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Industrial Revolution

3.53  ·  Rating Details ·  57 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
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The Rogue (1963) - Poul Anderson
Industrial Revolution (1963) - Winston P. Sanders

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Published July 24th 2010 (first published September 1963)
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Lyn
Jul 17, 2013 Lyn rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Industrial Revolution by Poul Anderson is a novella first published in 1963. It is a somewhat introspective adventure story about the legendary beginnings of an organized revolution of asteroid miners against an authoritative and bureaucratic Earth. Anderson’s scientific narrative is detailed and speculative rather than fantastic.

As other stories I have read from him, he tends toward the hard science fiction of Heinlein and Asimov rather than the softer, humanistic and fantastic sub-genre popul
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Adhoc
Feb 06, 2017 Adhoc rated it liked it
Shelves: best-free-reads
Good solid scifi
Quiliano Anderson
Feb 02, 2013 Quiliano Anderson rated it did not like it
boring...
Jonathan Stevens
May 03, 2013 Jonathan Stevens rated it liked it
This short story concerns the revolution of colonies in the asteroid belt
against a bloated and corrupt welfare state back home on Earth. Libertarian
themes. A pretty good suspense story.
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Pseudonym A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, Winston P. Sanders, P. A. Kingsley.

Poul William Anderson was an American science fiction author who began his career during one of the Golden Ages of the genre and continued to write and remain popular into the 21st century. Anderson also authored several works of fantasy, historical novels, and a prodigious number of short stories. He received numerous a
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