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  • After the Good War ¤ Peter Breggin, 1972

    Oral history evokes the innocent idealism, as well as the terror and horror, of ordinary Americans at home and abroad during World War II.

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    After the Good War
  • After World's End ¤ Jack Williamson

    When adventurer, Barry Horn, is chosen to be the worlds first Rocketeer, the first human to set foot on other worlds, he is reluctant to accept the job until he receives a vision seemingly from his late wife telling him he must go or all humanity will be lost. When his mission goes wrong, he winds up in a suspended state. Conscious that he ... [more]

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    After World's End
  • Against a Dark Background ¤ Iain M. Banks, 2009

    Sharrow was once the leader of a personality-attuned combat team in one of the sporadic little commercial wars in the civilization based around the planet Golter. Now she is hunted by the Huhsz, a religious cult which believes that she is the last obstacle before the faith's apotheosis, and her only hope of escape is to find the last of th ... [more]

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  • Against Infinity ¤ Gregory Benford, 1983

    On the poisonous, icy surface of Ganymede, a man and a boy are on a deadly hunt. Their prey is the Aleph-an unknowable alien artifact that roamed and ruled Ganymede for countless millennia. Indescribable, infinitely dangerous, the Aleph haunts men's dreams and destroys all efforts to terraform Ganymede into a habitable planet. Now in a mod ... [more]

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    Against Infinity
  • An Age ¤ Brian W. Aldiss, 1967

    A solid foundation for improving your drawing skills Teaching a new observational method based on math and computer graphics principles, this book offers an innovative approach that shows you how to use both sides of your brain to make drawing easier and more accurate. Author Wei Xu, PhD, walks you through his method, which consists of sci ... [more]

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    An Age
  • Agent of Byzantium ¤ Harry Turtledove, 1987

    In a Moslem-free universe where Constantinople never fell, the Byzantine Empire has not only survived but flourished, developing technology at an earlier date than in our universe. And spreading its power and influence throughout the world. But Byzantium has enemies who are jealous of its glory and would like nothing better than to bring i ... [more]

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    Agent of Byzantium
  • Agent of Chaos ¤ Norman Spinrad, 1988

    The Great Tyrant rules the solar system with absolute terror. Only one man dares to fight back. The time is the 24th century. Humankind populates the entire solar system from icy Pluto to boiling Mercury. Great domed cities, humming factories, hordes of workers, all feed the power of the dictatorship that controls all life. Only a small gr ... [more]

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  • Agent of the Terran Empire ¤ Poul Anderson, 1965
    Book 4 of the Dominic Fland series

    If it pleased Ruethen of the Long Hand to give a feast and ball at the Crystal Moon for his enemies. He knew they must come. Pride of race had slipped from Terra, while the need to appear well-bred and sophisticated had waxed correspondingly. The fact that spaceships prowled and fought, fifty light-years beyond Antares, made it all the mor ... [more]

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    Agent of the Terran Empire
  • Agent Z and the Penguin From Mars ¤ Mark Haddon, 2000

    The Sidebottoms, the nightmare neighbours of all time, have moved! Moved in next door to Ben's family... For the gang, Ben, Barney and Jenks, this is a state of emergency and calls for the one and only mighty Agent Z and a penguin...!

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    Agent Z and the Penguin From Mars
  • Age of Miracles ¤ John Brunner, 1973

    When suddenly all the fissionable material on Earth was exploded, Earthmen had their first notice of the aliens' arrival. And by the time the panic, death and chaos had been sorted out, reports were coming in about mysterious cities scattered across the face of the planet - huge areas of flickering light and awesome free energy, disorienti ... [more]

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    Age of Miracles
  • The Age of Ra ¤ James Lovegrove, 2009

    The Ancient Egyptian gods have defeated all the other pantheons and claimed dominion over the earth, dividing it into warring factions. Lt. David Westwynter, a British soldier, stumbles into Freegypt, the only place to have remained independent of the gods' influence. There, he encounters the followers of a humanist leader known as the Lig ... [more]

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    The Age of Ra
  • The Age of the Pussyfoot ¤ Frederik Pohl, 1969

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    The Age of the Pussyfoot
  • Ahead of Time ¤ Henry Kuttner

    Collects seventeen short stories by the science fiction master, including "Mimsy Were the Borogoves," the story that inspired the motion picture "The Last Mimzy."

