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Out of this world : science fiction, but not as you know it / Mike Ashley.

Ashley, Michael. (Author).
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Robertson Library PN3433.8.A85 2011 STACKS Available -
Subject: Science fiction > History and criticism.
Science fiction > Exhibitions.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780712358354 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0712358358 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0712358315 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780712358316 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: London : British Library, 2011.

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General Note: "On the occasion of the exhibition at the British Library, 'Out of this world : science fiction, but not as you know it' [held] 25 May - 25 September 2011."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Alien Worlds -- Voyages Extraordinaires -- Fly Me to the Moon -- Need to Believe -- Forgotten Visionaries -- Deep Space -- Confronting the Alien -- Colony and Empire -- Time and Parallel Worlds -- Concepts of Time -- Travelling Through Time -- Alternate Histories -- Steampunk -- Parallel Worlds -- Virtual Worlds -- Worlds of the Mind -- Virtual Reality -- What is Reality? -- Future Worlds -- Imagining the Future -- Be Prepared! -- Inventing the Future -- Cities of the Future -- Machine or Human? -- Singularity -- Far Futures -- End of the World -- Plague and Pestilence -- Perils from Space -- Extreme Weather -- Nuclear War -- Perfect World? -- First Utopias -- Creating Utopias -- Worlds Apart -- Freedom or Oppression? -- What is Perfect?.

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