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James Cameron's story of science fiction

Award-winning writer, director, and producer James Cameron explores science fiction's roots and futuristic vision through interviews with Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ridley Scott, Christopher Nolan, among many others...

Pendragon : the guide to the territories of Halla —MacHale, D. J.

Conveys amazing sights of Halla from Bobby Pendragon's perspective. Describes the characters and imaginary places.

The Star trek, the next generation. Companion —Nemecek, Larry, author.

"A complete show-by-show guide to the ... television series"--Cover subtitle.

How science shapes science fiction

Whether science fiction is exploring current realities, extrapolating from the present to create imaginary futures, or just creating interesting settings for character-driven stories, it often relies on real science to b...

Luke Skywalker can't read and other geeky truths —Britt, Ryan, author.
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Romp through time and space, from the circus sideshows of 100 years ago to the Comic Cons of today, from darkest corners of the galaxy to the comfort of the couch. For anyone who pretended their flashlight was a lightsab...

Ten billion tomorrows : how science fiction technology became reality and shapes the future —Clegg, Brian.

"An exciting new book about real-life technology derived from science fiction and its impact on the world"--Provided by publisher.

Science fiction : a very short introduction —Seed, David.

This book doesn't offer a history of science fiction, but instead attempts to tie examples of science fiction to different historical moments, in order to demonstrate how science fiction has evolved over time, especially...

The science of science fiction : the influence of film and fiction on the science and culture of our times —Brake, Mark, author.

We are the first generation to live in a science fiction world. The science we do, the movies we watch, and the culture we consume is the stuff of fiction that became fact, the future imagined in our past--the future we ...

Books do furnish a life : reading and writing science —Dawkins, Richard, 1941- author.

In bringing together his forewords, afterwords, introductions, and reviews to works by some of the leading thinkers of our age, 'Books do Furnish a Life' celebrates the writers who communicate the ideas of science and th...

The Chrysalids, by John Wyndham : [study guide]

Helps students explore the major theme of intolerance, as well as subthemes: the survival of humanity, individual freedom and responsibility, human relationships.

James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction —Frakes, Randall, author.

"This companion to the AMC's mini-series features the full interviews plus essays by sci-fi insiders and rare concept art from Cameron's archives. For the show, James Cameron personally interviewed six of the biggest nam...

Lost Transmissions : The Secret History of Science Fiction and Fantasy —Boskovich, Desirina, author.

A fascinating illustrated history of lost, overlooked, and uncompleted works of science fiction and fantasy Science fiction and fantasy reign over popular culture now. Lost Transmissions is a rich trove of forgotten and ...

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