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Frontiers past and future : science fiction and the American West / Carl Abbott.

Author/creator Abbott, Carl, 1944-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoLawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2006.
Descriptionviii, 230 pages ; 24 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents
Contents Introduction: launching pads -- Never final frontiers -- Beyond Alaska: Sourdoughs, Lunies, Belters, and other tough guys -- Science projects -- Johnny Appleseed, John Wayne, and homesteading on the extraterrestrial frontier -- Frontier democracy -- On the urban edge -- Information everywhere: Pacific destinies in the twenty-first century -- Bigger than Texas! Americans, our Wests, and science fiction.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [189]-218) and index.
LCCN 2005027616
ISBN0700614303 (alk. paper)

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Joyner General Stacks PS374.S35 A23 2006 ✔ Available Place Hold