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  • TWO MASTERS OF HUMOROUS SCIENCE FICTION TOGETHER!Elves. Leprechauns. Gremlins. Call them what you like. These little dudes may be the stuff of legend, but they're just as real as you and me. Far from the mythical, magical creatures of rumor, they ar...


  • Quarantine...Ever since Earth's first starship crept out on sublight drive a hundred years ago and was met by an emissary of the Galactic Federation, man has lived as a prisoner in the solar system. The Federation decreed that unless man could demons...


  • There had to be a reason why that isolated human colony had been able to survive mankind's implacable enemies. But nobody had been able to get to the quaintly named Dunroamin to find out. If they had a secret defense, it could be the answer to a hund...


  • The Childe Cycle, also known as the Dorsai series, is Gordon R. Dickson's future history of humankind and its ultimate destiny. Now one of its central novels return to print in a two-volume corrected edition. In The Final Encyclopedia the human race ...


  • There are many legends on the planet of the Dorsai, the breeding ground for heroes. Here are two of them. Lost Dorsai: The New Dorsai Companion contains the Hugo Award winning novella, Lost Dorsai, and Dickson's classic short story "Warrior....


  • They called their secret society Members of the Human Race, but the majority of humanity preferred to call them "the Inhumans." That's because it was generally believed that they were a vicious masked gang of vivisectionists, mutators, and monster-ma...


  • What is the next step in man's evolution and will we recognize it when it arrives? Art sighed. He had long ago come to the conclusion that since the two billion other people in the world could not very well all be out of step at the same time, it was...


  • The Nature of Things is Lucretius’ Epicurean masterpiece, worry not about tomorrow, live for today. Fear not death and experience life here and now. Dangerous ideas when they were first composed, but the power of these words have helped shape moder...


  • One day Kil Bruner was a solid Class A engineer in a society of World Police and citizen Files, jet-set migrants and status-ranking Stability keys. But the Police ordered Kil to forget about his missing wife Ellen - and that was a mistake. Because Ki...







  • Gordon R. Dicksons Childe Cycle of novels depicting the future of the human race has been one of the grand epics of science fiction. At the time of his death in 2001, Dickson was writing Antagonist, the tale of Bleys Ahrens turn toward darkness. Now ...


  • DANGER HUMAN The Universe is not a nice neighborhood, and the neighbors may be downright hostile--but you can't keep a good human down! A master of science fiction adventure looks at what happens when powerful aliens meet puny humans, with results...


  • A Nebula Award-winning Author During an action on the third planet from Arcturus, soldier Cal Truent woke up in the hospital with a sixteen-hour hole in his memory. No one knows what it is that Cal has forgotten, but his superiors can't take the chan...


  • With most of the world wrapped in a hypnotic deep sleep, Rafe Harald arrives from the moon to find a friend and is shadowed by agents of the failing world government and a mysterious figure known as the Old Man. Reprint....


  • Jim Eckert, the Dragon Knight, must now confront the three disasters that lie in wait for any visitor to the English Middle Ages: war, plague, and Plantagenets. The plague is caused by a covert invasion of shape-changing goblins with plague-tipped...


  • HUMANS OR HEMNOIDS: AN UNBEARABLE CHOICE! Planet Dilbia is in a crucial location for both humans and their adversaries, the Hemnoids. Therefore making friends with the Dilbians and establishing a human presence there is of the utmost importance,...



  • The Dark Powers threaten proud King Arthur and his knights, as they reside under the sea in the land of Lyonesse, leading to a call for help to the Dragon Knight, Jim Eckert, and his friends. Reprint....


  • Jim Eckert travels to a parallel medieval world only to find that he can transform himself into a large dragon named Gorbash, and now as Baron de Bois de Malencontri et Riveroak, he must once again assume the shape of the dragon to save his enchanted...


  • The Childe Cycle, also known as the Dorsai series, is Gordon R. Dickson's future history of humankind and its ultimate destiny. Now one of its central novels return to print in a two-volume corrected edition.In The Final Encyclopedia the human race i...


  • The Childe Cycle, also known as the Dorsai series, is Gordon R. Dickson's future history of humankind and its ultimate destiny. Now one of its central novels return to print in a two-volume corrected edition.In The Final Encyclopedia the human race i...


  • The Childe Cycle, also known as the Dorsai series, is Gordon R. Dickson's future history of humankind and its ultimate destiny. Now one of its central novels return to print in a two-volume corrected edition.In The Final Encyclopedia the human race i...


  • Venturing out on a supposedly simple quest to the Holy Land, the Dragon Knight encounters such unexpected challenges as pirates, sea giants, and the legendary Djinn, all of which threaten to make his voyage the most dangerous quest known to man or dr...


