Understanding Contemporary American Science Fiction: The Formative Period (Understanding Contemporary American Literature) pdf epub fb2

Understanding Contemporary American Science Fiction: The Formative Period (Understanding Contemporary American Literature) by Thomas D. Clareson pdf epub fb2

Understanding Contemporary American Science Fiction: The Formative Period (Understanding Contemporary American Literature) Author: Thomas D. Clareson
Title: Understanding Contemporary American Science Fiction: The Formative Period (Understanding Contemporary American Literature)
ISBN: 0872496899
ISBN13: 978-0872496897
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Pages: 307 pages
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Pr (June 1, 1990)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1798 kb
Size EPUB version: 1709 kb
Subcategory: History & Criticism




Provides an overview of the field of science fiction during its evolutionary period from stories in pulp magazines to one of the most popular forms of the contemporary novel. The author follows the development of various themes, such as the nuclear holocaust and humanity.