A century into the future, technology has solved most of the problems that have plagued our time. However, a new problem is on the horizon—one greater than humanity has ever faced. A massive asteroi
ISBN10 : 0795325541 , ISBN13 : 9780795325540
Page Number : 240
In the twenty-second century the moon has been colonised and the first people are living on Mars. When a meteor is spotted heading for Earth, it seems certain that disaster will strike. Based on a sho
ISBN10 : 9780575056169 , ISBN13 : 0575056169
Page Number : 203
Introduces readers to the author's shorter works, spanning his entire writing career, including "The Nine Billion Names of God," "Nemesis," "The Sentinel," and "The Songs of Distant Earth."
ISBN10 : 0312878605 , ISBN13 : 9780312878603
Page Number : 966
In the year 2276, Duncan Makenzie travels from Saturn’s moon, Titan, to Earth as a diplomatic envoy to the United States. As a member of Titan’s ‘First Family’ descended from the moon’s orig
ISBN10 : 0795325576 , ISBN13 : 9780795325571
Page Number : 305
The only surviving member of his family after the 1994 Los Angeles earthquake, young Lewis Crane devotes his life to seismology and is terrified when he predicts "the big one"
ISBN10 : 9780553573336 , ISBN13 : 0553573330
Page Number : 416
Something exciting has been happening in modern SF. After decades of confusion, many of the field's best writers have been returning to the subgenre called, roughly, "hard SF"-science fiction focused
ISBN10 : 9781429975179 , ISBN13 : 1429975172
Page Number : 960
The Firstborn–the mysterious race of aliens who first became known to science fiction fans as the builders of the iconic black monolith in 2001: A Space Odyssey–have inhabited legendary master of
ISBN10 : 9780345504487 , ISBN13 : 0345504488
Page Number : 384
Discusses the science fiction writer's nine most recent novels, including the Odyssey series, within the context of his literary canon, providing both conventional and alternative critical readings.
ISBN10 : 9780313295294 , ISBN13 : 0313295298
Page Number : 205
Records the reactions of people awaiting a comet which they fear will crack the earth and cause a new ice age.
ISBN10 : 0449208133 , ISBN13 : 9780449208137
Page Number : 640
Collects short stories exploring themes of time and space travel, self-discovery, and science and technology.
ISBN10 : 031209423X , ISBN13 : 9780312094232
Page Number : 588