Coverart for item
The Resource The history of science fiction, Adam Roberts

The history of science fiction, Adam Roberts

Label
The history of science fiction
Title
The history of science fiction
Statement of responsibility
Adam Roberts
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Thorough revision and expansion of the first edition, tracing the development of the genre from Ancient Greece and the European Reformation through to the end of the 20th century, with a new chapter discussing 21st-century science fiction and new material in every chapter
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Adam
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Palgrave histories of literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science fiction
Label
The history of science fiction, Adam Roberts
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Definitions -- SF and the ancient novel -- From Medieval romance to sixteenth-century utopia -- Seventeenth-century SF -- Eighteenth-century SF: big, little -- Early 19th-century SF -- SF 1850-1900: mobility and mobilisation -- Verne and Wells -- The early 20th century, 1: high modernist SF -- The early 20th century, 2: the pulps -- Golden Age SF: 1940-1960 -- The impact of the New Wave: SF of the 1960s and 1970s -- SF screen media, 1960-2000: Hollywood cinema and TV -- Prose SF of the 1980s and 1990s -- Late 20th century SF: Multimedia, visual SF and others -- 21st-century science fiction
Control code
000058596696
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxii, 524 pages
File format
unknown
Isbn
9781137569561
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2016948712
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956382503
Label
The history of science fiction, Adam Roberts
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Definitions -- SF and the ancient novel -- From Medieval romance to sixteenth-century utopia -- Seventeenth-century SF -- Eighteenth-century SF: big, little -- Early 19th-century SF -- SF 1850-1900: mobility and mobilisation -- Verne and Wells -- The early 20th century, 1: high modernist SF -- The early 20th century, 2: the pulps -- Golden Age SF: 1940-1960 -- The impact of the New Wave: SF of the 1960s and 1970s -- SF screen media, 1960-2000: Hollywood cinema and TV -- Prose SF of the 1980s and 1990s -- Late 20th century SF: Multimedia, visual SF and others -- 21st-century science fiction
Control code
000058596696
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxii, 524 pages
File format
unknown
Isbn
9781137569561
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2016948712
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956382503

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
Processing Feedback ...