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By -,Nick Hubble,Aris Mousoutzanis

ISBN-10: 1441170960

ISBN-13: 9781441170965

ISBN-10: 1441197699

ISBN-13: 9781441197696

As we go through the twenty first century, the significance of technology fiction to the examine of English Literature is turning into more and more apparent. The technological know-how Fiction Handbook offers a finished advisor to the style and the way to check it for college students new to the sphere. particularly, it offers certain entries on significant writers within the SF box who may be encountered on university-level English Literature classes, starting from H.G. Wells and Philip okay. Dick, to Doris Lessing and Geoff Ryman. different positive factors comprise an ancient timeline, sections on key writers, critics and significant phrases, and case experiences of either literary and demanding works. within the later sections of the ebook, the altering nature of the technology fiction canon and its turning out to be function relating to the broader different types of English Literature are mentioned intensive introducing the reader to the most recent serious considering at the field.

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