By Stanley G. Weinbaum
The Golden Age of technology Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technology fiction writers who may rather be forgotten.
Stanley Grauman Weinbaum (1902-1935) was once an American technology fiction author. His occupation in technology fiction used to be brief yet influential. His first tale, A Martian Odyssey, used to be released to nice (and enduring) acclaim in July 1934, yet he will be lifeless from lung melanoma inside eighteen months.
About the Megapacks
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The Megapacks (except the place in particular credited) are a gaggle attempt. every person at Wildside works on them. This contains John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and plenty of of Wildside’s authors… who usually recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their own!)
• The darkish Other
• A Martian Odyssey
• Valley of Dreams
• The Ideal
• Pygmalion’s Spectacles
• The Worlds of If
• The aspect of View
• Shifting Seas
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