Great Science Fiction of the 80s and 90s
We have a list for 2000 onwards, but I thought there should be a list of great late-20th century sci-fi books. Please only vote for books if they were first published from 1980 to 1999!
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message 1: by Mitchell (new)

Mitchell I'm thinking that splitting this list into two lists - one for the 80s and one for the 90s - would be a good idea - also which list are you thinking of as relates to the 2000s? There are also decent lists for the 40s, 50s and 60s. https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/4...

perhaps we should add a 70s and reference each of these in the list description.


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