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Edward James (1) (1947–)

Autor(a) de The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

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61+ Works 1,202 Membros 15 Críticas

Obras por Edward James

The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction (2003) — Editor; Contribuidor — 283 exemplares
The Franks (1988) 191 exemplares
Terry Pratchett: Guilty Of Literature (2000) — Editor — 151 exemplares
The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature (2012) — Editor — 111 exemplares
A Short History of Fantasy (2009) 105 exemplares
Britain in the First Millennium (2000) 46 exemplares
Europe's Barbarians AD 200-600 (2009) 29 exemplares
Visigothic Spain: New Approaches (1980) — Editor — 7 exemplares
Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction: Number 43 (1988) — Editor — 3 exemplares
Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction: Number 67 (1996) — Editor — 2 exemplares
Index to Foundation 1-40 (1988) 1 exemplar
Our ancient heritage (1977) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Black and Brown Planets: The Politics of Race in Science Fiction (2014) — Contribuidor — 18 exemplares
Polder: A Festschrift for John Clute and Judith Clute (2006) — Contribuidor — 13 exemplares
The Power of Religion in Late Antiquity (2009) — Contribuidor — 9 exemplares
Early medieval militarisation (2021) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum

Nome canónico
James, Edward
Nome legal
James, Edward Frederick
Data de nascimento
Prémios e menções honrosas
SFRA Pilgrim Award (2004)



dond_ashall | 2 outras críticas | Feb 7, 2024 |
A set of essays that vary in quality and subject matter. Some emphasize history of a genre or subdivision, others are more based on literary theory.
ritaer | 2 outras críticas | Nov 12, 2022 |
Quite heavy reading. Extremely informative and well researched as is expected of a Cambridge Companion. However there is some confusion regarding Urban fantasy and paranormal romance.
Andorion | 2 outras críticas | Feb 6, 2021 |

It's a jolly good and fairly short read, looking at Bujold's sf and fantasy work (arguing in passing that the Sharing Knife books are really sf rather than fantasy), and also looking at her treatment of culture, characterisation, disability / genetic modification, women / sexuality and war, leadership, and honor. It's a text in dialogue with a lot of other work, including The Vorkosigan Companion, A Reader's Companion to A Civil Campaign, Jo Walton and the author herself. It's always nice when an author you like writes a book you like about a subject you like.… (mais)
nwhyte | Jan 23, 2016 |



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