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Alan Horn is hired to assassinate the alien leader on Eron who controls the star bridges, tubes that make interstellar travel possible

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9780020408819 | Reissue edition (Collier Books, November 1, 1989), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: Alan Horn is hired to assassinate the alien leader on Eron who controls the star bridges, tubes that make interstellar travel possible
9780345302588 | Ballantine Books, June 1, 1982, cover price $2.50 | About this edition: Alan Horn is hired to assassinate the alien leader on Eron who controls the star bridges, tubes that make interstellar travel possible

Product Description: Excerpt: ... the tension spectra coupled itself with some years of practice in observing people

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9781438789248 | Intl Business Pubns USA, September 9, 2009, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Excerpt: .
9781435375932 | Indypublish.Com, December 12, 2007, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Excerpt: .

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Product Description: James Gunn has had a long and distinguished career in science fiction. In addition to his stories and novels, he has written extensively about the reading, writing, and criticism of science fiction. Many of these essays were published in The Science of Science-Fiction Writing (Scarecrow, 2002)...read more

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9780810857148 | 2 edition (Scarecrow Pr, March 31, 2006), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: James Gunn has had a long and distinguished career in science fiction.

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Product Description: The age-old question about alien existence and human contact is explored in a new way in this collection of six novellas, previously anthologized in Analog magazine. When disillusioned aerospace engineer Adrian Mast buys a book at a remainder sale, the last things he expects to find in its appendix are alien spacecraft designs...read more

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9781932100655 | Benbella Books, December 1, 2005, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The age-old question about alien existence and human contact is explored in a new way in this collection of six novellas, previously anthologized in Analog magazine.

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Product Description: Science fiction is a field of literature that has great interest and great controversy among its writers and critics. This book examines the roots, history, development, current status, and future directions of the field through articles contributed by well-respected science fiction writers, teachers, and critics...read more
By Matthew Candelaria (editor) and James E. Gunn (editor)

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9780810849020 | Scarecrow Pr, December 28, 2004, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Science fiction is a field of literature that has great interest and great controversy among its writers and critics.

When it is discovered that test driver Ben Richards was born with a natural immunity to every known illness, making him literally immortal, he finds himself the target of an obsessed elderly billionaire who hopes to use Ben's blood to extend his own life. Reprint.

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9780671534868 | Reprint edition (Gallery Books, September 1, 2004), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: When it is discovered that test driver Ben Richards was born with a natural immunity to every known illness, making him literally immortal, he finds himself the target of an obsessed elderly billionaire who hopes to use Ben's blood to extend his own life.
9780671829223 | Pocket Books, June 1, 1979, cover price $1.95 | About this edition: James Gunn’s masterpiece about a human fountain of youth collects the author’s classic short stories that ran in elite science-fiction magazines throughout the 1950s.

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Product Description: A classic of science fiction, this book predicted and inspired the creation of the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI)—the organization dedicated to the search for extraterrestrial life. A tale of contact with alien life hailed by leaders of SETI organizations and today's leading science fiction authors as hugely influential, the story appeals to both science fiction readers and the hundreds of thousands of members of various SETI organizations...read more

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9781932100129 | Benbella Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A classic of science fiction, this book predicted and inspired the creation of the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI)—the organization dedicated to the search for extraterrestrial life.
9780345300362, titled "Listeners" | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1989), cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A message from intelligent life in outer space threatens the future of the earth and its inhabitants

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Product Description: In Human Voices you will find stories covering the past three decades of James Gunn's career: imaginative, entertaining speculations revealing insight-and foresight-into human nature now and in the future, which are the unmistakable hallmarks of his best fiction...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780786243174 | Five Star, August 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In Human Voices you will find stories covering the past three decades of James Gunn's career: imaginative, entertaining speculations revealing insight-and foresight-into human nature now and in the future, which are the unmistakable hallmarks of his best fiction.

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Product Description: Scientist John Wilson cannot deny the accusations coming from the beautiful blonde girl with the burning eyes, nor can he refuse her offer. But in accepting her proposal, John must forgo his first love, science, and resign himself to the will of a higher power -- magic...read more

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9780759215061 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, June 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Scientist John Wilson cannot deny the accusations coming from the beautiful blonde girl with the burning eyes, nor can he refuse her offer.

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Product Description: Written by one of the leading authorities on writing, publishing and teaching science fiction, The Science of Science Fiction Writing offers the opportunity to share in the knowledge James Gunn has acquired over the past forty years...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781578860111 | Scarecrow Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Written by one of the leading authorities on writing, publishing and teaching science fiction, The Science of Science Fiction Writing offers the opportunity to share in the knowledge James Gunn has acquired over the past forty years.

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Product Description: The college of the future has just one purpose: endless battle. Political organizations urge ruthless combat with an invisible opponent and each student is challenged to be more extreme than the rest. One man finds his fame by kidnapping and killing a professor...read more

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9781585867776 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, October 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The college of the future has just one purpose: endless battle.

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Product Description: At one time, outer space was seen as the last frontier, the final challenge to human ingenuity. But those days are gone as the galaxy becomes the stomping ground for humans encountering strange new machinery and green-faced Martians...read more

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9781585869244 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, December 1, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: At one time, outer space was seen as the last frontier, the final challenge to human ingenuity.

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The maker of such class B motion pictures as The Toxic Avenger and Tromeo and Juliet presents a manual for aspiring independent horror filmmakers on a tight budget and recounts his own strange career. Original.

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9780425163573 | Boulevard, August 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Traces the history of Troma Studios, an independent film studio known for its B-rate slasher movies, looking at the actors, the films, and the means of production used

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Investigating the once-hospitable planet of Timshel, which has shut itself off from the rest of the galaxy and forbidden anyone to visit or leave, Captain Kirk is shocked to discover that a pleasure-inducing technology is responsible. Original.

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9780671002213 | Star Trek, September 1, 1996, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Investigating the once-hospitable planet of Timshel, which has shut itself of from the rest of the galaxy and forbidden anyone to visit or leave, Captain Kirk is shocked to discover that a pleasure-inducing technology is responsible

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Product Description: Master of science fiction James Gunn explores the infinite possibilities of the unknown world in his collection of short stories, FUTURE IMPERFECT. From planets where social status is based on poverty to a human zoo that serves as a refrigerator for a bloodthirsty monster, Gunn tests the limit of human imagination...read more

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9781585867738 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, December 1, 1992, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Master of science fiction James Gunn explores the infinite possibilities of the unknown world in his collection of short stories, FUTURE IMPERFECT.

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9780893703127 | Borgo Pr, April 1, 1992, cover price $31.00

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9780893704124 | Borgo Pr, April 1, 1992, cover price $21.00

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Product Description: First Edition.

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9780312030117 | St Martins Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: First Edition.

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Product Description: Wow, the millennium is off to a great start, the notorious Y2K bug was no problem, and the world didn¿t end; time to take a break and relax¿¿¿Well, not exactly. The millennium didn't really get underway until January 1, 2001...read more

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9781585864942 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, December 1, 1984, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Wow, the millennium is off to a great start, the notorious Y2K bug was no problem, and the world didn¿t end; time to take a break and relax¿¿¿Well, not exactly.

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An examination of the science-fiction novels and short stories of Isaac Asimov analyzes his treatment of the effects on humans of advances in technology

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9780195030594 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1982, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An examination of the science-fiction novels and short stories of Isaac Asimov analyzes his treatment of the effects on humans of advances in technology

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