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Product Description: THIS WAY TO THE END TIMES: Classic Tales of the Apocalypse, gathers 21 compelling, gripping stories of the not-too-distant demise of the earth as we know it. And what a collection. From little-known, brilliant tales by sci-fi legends Jules Vernes and Olaf Stapledon, to intense short works by sci-fi masters Ursula K...read more
By Brian W. Aldiss (contributor)

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9781941110478 | Three Rooms Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: THIS WAY TO THE END TIMES: Classic Tales of the Apocalypse, gathers 21 compelling, gripping stories of the not-too-distant demise of the earth as we know it.

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Product Description: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive science fiction...read more

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9781497638907 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W.

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Product Description: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive science fiction...read more

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9781497638914 | Reprint edition (Open Road Media, August 5, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W.

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Product Description: In a future where the Earth has been savaged by overpopulation and over‑farming, robots are considered more valuable than humans and sand must be altered to create artificially fertile soil. Ex‑convict Knowle Noland, the hallucinating sea captain of the Trieste Star, finds himself wrapped up in a plot to incite a global war that will wipe out millions...read more

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9781497637603 | Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, August 5, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In a future where the Earth has been savaged by overpopulation and over‑farming, robots are considered more valuable than humans and sand must be altered to create artificially fertile soil.

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Product Description: Winner of two Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for more than fifty years, continued to challenge readers’ minds with literate, thought‑provoking, and inventive fiction...read more

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9781497637641 | Reprint edition (Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, August 5, 2014), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Winner of two Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W.

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Product Description: What would intelligent life‑forms on another planet look like? Would they walk upright? Would they wear clothes? Or would they be hulking creatures on six legs that wallow in their own excrement? Upon first contact with the Utod— intelligent, pacifist beings who feel no pain—mankind instantly views these aliens as animals because of their unhygienic customs...read more

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9781497637597, titled "The Dark Light Years" | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: What would intelligent life‑forms on another planet look like?

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Product Description: After the "Accident," all males on Earth become sterile. Society ages and falls apart bit by bit. First, toy companies go under. Then record companies. Then cities cease to function. Now Earth's population lives in spread-out, isolated villages, with its youngest members in their fifties...read more

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9781497637627 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: After the "Accident," all males on Earth become sterile.

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Product Description: The Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author and Science Fiction Grand Master delivers a sweeping epic of a planet suffering deadly conditions of alternating extremes in this Nebula Award finalist Helliconia follows an eccentric orbit around a double-star system with a twenty-six-hundred-year cycle of very long seasons...read more

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9781497637634 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author and Science Fiction Grand Master delivers a sweeping epic of a planet suffering deadly conditions of alternating extremes in this Nebula Award finalist Helliconia follows an eccentric orbit around a double-star system with a twenty-six-hundred-year cycle of very long seasons.

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Product Description: In Galaxies Like Grains of Sand, Brian W. Aldiss tells the tale of mankind's future over the course of forty million years. Each of these nine connected short stories highlights a different millennia in which man has adapted to new environments and hardships...read more

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9781497637610 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: In Galaxies Like Grains of Sand, Brian W.

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Product Description: "We are infinitely rich, yet we mess about with penny-in-the-slot machines," writes Brian W. Aldiss in this autobiographical work written over the course of one month. From his Oxfordshire home, he ruminates on dreams, education, the role of technology in our lives, the rise and function of science fiction, and a variety of other topics...read more

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9781497637665 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: "We are infinitely rich, yet we mess about with penny-in-the-slot machines," writes Brian W.

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Product Description: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for over fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought-provoking, and inventive fiction...read more

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9781497637580 | Ingram Pub Services, August 5, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Winner of two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W.

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Product Description: Winner of two Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W. Aldiss has, for more than fifty years, continued to challenge readers' minds with literate, thought provoking, and inventive fiction...read more

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9781497637658 | Reprint edition (Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, August 5, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Winner of two Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award, and named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Brian W.

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Product Description: An oddity among Aldiss works - verse translations. Song from the Steppes is the collected poems of Makhtumkuli, eighteenth century poet-hero of Turkmenistan. In this book, Aldiss renders prose translations made by Dr Youssef Azemoun, an expert on Turkic languages and literature, from the original into verse...read more

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9780007482757 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, June 5, 2014, cover price $16.90 | About this edition: An oddity among Aldiss works - verse translations.

