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Edward James (1) (1947–)

Forfatter af The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

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61+ Værker 1,222 Medlemmer 15 Anmeldelser

Værker af Edward James

The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction (2003) — Redaktør; Bidragyder — 286 eksemplarer, 4 anmeldelser
The Franks (1988) 196 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
Terry Pratchett: Guilty Of Literature (2000) — Redaktør — 153 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature (2012) — Redaktør — 113 eksemplarer, 3 anmeldelser
A Short History of Fantasy (2009) 106 eksemplarer, 3 anmeldelser
Science Fiction in the Twentieth Century (1994) 77 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
Britain in the First Millennium (2000) 47 eksemplarer
Europe's Barbarians AD 200-600 (2009) 31 eksemplarer
Visigothic Spain: New Approaches (1980) — Redaktør — 7 eksemplarer
Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction: Number 43 (1988) — Redaktør — 3 eksemplarer
Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction: Number 67 (1996) — Redaktør — 2 eksemplarer
Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction: Number 66 (1996) 2 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
Index to Foundation 1-40 (1988) 1 eksemplar
Our ancient heritage (1977) 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

Black and Brown Planets: The Politics of Race in Science Fiction (2014) — Bidragyder — 18 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
Polder: A Festschrift for John Clute and Judith Clute (2006) — Bidragyder — 14 eksemplarer
The Power of Religion in Late Antiquity (2009) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer
Early medieval militarisation (2021) — Bidragyder — 4 eksemplarer

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Kanonisk navn
James, Edward
Juridisk navn
James, Edward Frederick
Priser og hædersbevisninger
SFRA Pilgrim Award (2004)



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 andre anmeldelser | 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 andre anmeldelser | 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.… (mere)
nwhyte | Jan 23, 2016 |



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