The dreams our stuff is made of : : how science fiction conquered the world

Title The dreams our stuff is made of : : how science fiction conquered the world
Names Disch, Thomas M.
Book Number BR012179
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The author explores the influence that science fiction writing has had on American culture. He describes how the genre impacts on politics, religion, and daily life, traces the evolution of this style of writing beginning with Edgar Allan Poe, and discusses well-known writers and their works.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Writing - WRI
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, United States - HUS
Science Fiction - SCF
Literature - Analysis & Criticism - LIX
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2000 - B200
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Science fiction - History and criticism
Literature and society
Call Number 809.38762 ANF
Language English
Released 1998
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1998 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Free Press, c1998.
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