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The Resource Infinite stars, dark frontiers : the definitive anthology of space opera, edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt

Infinite stars, dark frontiers : the definitive anthology of space opera, edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt

Label
Infinite stars, dark frontiers : the definitive anthology of space opera
Title
Infinite stars, dark frontiers
Title remainder
the definitive anthology of space opera
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt
Creator
Contributor
Editor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The definitive collection of explorers and soldiers, charting the dark frontiers of our expanding universe. Amongst the infinite stars we find epic sagas of wars, tales of innermost humanity, and the most powerful of desires - our need to create a better world. The second volume of seminal short science fiction, featuring twenty-six new stories from series such as Wayfarers, Confederation, The Lost Fleet, Waypoint Kangaroo, Ender, Dream Park, the Polity and more
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Infinite stars, dark frontiers (Anthology)
Dewey number
813.0876208
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1907-1988
  • 1890-1965
  • 1952-
  • 1947-
  • 1911-1987
  • 1961-
  • 1960-
  • 1946-
  • 1962-
  • 1952-
  • 1917-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schmidt, Bryan Thomas
  • Weber, David
  • Campbell, Jack
  • Chambers, Becky
  • Heinlein, Robert A.
  • Martin, George R. R
  • Matthews, Susan R
  • Card, Orson Scott
  • Smith, E. E.
  • Huff, Tanya
  • Chen, Curtis C
  • McGuire, Seanan
  • Lee, Sharon
  • Niven, Larry
  • Blish, James
  • Dozois, Gardner R
  • Farland, David
  • Shepherd, Mike
  • Moore, C. L.
  • Asher, Neal L.
  • Ochse, Weston
  • Cooper, Brenda
  • Foster, Alan Dean
  • Rusch, Kristine Kathryn
  • Anderson, Kevin J.
  • Weber, David
  • Clarke, Arthur C.
  • Cherryh, C. J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space and time
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Infinite stars, dark frontiers : the definitive anthology of space opera, edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A second anthology by Schmidt titled, like the first, Infinite stars. Most of the authors are different from those of the first anthology; Jack Campbell, Orson Scott Card, David Weber, Kevin J. Anderson, and Larry Niven appear in both anthologies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Swords and spaceships and cyborgs, O My! / David Weber -- The lost fleet: Ishigaki / Jack Campbell -- Wayfarers: a good heretic / Becky Chambers -- Misfit aka "Cosmic Construction Corps" / Robert Heinlein -- A thousand worlds: a beast for Norn (Haviland Tuf) / George R.R. Martin -- Skipjack: the devil in the details / Susan R. Matthews -- Ender's game: messenger / Orson Scott Card -- Lensmen: the vortex blaster / Edward E. "Doc" Smith -- Confederation: first in / Tanya Huff -- Kangaroo: fire in the pocket / Curtis C. Chen -- Frontier ABCs / Seanan McGuire -- Liaden: dark secrets / Sharon Lee and Steve Miller -- Dream Park: the lady or the tiger / Larry Niven and Steven Barnes -- Earthman, come home / James Blish -- A special kind of morning / Gardner Dozois -- Respect / David Farland -- Kris Longknife: boot recruit / Mike Shepherd -- Northwest Smith: Shambleau / C.L. Moore -- Polity: the veteran / Neal Asher -- Grunt: the end-of-the-world bowling league / Weston Ochse -- Fremont's children: death, butterflies, and makers of war / Brenda Cooper -- Pip and Flinx: sideshow / Alan Dean Foster -- Diving: Lieutenant Tightass / Kristine Kathryn Rusch -- Saga of seven suns: feet of clay / Kevin J. Anderson -- Bolo: the traitor / David Weber -- Rescue party / Arthur C. Clarke -- Cold sleep / C.J. Cherryh
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
676 pages
Isbn
9781789092974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1242782364
  • (OCoLC)1242782364
  • 2152627
Label
Infinite stars, dark frontiers : the definitive anthology of space opera, edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt
Publication
Note
A second anthology by Schmidt titled, like the first, Infinite stars. Most of the authors are different from those of the first anthology; Jack Campbell, Orson Scott Card, David Weber, Kevin J. Anderson, and Larry Niven appear in both anthologies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Swords and spaceships and cyborgs, O My! / David Weber -- The lost fleet: Ishigaki / Jack Campbell -- Wayfarers: a good heretic / Becky Chambers -- Misfit aka "Cosmic Construction Corps" / Robert Heinlein -- A thousand worlds: a beast for Norn (Haviland Tuf) / George R.R. Martin -- Skipjack: the devil in the details / Susan R. Matthews -- Ender's game: messenger / Orson Scott Card -- Lensmen: the vortex blaster / Edward E. "Doc" Smith -- Confederation: first in / Tanya Huff -- Kangaroo: fire in the pocket / Curtis C. Chen -- Frontier ABCs / Seanan McGuire -- Liaden: dark secrets / Sharon Lee and Steve Miller -- Dream Park: the lady or the tiger / Larry Niven and Steven Barnes -- Earthman, come home / James Blish -- A special kind of morning / Gardner Dozois -- Respect / David Farland -- Kris Longknife: boot recruit / Mike Shepherd -- Northwest Smith: Shambleau / C.L. Moore -- Polity: the veteran / Neal Asher -- Grunt: the end-of-the-world bowling league / Weston Ochse -- Fremont's children: death, butterflies, and makers of war / Brenda Cooper -- Pip and Flinx: sideshow / Alan Dean Foster -- Diving: Lieutenant Tightass / Kristine Kathryn Rusch -- Saga of seven suns: feet of clay / Kevin J. Anderson -- Bolo: the traitor / David Weber -- Rescue party / Arthur C. Clarke -- Cold sleep / C.J. Cherryh
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
676 pages
Isbn
9781789092974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1242782364
  • (OCoLC)1242782364
  • 2152627

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