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Great Classic Science Fiction

Eight Unabridged Stories

by Various Authors Author · Various Narrators Narrator

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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:

"The Door in the Wall" by H. G. Wells-A man must choose between the rationality of science and the magic of imagination."All Cats Are Gray" 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."A Martian Odyssey" by Stanley G. Weinbaum-A four-man crew lands on Mars and makes a startling discovery."Victory" 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."The Moon Is Green" by Fritz Leiber-On post-apocalyptic Earth, a woman comes face-to-face with humanity exposed to catastrophe."The Winds of Time" 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."The Defenders" 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."Missing Link" by Frank Herbert-Lewis Orne is sent to investigate a missing ship and runs into "native" trouble on the planet Gienah III.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Blackstone Publishing
Imprint:
Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2010

Format

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Philip K. Dick (Author)

Winner of eight Audies, Barbara Rosenblat (Orange is the New Black) is one of the most respected and popular narrators of audiobooks in the country.

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Stanley G. Weinbaum (Author)

Over a writing career that spanned three decades, PHILIP K. DICK (1928–1982) published 36 science fiction novels and 121 short stories in which he explored the essence of what makes man human and the dangers of centralized power. Toward the end of...

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H. G. Wells (Author)

Fritz Leiber (1910–1992) was equally adept at writing science fiction, fantasy, and horror. His works were honored with the Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy awards, and he was named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of Americ...

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Various Authors (Author)

Lester Del Rey (Author)

Frank Herbert's speculative fictions have taken the grand themes and questions of politics, ecology, overpopulation, and much more and applied them to the human drama. His most popular works are the well-known Dune books: Dune, Dune Messiah, Child...

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Frank Herbert (Author)

Nick Sullivan has narrated audiobooks for over twenty years and has recorded over four hundred titles. An Audie Award winner, he is also the recipient of numerous AudioFile Earphones Awards. His TV and film credits include The Good Wife, The Affai...

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Fritz Leiber (Author)

Simon Vance, a former BBC Radio presenter and newsreader, is a full-time actor who has appeared on both stage and television. He has recorded over eight hundred audiobooks and has earned fifty-seven Earphones Awards from AudioFile magazine, includ...

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James Schmitz (Author)

A two-time Audie Award winner, veteran actor Robert Fass is equally at home in a wide variety of styles, genres, characters, and dialects. An eight-time Audie nominee with over 125 unabridged audiobooks to his credit, Robert has also earned multip...

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Creators

Narrator :
Robert Fass
Narrator :
Simon Vance
Author :
Philip K. Dick
Narrator :
Stephen Thorne
Narrator :
Katherine Kellgren
Author :
Stanley G. Weinbaum
Narrator :
Gregory Itzin
Author :
H. G. Wells
Author :
Various Authors
Author :
Lester Del Rey
Author :
Frank Herbert
Narrator :
Scott Brick
Narrator :
Nick Sullivan
Narrator :
Various Narrators
Author :
Fritz Leiber
Narrator :
Barbara Rosenblat
Author :
James Schmitz
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