  • Earth has been contacted by galactic civilization, and Tom and his wife, Lucy, seem to be the perfect candidates to tour the galaxy as Earth's representatives and learn the ways of the galaxy, but on their performance hinges Earth's relations with ot...


  • 'Tis the season for treachery: The Earl of Somerset is throwing a lavish Christmas feast, a revel above all others to celebrate the holiday. But the Dark Powers have chosen this joyous time to launch a massive offensive. An army of land-hungry trolls...


  • Bleys Ahrens is now a political power on the planet Association, home of the Friendlies. His people--his Others, not Dorsai or Friendly or Exotic, but hybrids--are in place on all the new worlds, and are ready to take his message to the greater human...



  • Stranded on the Quarantined World of Quebahr, the first high-school students selected to leave Earth for study in the Galactic Federation must overcome their lack of training and learn to adapt and survive. Reprint....







  • What do you do when you're being misunderstood by an alien race whose weapons are meaner than yours? There's a time for diplomacy... and a time when good old human cunning is the only alternative....



  • Gordon R. Dickson continues his thrilling saga--the tale of a twentieth-century American transformed into a Dragon Knight and transported into a fantastic medieval adventure! Serpent or dragon--which is the stronger? Raised from the deep and ready...


  • A collection of short stories set in a future of space-age wars features works by Christopher Anvil, Raymond E. Banks, Sonya Dorman, Joe W. Haldeman, Harry Harrison, Chad Oliver, and Jack Vance. Original....


  • Gordon R. Dickson returns to one of his most beloved creations--a fantastic medieval world in which a twentieth-century American is transformed into a knight... and a dragon. In THE DRAGON ON THE BORDER, Sir James, the Dragon Knight, faces his mos...


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  • Earth is but a memory...the real action these days is in The Magnicate, a league of all the human worlds in the galaxy. At the center of The Magnicate is the Hub, a huge artificial world from which control of Human Space flows. The Hub governmet is i...


  • Earth is but a memory...the real action these days is in The Magnicate, a league of all the human worlds in the galaxy. At the center of the Magnicate is the Hub, a huge artificial world from which control of Human Space flows. The Hub government is ...


  • YOUNG BLEYS is the newest volume in Gordon R. Dickson's masterpiece, "The Childe Cycle," a future history that has been thrilling readers for more than three decades. By the workings of chance Bleys Ahrens was born the genetic equal of Hal Mayne, ...


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    The machine that controlled all life wouldn't tolerate any interference. People who refused to be regulated had to be disposed of - isolated, driven insane, murdered. A small group of men had dedicated themselves to fighting this Frankenstein of man'...


  • Sir James Eckert, now Baron de Bois de Malencontri et Riveroak, woke one morning with the odd sensation that something was wrong... and it was. During the night he had been transformed back into the shape of a dragon. Now Jim must embark on a new ...



  • Only one thing could lure Hal Mayne away from his research aboard the Final Encyclopedia. It was the shattering news of the Younger Worlds' oncoming defeat--an inevitable triumph for the cross-cultural hybrids known as the Others. To save Earth's ...


  • You are Mies Ohanlon, active-duty officer of the elite corps known as the Dorsai. Young and inexperienced, you are about to take on your first assignment--a raw, violent challenge that will make or break your career in the finest military force in th...















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    SOLDIER OF SPACE. HERO OF DESTINY Throughout the Fourteen Worlds of humanity, no race is as feared and respected as the Dorsai. The ultimate warriors, they are known for their deadly rages, unbreakable honor, and fierce independence. No man rules ...


  • Combining action, adventure, and emotion the author pits humans against insurmountable aliens, bitter weather on frontier planets, and their own fears to depict man's heroism in the struggle for survival...


  • Jim Eckert was a dragon. He hadn't planned it that way, but that's what happened when he set out to rescue his betrothed. Following her through an erratic astral-projection machine, Jim suddenly found himself in a cockeyed world -- locked in the bod...


  • "Imagine an Earth totally dominated by an alien race. Imagine that humans and their technology are completely powerless against these invaders. Imagine a world in which people are nothing more than cattle to their new masters... "Now imagine that ...





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  • The ancient starship La Chasse Gallerie is found drifting perilously in space. Despite heavy damage from alien Laagi warships, incredibly the ship is till intact and the voice of its pilot, Raoul Penard, comes through loud and clear. But Petard died ...


  • Harb Mallard, the ambitious new Sector Chief for the Galactic Expansion Service, decides to circumvent Service guidelines and convert the alien inhabitants of world 49381D by taking control of a local warlike faction...




  • After the police order him to forget his missing wife, Kil Bruner's search leads him to deformed psychos, secret societies of wierd giants, time-warping superhumans, and warring conspiracies ready to destroy Earth...



