9781591581710-1591581710-Anatomy of Wonder: A Critical Guide to Science Fiction, 5th Edition

Anatomy of Wonder: A Critical Guide to Science Fiction, 5th Edition

ISBN-13: 9781591581710
ISBN-10: 1591581710
Edition: 5
Publication date: 2004
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Format: Hardcover 1016 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781591581710
ISBN-10: 1591581710
Edition: 5
Publication date: 2004
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Format: Hardcover 1016 pages

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Acknowledged author wrote Anatomy of Wonder: A Critical Guide to Science Fiction, 5th Edition comprising 1016 pages back in 2004. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1591581710 and 9781591581710. Since then Anatomy of Wonder: A Critical Guide to Science Fiction, 5th Edition textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Barron's classic work has been updated and reorganized to reflect changes in the genre over the past decade, and meet the needs and tastes of today's readers and those who work with them. Renowned experts in the field have contributed to this new edition, providing authoritative historical and contemporary coverage of the best in science fiction. Users will find succinct, critical discussions of more than 1,400 SF novels, story collections, and anthologies. In addition, there is a comprehensive survey of the secondary literature-books and other resources that discuss fantastic literature, film, and illustration-plus chapters on teaching SF and a directory of libraries containing significant collections of science fiction. Titles appropriate for or appealing to teens are noted, as are award-winning titles and titles of literary merit. Author, title, and theme indexes provide additional points of access. An essential tool for collection development, research, and reference, this book also supports readers' advisory work. Young adult and adult. Grades 9 and up.

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