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Product Description: An ambitious, incredible - Space Opera! A science-fiction story which occasionally breaks off into song - a genuine space opera. Quite possibly Aldiss's strangest novel, and that is saying something.

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9780007482443, titled "Eighty-minute Hour" | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 24, 2013, cover price $16.90 | About this edition: An ambitious, incredible - Space Opera!

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Product Description: In this thoughtful meditation on the future of humanity, colonists on Mars struggle to prevent their own extinction Doomed by overpopulation, irreversible environmental degradation, and never-ending war, Earth has become a fetid swamp...read more

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9780007478927 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, June 6, 2013, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: Doomed by overpopulation, irreversible environmental degradation, and never-ending war, Earth has become a fetid swamp.

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9781504002134 | Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, August 4, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: In this thoughtful meditation on the future of humanity, colonists on Mars struggle to prevent their own extinction Doomed by overpopulation, irreversible environmental degradation, and never-ending war, Earth has become a fetid swamp.

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'Super-State' is the Europe of 40 years' time where, despite technological advancement, the basic questions of life have yet to be answered by either philosophers or scientists and a subversive group, the 'Insanatics', is sending out doleful messages to worry and provoke the population.

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9781841491448 | Gardners Books, May 2, 2002, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: 'Super-State' is the Europe of 40 years' time where, despite technological advancement, the basic questions of life have yet to be answered by either philosophers or scientists and a subversive group, the 'Insanatics', is sending out doleful messages to worry and provoke the population.

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The autobiography of Brian Aldiss, writer and critic of general and science fiction. Born in 1925 in Norfolk, Aldiss served in the army in India and Burma during the war. Returning to England, he worked in a bookshop, became a reviewer, columnist and writer. He also had a brush with Hollywood and experienced psychoanalysis.

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9780751528718 | New edition (Gardners Books, November 4, 1999), cover price $16.10 | About this edition: The autobiography of Brian Aldiss, writer and critic of general and science fiction.

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Product Description: The concluding volume of the author's Helliconia trilogy finds the planet Helliconia moving away from its sun, its climate growing harsher, its government becoming more severe, and one man questing to return his planet to the light

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9780425089941 | Berkley Pub Group, May 1, 1986, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The concluding volume of the author's Helliconia trilogy finds the planet Helliconia moving away from its sun, its climate growing harsher, its government becoming more severe, and one man questing to return his planet to the light

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Product Description: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction

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9780425073681 | Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 1984, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: On the beleaguered planet of Helliconia, the king of Borlien determines to divorce his queen and marry a child princess of Oldorando, while his numerous enemies surround him and plot his destruction

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Product Description: Space Odysseys

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9780425036815 | Berkley Pub Group, April 1, 1978, cover price $1.95 | About this edition: Space Odysseys

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Product Description: Anthology of great space opera. First paperback publication. Introduction, Foreword (Is Everything an Illusion?) and Afterword (Envoi) by the editor, and these stories: Zirn Left Unguarded, the Jenghik Palace in Flames, Jon Westerley Dead (1972) by Robert Sheckley; Honeymoon in Space (excerpt) [Stories of Other Worlds] (1975) by George Griffith; Tonight the Sky Will Fall (1952) by Daniel F...read more

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9780425033449 | Berkley Pub Group, March 1, 1977, cover price $1.50 | About this edition: Anthology of great space opera.

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Product Description: Signet, 1959. Mass market paperback. Collection of 12 original science fiction tales by Mr. Aldiss, who was named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America in 2000 and inducted by the Science Fiction Hall of Fame in 2004.

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9780451069696 | Roc, April 20, 1976, cover price $1.25 | About this edition: Signet, 1959.
9780451016836 | Signet, April 1, 1971, cover price $0.35 | About this edition: Signet, 1959.
9780451046055 | Roc, April 1, 1971, cover price $0.75 | About this edition: Signet, 1971 [not stated].

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Product Description: Berkley Medallion, 1974. Mass market paperback, 1st edition. Best stories from 1973; includes outstanding stories by Robert Sheckley, Thomas M. Disch, Gene Wolfe and many more. Also includes essays by the editors.

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9780425025819 | Berkley Pub Group, June 1, 1974, cover price $0.95 | About this edition: Berkley Medallion, 1974.

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