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Who shaped science fiction?

by Robert Sabella

  • 125 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Kroshka Books in Commack, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Sabella.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.S35 S18 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL695829M
    ISBN 101560725206
    LC Control Number97043292

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