice contained in this brilliantly illustrated book, readers can build their own robot army to fend off hordes... [more]

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Why Aren't They Here?: The Question of Life on Other Worlds

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Why Aren't They Here?: The Question of Life on Other Worlds

Surendra Verma

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Hardback

Outlines the historical, fictional, speculative and emerging scientific views of the possibilities of other life forms. This... [more]

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How to Live on Mars: A Trusty Guidebook to Surviving and Thriving on the Red

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How to Live on Mars: A Trusty Guidebook to Surviving and Thriving on the...

Robert Zubrin

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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From the author of The Case for Mars and eminent authority on Mars exploration and terraformation comes a speculative but... [more]

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Beyond Human

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Beyond Human

Gregory Benford, Elisabeth Malartre

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Would your body work better with some artificial parts? Will you live longer, perhaps a lot longer, than you now expect. This... [more]

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100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

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100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

Stephen E. Andrews, Nick Rennison

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

Want to become a science fiction buff? Want to expand your reading in your favourite genre? This is a good place to start!... [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

Hardback

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

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Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy (Second Edition)

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Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy (Second Edition)

Lisa Tuttle

Reference » Writing Guide; Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

What makes fantasy different from other types of fiction? How do you build a science fiction world? Does magic need rules?... [more]

$36.99

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Into the Wardrobe: C. S. Lewis and the Narnia Chronicles

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Into the Wardrobe: C. S. Lewis and the Narnia Chronicles

David C. Downing

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Hardback

Explores Chronicles of Narnia , offering a look at the stories themselves and also focusing on the intellect and imagination... [more]

$30.95

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The War Of The Worlds: Fresh Perspectives On The H. G. Wells Classic

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The War Of The Worlds: Fresh Perspectives On The H. G. Wells Classic

Glenn Yeffeth, H. G. Wells

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

14 of science fiction's greatest talents come together in this collection to discuss, with insight and humour, one of the... [more]

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The Anthology At The End Of The Universe: Leading Science Fiction Authors On Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

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The Anthology At The End Of The Universe: Leading Science Fiction Authors...

Glenn Yeffeth

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

Analysing aspects of the science, these essays are written by science fiction greats, such as Cory Doctorow, and others, and... [more]

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Alien Chic: Posthumanism and the Other Within

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Alien Chic: Posthumanism and the Other Within

Neil Badmington

Reference » Essays

Paperback

Alien Chic sets out to provide a cultural history of the alien since the 1950s, asking why our attitudes to aliens have changed... [more]

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George Orwell

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George Orwell

Gordon Bowker

Reference » Sci-Fi Biographical

Paperback

A biography of George Orwell (1903- 1950), the author of 1984 and ANIMAL FARM. [more]

$37.00

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Divine Invasions

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Divine Invasions

Lawrence Sutin

Reference » Sci-Fi Biographical

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The one indispensible biography of one of the most culturally significant authors in the world today [more]

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Kong Unbound: Cultural Impact, Pop Mythos, Scientific Plausibility of Cinematic Legend

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Kong Unbound: Cultural Impact, Pop Mythos, Scientific Plausibility of Cinematic...

Karen Haber

Reference » Essays

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Dark Horizons: Science Fiction and the Dystopian Imagination

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Dark Horizons: Science Fiction and the Dystopian Imagination

Tom Moylan, Raffaella Baccolini

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Paperback

This collection of essays draws out the ways in which contemporary science fiction literature and film has served as a prophetic... [more]

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A Companion to Science Fiction

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A Companion to Science Fiction

David Seed

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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A Companion to Science Fiction assembles essays by an international range of scholars which discuss the contexts, themes and... [more]

$296.95

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Science Fiction After 1900: From the Steam Man to the Stars

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Science Fiction After 1900: From the Steam Man to the Stars

Brooks Landon

Reference » Essays

Paperback

This volume analyses science fiction not as a set of rules for writers, but as a set of expectations for readers. It presents... [more]

$62.99

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Cyber Reader: Critical Writings for the Digital Era

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Cyber Reader: Critical Writings for the Digital Era

Neil Spiller

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

Hardback

An anthology of extracts from key texts relating to the theme of cyberspace. [more]

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The Diaries: All My Road Before Me

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The Diaries: All My Road Before Me

C. S. Lewis

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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The diary of C.S. Lewis from 1922-1927. [more]

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Science Fiction Before 1900: Imagination Discovers Technology

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Science Fiction Before 1900: Imagination Discovers Technology

Paul K. Alkon

Reference » Sci-Fi Literary Criticism

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Paul Alkon concentrates on several key works that mark the most significant phases in the early evolution of science fiction,... [more]

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A Patriot After All: 1940-1941

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A Patriot After All: 1940-1941

George Orwell

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Volume 12 of The Complete Works of George OrwellFor the twenty-month period of this volume, there are reproduced 123 book,... [more]

$65.00

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American Science Fiction and the Cold War: Literature and Film

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American Science Fiction and the Cold War: Literature and Film

David Seed

Reference » Essays

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Seed, a reader in the department of English at the University of Liverpool, investigates political inflections in American... [more]

$175.00

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Reading by Starlight: Postmodern Science Fiction

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Reading by Starlight: Postmodern Science Fiction

Damien Broderick

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Including studies of leading science fiction and cyberpunk texts, Damier Broderick considers the characteristic writing, marketing... [more]

$67.99

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Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature

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Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature

Donna Haraway (University of California Santa Cruz, USA)

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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Donna Haraway analyses accounts, narratives, and stories of the creation of nature, living organisms, and cyborgs (cybernetic... [more]

$73.99

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Japanese Science Fiction: A View of a Changing Society

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Japanese Science Fiction: A View of a Changing Society

Robert Matthew

Reference » Sci-Fi Reference

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As the literature of change and of the young, science fiction acts as a window to the minds of the young Japanese and to the... [more]

$242.00

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