  • Jami al-Kafir, a young Scottish prince turned bodyguard for a jewel merchant in Ayla, is tricked by an unscrupulous Persian sorcerer into kidnapping an exquisite and enchanted young woman called the White Flower...




  • With most of the world wrapped in a hypnotic deep sleep, Rafe Harald arrives from the moon to find a friend and is shadowed by agents of the failing world government and a mysterious figure known as the Old Man. Reprint....


  • One hundred years into the future, the first expedition from Earth reaches Alpha Centurai III and discovers that all life, including humankind, is governed by the Throne World and Earth is only a primitive outpost, but one man from Earth will show th...


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  • in There Will Be War, Vol. VI: Guns of Darkness
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    ECHO THROUGH THE LAND... From the gray gunsmoke mists of a far-off alien realm to a violent valley of sinister shadows and frightfully bloody death, from an evil planet haunted by generals of the past and the soldiers who served them to a brutal t...


  • in There Will Be War, Vol. VI: Warrior
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    WARRIOR! spans the length and depths of interstellar space, breaching the farthest reaches of infinity. From the deepest heart of the starkest black hole to the dazzling chaos of starry inception man endlessly replays the tireless scenarios of war. F...




  • Presents fifteen stories of future weaponry and warfare, involving murderously sophisticated and otherworldly technologies, interplanetary and extra-temporal battles, and interstellar advances, retreats, and devastations...



  • One man is mentally linked to an alien who is spearheading an invasion of Earth; a group of soldiers fight to win new space for Earth; and a small group of men fight against a machine that controls all life....


  • Have you ever wondered what could happen if only things were a little different? Perhaps if only you were a little different? Is there any thinking person who has not pondered the almost infinite potential of man? Gordon R. Dickson, winner of the Hug...


  • Jens Wylie would never leave Earth, but his heart was with the brave men and women of the first Mars Expedition, enchanted by the siren song of the stars. As U.S. Undersecretary of Space, he thought he could share some small part of that bold advent...


  • The World was quiet and that was bad, for it was the quiet not of peace but of stagnation. Strife was ended but so was progress, growth, human striving - except in the hidden laboratories and redoubts of the underground members of Humanity. They da...


  • V/G+to LIKE NEW CONDITION. FIRST ACE PRINTING. Different cover than shown, dinosaur w/ scuba diver in mouth. Feb. 1981 mass market paperback, Gordon R. Dickson (The Dragon and the George). A wonderful collection of science fiction stories to expand t...


  • Pacifism will always be a powerful moral force, even -- perhaps especially -- to the Dorsai. For those of this planet of warriors born and bred are not as other men; once a Dorsai's heart is given he holds nothing back, and does not count the cost. E...


  • Aug 1974 DAW mass market paperback, #UJ1526. 3rd printing. Gordon R. Dickson (Dorsai!). The Star Road is a collection of science fiction stories by Gordon R. Dickson. It was first published by Doubleday in 1973. The stories originally appeared in the...


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  • Who are the "Masters" of Everon? Masters of Everon, announces the brass plate on the door of the original Everon colonists' corporate headquarters. But somehow Everon resisted all their efforts; it was as if the planet itself fought against human ...


  • The Childe Cycle is the lifework of one of science fiction's greatest practitioners, Gordon R. Dickson. The centerpiece of that lifework is the planet Dorsai and its people. Here, for the first time, in a special, profusely illustrated edition, is a...


  • RIDERS ON THE TIME STORM The time storm had devastated the Earth, and all but a small fraction of humankind has vanished. In the rubble of the world, three survivors had formed an unlikely trio: Marc Despard, determined to find a way to stop the t...


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    Castaways between the stars...Trapped in the confines of their fragile lifeship, a tiny band of aliens and humans faces the awesome challenge of survival after the mysterious explosion of a giant spaceship.Giles Steel, a member of Earth's master race...



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    FORMULA FOR REVENGE Take one high-spirited little boy. Kill his family before his eyes. Allow him to escape. Give him time to grow up. You're in trouble....


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    One man, one world, against all comers. It's obvious that Cletus Graeme--limping, mild-mannered, scholarly--doesn't belong on a battlefield. He's published three books on strategy and tactics, and is working on his fourth: doubtless a worthy pursu...


  • Aug 1978 mass market paperback, Gordon R. Dickson (The Dragon On The Border). Annihilating everything before it, a horde of monstrous space travelers were advancing through the stars. And Earth lay in their route. To defend their home planets, the wo...



  • in The Eternal City

    Collecting tales of Roman glory and decadence written by science fiction authors, this melding of past and future themes includes stories by Poul Anderson, Gordon R. Dickson, David Drake, and Robert E. Howard...


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