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    Ahead of Time
  • The Airs of Earth ¤ Brian W. Aldiss, 1963

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    The Airs of Earth
  • Alanna: The First Adventure ¤ Tamora Pierce, 2009
    Book 1 of the Song of the Lioness series

    From Tamora Pierce, the first book in the Song of the Lioness Quartet, honored with the Margaret A. Edwards Award. “From now on I’m Alan of Trebond, the younger twin. I’ll be a knight.” And so young Alanna of Trebond begins the journey to knighthood. Alanna has always craved the adventure and daring allowed only for boys; her twin brother, ... [more]

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    Alanna: The First Adventure
  • Alas, Babylon ¤ Pat Frank

    "Alas, Babylon." Those fateful words heralded the end. When a nuclear holocaust ravages the United States, a thousand years of civilization are stripped away overnight, and tens of millions of people are killed instantly. But for one small town in Florida, miraculously spared, the struggle is just beginning, as men and women of all backgro ... [more]

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    Alas, Babylon
  • The Alchemical Marriage of Alistair Crompton ¤ Robert Sheckley, 1978

    Science fiction-roman.

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    The Alchemical Marriage of Alistair Crompton
  • The Aleph: Including the Prose Fiction from The Maker ¤ Jorge Luis Borges, 2000

    Poems, stories, and personal reflections reveal the interwoven existence of imagination and reality in the mind of the South American writer

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    The Aleph: Including the Prose Fiction from The Maker
  • Alexander at the World's End ¤ Tom Holt,

    When his father dies, and he is reduced at a stroke from prosperity to penury, Euxenus decides to leave Athens and seek his fortune elsewhere. As a philosopher and intellectual of some note, he has no difficulty getting a job as tutor to a young prince in the wealthy but utterly provincial court of King Philip of Macedon. The young prince ... [more]

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  • The Algebraist ¤ Iain M. Banks, 2004

    It is 4034 AD. Humanity has made it to the stars. Fassin Taak, a Slow Seer at the Court of the Nasqueron Dwellers, will be fortunate if he makes it to the end of the year. The Nasqueron Dwellers inhabit a gas giant on the outskirts of the galaxy, in a system awaiting its wormhole connection to the rest of civilisation. In the meantime, the ... [more]

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    The Algebraist
  • Alice's World ¤ Sam J. Lundwall, 1971

    Depicts Alice Austen's poignant career as a photographer of New York's Lower East Side, the elegant parlors of society, and the immigrant masses at Ellis Island, and presents a representative selection of her works

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    Alice's World
  • Alien Accounts ¤ John Sladek, 1982

    John Sladek explains the theme of the darkly comic stories in this wonderful collection: "The aliens here are human. This book contains no giant flying snails or telepathic octopods, no Ganymedean cat-women dressed in silver, no aggressive dugong chiefs roaming the galaxy in their pulsar-powered yo-yo ships. The aliens here are human alien ... [more]

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    Alien Accounts
  • Alien Art ¤ Gordon R. Dickson, 2011

    On the planet Arcadia, a young man and woman and a swamp otter join together to haul the otter's eleven hundred pound statue overland to meet the deadline of a prospective buyer from another planet.

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    Alien Art
  • Alien Embassy ¤ Ian Watson, 2011

    Lila Makindi grows up in East Africa in a peaceful and harmonious 22nd century world, which has succeeded our own age of extravagance, environmental damage, and warfare. Its citizens know that the Space Communications Administration, better known as Bardo, is guiding the planet benevolently, thanks to contact with wise aliens by means, not ... [more]

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    Alien Embassy
  • An Alien Heat ¤ Michael Moorcock, 1972
    Book 1 of the Dancers at the End of Time series

    'What follows, then, is the story of Jherek Carnelian, who did not know the meaning of morality, and Mrs Amelia Underwood, who knew everything about it.' In a decaying far, far future, where everything and anything is possible, the citizens of the End of Time while away their days in an exuberance of wild parties, outlandish competitions a ... [more]

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    An Alien Heat
  • An Alien Heat ¤ Michael Moorcock, 1972
    Book 1 of the Dancers at the End of Time series

    'What follows, then, is the story of Jherek Carnelian, who did not know the meaning of morality, and Mrs Amelia Underwood, who knew everything about it.' In a decaying far, far future, where everything and anything is possible, the citizens of the End of Time while away their days in an exuberance of wild parties, outlandish competitions a ... [more]

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    An Alien Heat
  • An Alien Light ¤ Nancy Kress,

    Book 2 of Unknown Country. In Light From A Distant Star, Vi-t-ry was a catalyst. Dead and cold, he was resurrected by something as unlikely as an asteroid strike. He awakens to a world that's drastically changed from the one he destroyed two thousand years before. Vi-t-ry is an AI, the heart and soul of a vast warship alone and searching f ... [more]

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    An Alien Light
  • Alien Minds ¤ Keith Laumer, 1991

    Short stories on "alternatives to intelligence."

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    Alien Minds
  • The Alien Ones ¤ Leo Brett

    Set several hundred years in the future at a time of human expansion throughout space, The Alien Within centres on the conflict between the human race and the Zirkon, an alien species bent on domination or destruction. Into this inter-species war enters Captain Claire Bourneville. She is a warrior in the human campaign against the Zirkon, ... [more]

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    The Alien Ones