The Norton book of science fiction North American science fiction, 1960-1990

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .

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Includes index.

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Other titlesBook of science fiction., Science fiction.
Statementedited by Ursula K. Le Guin and Brian Attebery ; Karen Joy Fowler, consultant.
ContributionsLe Guin, Ursula K., 1929-, Attebery, Brian, 1951-
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LC ClassificationsPS648.S3 N66 1993
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Pagination869 p. ;
Number of Pages869
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1407681M
ISBN 100393035468
LC Control Number93016130

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