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Practicing science fiction

Practicing science fiction

critical essays on writing, reading and teaching the genre

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

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, English -- Study and teaching,
  • Science fiction, American -- Study and teaching,
  • Science fiction -- Study and teaching,
  • Science fiction films -- Study and teaching,
  • Science fiction -- Authorship,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Karen Hellekson, Craig B. Jacobsen, Patrick B. Sharp and Lisa Yaszek.
    ContributionsHellekson, Karen, 1966-, Jacobsen, Craig B., Sharp, Patrick B., 1967-, Yaszek, Lisa, 1969-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR830.S35 P73 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24123971M
    ISBN 109780786447930
    LC Control Number2010008963
    OCLC/WorldCa558669139

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