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2011 Directories




 

* Anderson, Poul : Flandry's Legacy
(Baen 978-1439134276, $13, 11+574pp, trade paperback, April 2011, cover art Dave Seeley)
Nominal Publication Date: Tue 29 Mar 2011

Collection/omnibus of six stories, the concluding volume of the Technic Civilization saga.
• Three of the stories were originally published as novels: A Stone in Heaven (Ace 1979), The Game of Empire (Baen 1985), and The Night Face (Ace 1978, earlier as Let the Spacemen Beware! 1963 Ace Double).
• Baen's site has this description with links to several chapters.

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* Hamilton, Edmond, edited by Stephen Haffner : The Collected Captain Future, Man of Tomorrow, Volume Two
(Haffner Press 978-1893887404, $40, hardcover, April 2011)
Nominal Publication Date: Wed 6 Apr 2011

Second of a projected six-volume series collecting Hamilton's Captain Future space opera stories first published in pulp magazines beginning in 1940.
• This volume consists of four long stories: "Captain Future and the Seven Space Stones", "Star Trail to Glory", "Magician of Mars", and "The Lost World of Time", first published in the Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall 1941 issues of Captain Future magazine.
• This edition has an introduction by Bertil Falk, and a gallery of original illustrations.
• The publisher has this page for the book.

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* Hamilton, Edmond, edited by Stephen Haffner : The Universe Wreckers: The Collected Edmond Hamilton, Volume Three
(Haffner Press 978-1893887411, $40, hardcover, April 2011)
Nominal Publication Date: Wed 6 Apr 2011

Collection of 10 stories, first published from 1929 to 1930 in Air Wonder Stories, Weird Tales, Amazing Stories, and Astounding Stories magazines.
• This is the third of a multi-volume project to collect Hamilton's stories. The book has an introduction by Eric Leif Davin, a gallery of illustrations from the original publications, letter columns from those early magazines, and editorial correspondence on the original letterheads.
• The publisher's site has (Wed 20 Apr 2011) • Purchase this book from Amazon | BookSense • (Directory Entry)

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Wilson, Robert Charles : The Chronoliths
(Orb 978-0-7653-2528-0, $14.99, 301pp, trade paperback, April 2011)
Nominal Publication Date: Tue 1 Mar 2011
(First edition: Tor, August 2001)

SF novel set in 21th century Thailand about huge artifacts that appear, apparently from the near future.
• The publisher's site has this description.
• Amazon's "Look Inside" function provides an excerpt.
• The novel won the John W. Campbell Memorial Award in 2002 (in a tie).

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May 2011

posted 19 May 2011




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