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The Dictionary of Science Fiction Places

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Take a journey across space and time into the farthest reaches of the human imagination with this book that describes more than 1,500 places and their inhabitants. Illustrations.
Paperback, 384 pages
Published April 29th 1999 by Fireside Books (first published 1999)
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Sep 24, 2012 Andrew rated it liked it
This book is a mix to me - the entries are fascinating - I love to explore and try out new books, authors and genres and this is a great way without ruining the book you pick up. it gives you facts and details in a dispassionate and neutral manner which is great - as say a guide book is to tempt you round sights when you go out exploring or are looking for places to visit. What let me down was the internal artwork - its line drawings and they are basic at best- to me they give a rather pulp amat ...more
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Dec 26, 2010 Roland Volz rated it really liked it
This one is interesting! It seems superficially to be similar to the Dictionary of Imaginary Places, which I love. However, the art and cartography is nowhere near the same class, which is a pity.
Aug 13, 2009 Curtiss rated it liked it
Shelves: science-fiction
A compendium of those "places" made famous in various science fiction stories.
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