KATSAUS VUOTEEN 1887
Kirjoittanut Edvard Bellamy.
Saksasta suomentanut J. K. Kari.
Ensimm"aisen kerran julkaistu 1902.
Edvard Bellamy, amerikalainen sanomalehtimies ja kirjailija, syntyi Massachusettin valtiossa Yhdysvalloissa 1850. H"anen teostaan >>Vuonna 2000>> pidet"a"an parhaana tulevaisuuden yhteiskuntaa kuvailevana romaanina, kuten n"akyy sen suunnattomasta menekist"akin. Sit"a myytiin Yhdysvalloissa parin ensim"aisen vuoden kuluessa jo yli 300,000 kpl. Samaan aikaan meni Englannissa sen lis"aksi kaupaksi kolma...
The Coffin Cure
by Alan E. Nourse
When the discovery was announced, it was Dr. Chauncey Patrick Coffin who announced it. He had, of course, arranged with uncanny skill to take most of the credit for himself. If it turned out to be greater than he had hoped, so much the better. His presentation was scheduled for the last night of the American College of Clinical Practitioners' annual meeting, and Coffin had fully intended it to be a bombshell.
It was. Its explosion exceeded even Dr. Coffin's wilder expectations, which took quite a bit of doing. In the end he...
The body tanks had to be replenished and the ship had to
be serviced and the crew was having a Lotus dream in its
bed of protoplasm. But Kelly knew how to arouse them....
By Kenneth O'Hara
Illustrated by Paul Orban
The Crew pulsed with contentment, and its communal singing brought a
pleasant kind of glow that throbbed gently in the control room.
"'Has anybody here seen Kelly ... K E double L Y?'"
"Shut up and dig my thought!" Kelly's stubborn will insisted. "I...
This etext was produced from The Counterfeit Man More Science Fiction Stories by Alan E. Nourse published in 1963. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed. Minor spelling and typographical errors have been corrected without note.
The Dark Door
It was almost dark when he awoke, and lay on the bed, motionless and trembling, his heart sinking in the knowledge that he should never have slept. For almost half a minute, eyes wide with fear, he lay in the s...
THE GREAT WAR SYNDICATE
FRANK R. STOCKTON
Author of "The Lady or the Tiger," "Rudder Grange,"
"The Casting Away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs.
Aleshine," "What Might Have Been
Expected," etc., etc.
THE GREAT WAR SYNDICATE.
In the spring of a certain year, not far from the close of the
nineteenth century, when the political relations between the United
States and Great Britain became so strained that careful observers on
both sides of the Atlantic were forced to the belief that a serious
break in these relations might ...
ESSAYS ON LIFE
ART AND SCIENCE
AUTHOR OF "EREWHON," "EREWHON RE VISITED,"
"THE WAY OF ALL FLESH," ETC.
R. A. STREATFEILD
A. C. FIFIELD
Printed by BALLANTYNE, HANSON & CO
At the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh.
Ramblings in Cheapside
The Aunt, The Nieces, and the Dog
How to make the best of life
The Sanctuary of Montrigone
A Medieval Girl School
Art in the Valley of Saas
Thought and Language
The Deadlock in Darwinism
It is hardly necessary ...
History was repeating itself; there were moats and nobles in Pennsylvania and vassals in Manhattan and the barbarian hordes were overrunning the land.
BY JOHN SENTRY
It was just as he saw The Barbarian's squat black tankette lurch hurriedly into a nest of boulders that young Giulion Geoffrey realized he had been betrayed. With the muzzle of his own cannon still hot from the shell that had jammed The Barbarian's turret, he had yanked the starboard track lever to wheel into position for the finishing shot. All around him, the remnants...
Illustrated by Bernklau
THE BIG FIX
BY GEORGE O. SMITH
Anyone who holds that telepathy and psi powers would mean an end to crime quite obviously underestimates the ingenuity of the human race. Now consider a horserace that had to be fixed ...
It was April, a couple of weeks before the Derby. We were playing poker, which is a game of skill that has nothing to do with the velocity of horse meat.
Phil Howland kept slipping open but he managed to close up before I ...
This etext was produced from Analog Science Fact & Fiction September
1961. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the
U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.
By DARREL T. LANGART
That he was a phony Swami was beyond doubt. That he was a
genuine prophet, though, seemed ... but then, what's the
Transcriber's note: A few typographical errors have been corrected: they
are listed at the end of the text. The errata on pp. 70, 118, 162, 310,
352, 367 & 407 have been applied to the text.
OF THE PRESENT
Undertakings, Studies, and Labours
For Anno 1665, and 1666.
In the SAVOY ,
Printed by T. N. for John Martyn at the Bell, a little without
Temple Bar , and James Allestr...