Great Classic Science Fiction #1703379
- Leiber Fritz; Dick Philip K.; Schmitz James H.; Wells H. G.; Herbert Frank; Weinbaum Stanley G.; Rey Lester Del; Various Authors-double-390052-17
- Детективная фантастика; Социальная фантастика; Зарубежная фантастика; Эпическая фантастика
- Гарднерз Литагент
- Vance Simon; Sullivan Nick; Fass Robert; Rosenblat Barbara; Brick Scott; Kellgren Katherine; Thorne Stephen; Itzin Gregory; narrators various
- Аудио книга
This superlative collection of futuristic tales explores ground-breaking supernatural themes from the founding heroes of the science-fiction genre. The short story form is perfect for capturing the atmospheric tension of these legendary stories. This collection includes the following stories: "e;The Door in the Wall"e; by H. G. Wells-A man must choose between the rationality of science and the magic of imagination."e;All Cats Are Gray"e; by Andre Norton-A down-on-his-luck spaceman and a mysterious woman and her cat take off to explore and bring back a derelict ship said to hold great treasure."e;A Martian Odyssey"e; by Stanley G. Weinbaum-A four-man crew lands on Mars and makes a startling discovery."e;Victory"e; by Lester del Rey-A victorious captain returns to his home planet after an alien war and finds that victory has a very steep price."e;The Moon Is Green"e; by Fritz Leiber-On post-apocalyptic Earth, a woman comes face-to-face with humanity exposed to catastrophe."e;The Winds of Time"e; by James H. Schmitz-When the spaceship is battered by an unknown force, the pilot has to investigate-and what he finds could alter his life forever."e;The Defenders"e; by Philip K. Dick-Years after nuclear war between the US and the Soviet Union has contaminated the Earth's surface, soldier robots continue the fight on humanity's behalf."e;Missing Link"e; by Frank Herbert-Lewis Orne is sent to investigate a missing ship and runs into "e;native"e; trouble on the planet Gienah III.