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Beyond the Beyond

3.34  ·  Rating details ·  73 ratings  ·  4 reviews

MEMORY: They peeled his mind from his body and sent him to enslave his own planet . . . (appeared as "A World Called Maanerek" in Galaxy Science Fiction, July 1957)

DAY OF BURNING: An interplanetary Mafia is chosen to save a strange civilization from a supernova . . . (appeared as "Supernova" in Analog Science Fa
Paperback, 263 pages
Published November 15th 1977 by Signet (first published August 1st 1969)
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Steve Rainwater
Apr 09, 2019 rated it it was ok
A collection of Anderson's ok but unmemorable pulp stories from the 1950s.
May 27, 2010 rated it liked it
Shelves: on-the-way-out
OK. Some of the stories were interesting. None mind blowing. Well written.

This is OLD school SF. Treatment of women was varied. One of the stories actually had a woman upset that she couldn't do anything. A man said something like "Yes, you can. You can cook for us." That made me laugh about the extreme traditional view of women. Another story had a woman FBI agent. She was basically working with a man superhero, so it was reasonable that he did almost all of the fighting. She fought a little, r
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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