Книги в жанре «Научная Фантастика» (18409 книг)

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51. The Wonderful Power of Storytelling Читать →

Автор: Game conference speech: “The Wonderful Power of Storytelling” From the Computer Game Developers Conference, March 1991, San Jose CA Thank you very much for that introduction. I"d like to thank the conference committee for their hospitality and kindness — all the cola you can drink — and mind you those were genuine twinkies too, none of those newfangled…

52. Unstable Networks Читать →

Автор: The commentary at cyberspace events often comes from a surprisingly wide area of the political and social spectrum, especially considering that most of the principals dress alike, look alike, and all use the same machinery. Still, the widely various people who speak at events like this have a bedrock of agreement. They will all declare…

53. War Is Virtual Hell Читать →

Автор: The First Company of the 12th Armored Cavalry Regiment prepared for virtual battle. At the Combined Arms and Tactical Training Center (CATTC) in Fort Knox, Ky., the troops prepared to enter SIMNET – a virtual war delivered via network links. With the almost Disney-like mimicry typical of SIMNET operations, the warriors were briefed in an…

54. Red Star, Winter Orbit Читать →

Автор: , Colonel Korolev twisted slowly in his harness, dreaming of winter and gravity. Young again, a cadet, he whipped his horse across the late November steppes of Kazakhstan into dry red vistas of Martian sunset. That's wrong, he thought- And woke-in the Museum of the Soviet Triumph in Space-to the sounds of Romanenko and the KGB…

55. Primrose and Thorn Читать →

Автор: Nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novella in 1998.

56. Cuckoo's Egg Читать →

Автор: They named him Thorn. They told him he was of their people, although he was so different. He was ugly in their eyes, strange, sleek-skinned instead of furred, clawless, different. Yet he was of their power class: judge-warriors, the elite, the fighters, the defenders. Thorn knew that…

57. The Ruins, Or, Meditation On The Revolutions Of Empires Читать →

Автор: COMTE ET PAIR DE FRANCE. COMMANDEUR DE LA LEGION D"HONNEUR, MEMBRE DE L"ACADEMIE FRANCAISE, ET DE PLUSIEURS AUTRES SOCIETES SAVANTES. DEPUTY TO THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF 1789, AND AUTHOR OF “TRAVELS IN EGYPT AND SYRIA,” “NEW RESEARCHES ON ANCIENT HISTORY,” ETC. TO WHICH IS ADDED VOLNEY's ANSWER TO DR. PRIESTLY, A BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICE BY COUNT DARU, AND…

58. Contact Читать →

Автор: Pulitzer Prize-winner Carl Sagan imagines the greatest adventure of all—the discovery of an advanced civilization in the depths of space. In December 1999, a multinational team journeys out to the stars, to the most awesome encounter in human history. Who—or what—is out there?

59. Kontakt Читать →

Автор: …To byЕ‚o wielkoЕ›ci planety. Nie mogЕ‚o byД‡ tworem sztucznym wedЕ‚ug ludzkich miar, a przecieЕј byЕ‚o czymЕ› tak dziwnym i skomplikowanym, Ејe ponad wszelkД… wД…tpliwoЕ›Д‡ sЕ‚uЕјyД‡ musiaЕ‚o wyЕјszym celom lub ucieleЕ›niaД‡ jakД…Е› ideД™. BЕ‚yszczД…c w orbicie polarnej obok wielkiej, biaЕ‚oniebieskiej gwiazdy, przypominaЕ‚o olbrzymi, nierГіwnomierny mnogoЕ›cian, obЕ‚oЕјony milionami miseczkowato zagЕ‚Д™bionych muszelek. KaЕјda muszelka celowaЕ‚a w okreЕ›lony punkt…

60. Aurora in Four Voices Читать →

Автор: First appeared in Analog Science Fiction and Fact, December 1998. Nominated for Best Novella….

61. A Bone to Pick Читать →

Автор: In less than a year, I went to three weddings and one funeral. By late May (at the second wedding but before the funeral) I had decided it was going to be the worst year of my life. The second wedding was actually a happy one from my point of view, but my smile muscles…

62. A Fool and his Honey Читать →

Автор: The day everything went rotten was the day the woodman went crazy in my backyard. My mother and her husband, John Queensland, were just leaving when Darius Quattermain rattled up my driveway, his battered blue pickup pulling a trailer full of split oak. Mother (Aida Brattle Teagarden Queensland) had taken a moment from her busy…

63. All Together Dead Читать →

Автор: ACKNOWLEDGMENTS There are a few people I've thanked before and need to thank again: Robin Burcell, former cop and present writer, and FBI Agent George Fong, who were great about answering my questions about security and bomb disposal. I appreciate the input of Sam Saucedo, the former newscaster and now writer, who explained a few…

64. An Ice cold Grave Читать →

Автор: I"d like to dedicate this book to some people that always make me happy when I see them: Susan McBride, Julie Wray Herman, Dean James, Daniel Hale, Treva Miller, Steve Brewer, Dan Hale, and Elaine Viets. I have some more books to catch up to the ones I've missed!

65. Dancers In The Dark — Night's Edge Читать →

Автор: ACKNOWLEDGMENT My thanks to dancers past and present Coco Ihle, Larry Roquemone, Jo Dierdorff, Shelley Freydont and the very helpful Molly McBride. Special thanks go to Doris Ann Norris,. reference librarian to the stars, who can look up the inner dimensions of a…

66. Dead as a Doornail Читать →

Автор: This book is dedicated to a wonderful woman I don't get to see often enough. Janet Hutchings (then an editor at Walker, now editor of Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine) was brave enough to take me on many years ago after I"d taken a long sabbatical from writing. God bless her. I didn't thank Patrick Schulz…

67. Dead to the World Читать →

Автор: Dead to the World Charlaine Harris Book 4 in the Southern Vampire series Though they"ll probably never read it, this book is dedicated to all the coaches—baseball, football,…

68. Definitely Dead Читать →

Автор: Obviously, this book was finished months before Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast. Since much of the plot is set in New Orleans, I struggled with whether I would leave Definitely Dead as it was, or include the catastrophe of August and September. After much thought, since Sookie's visit takes place in the early spring…

69. From Dead to Worse Читать →

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70. Grave Sight Читать →

Автор: T HE silent witnesses lie everywhere, passing from one form of matter to another, gradually becoming unrecognizable to their nearest and dearest. Their bodies are rolled into gullies, shut in the trunks of abandoned cars, harnessed to cement blocks and thrown down to the bottom of lakes. Those more hastily discarded are…