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The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume 2A

The Greatest Science Fiction Novellas of All Time Chosen by the Members of The Science Fiction Writers of America

by Ben Bova Editor · Poul Anderson Author


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Eleven essential classics in one volume

This volume is the definitive collection of the best science fiction novellas published between 1929 and 1964, containing eleven great classics. No anthology better captures the birth of science fiction as a literary field.

Published in 1973 to honor stories that had appeared before the institution of the Nebula Awards, The Science Fiction Hall of Fame introduced tens of thousands of young readers to the wonders of science fiction and was a favorite of libraries across the country.

This volume contains the following:

Introduction by Ben Bova

Call Me Joe by Poul Anderson

Who Goes There? by John W. Campbell, Jr., (as Don A. Stuart)

Nerves by Lester del Rey

Universe by Robert A. Heinlein

The Marching Morons by C. M. Kornbluth

Vintage Season by Henry Kuttner and C. L. Moore (as Lawrence O'Donnell)

And Then There Were None by Eric Frank Russell

The Ballad of Lost C'Mell by Cordwainer Smith

Baby Is Three by Theodore Sturgeon

The Time Machine by H. G. Wells

With Folded Hands by Jack Williamson

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Ben Bova (Editor)

Ben Bova was born in Philadelphia and received his doctorate in education from California Coast University in 1996. The author of over 120 futuristic novels and nonfiction books, he has also been a radio commentator, editor, lecturer, and aerospac...

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Poul Anderson (Author)

Poul Anderson (1926–2001) was one of the most prolific and popular writers in science fiction. He won the Hugo Award seven times and the Nebula Award three times, as well as many other awards, including the Grand Master Award of the Science Fictio...

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H. G. Wells (Author)

H. G. Wells (1866–1946), born in Bromley, Kent, England, was apprenticed to a drygoodsman and a druggist before he made his way to the Royal College of Science where he studied biology. Known as the father of science fiction, he was also a prolifi...

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