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An anthology is a collection of literary works chosen by the compiler.
Anthony Boucher (born William Anthony Parker White; August 21, 1911 – April 29, 1968) was an American science fiction editor and author of mystery novels and short stories.
Coventry is a science fiction short story by Robert A. Heinlein and part of his Future History series.
Dell Publishing, an American publisher of books, magazines and comic books, was founded in 1921 by George T. Delacorte, Jr. with $10,000, two employees and one magazine title, ''I Confess'', and soon began turning out dozens of pulp magazines; everything from penny-a-word detective stories and articles about the movies, to even romance books (or “smoochies” as they were known in the slang term of the day).
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Edward Groff Conklin (September 6, 1904 – July 19, 1968) was a leading science fiction anthologist.
James Benjamin Blish (May 23, 1921 – July 30, 1975) was an American author of fantasy and science fiction.
Murray Leinster (June 16, 1896 – June 8, 1975) was a nom de plume of William Fitzgerald Jenkins, an award-winning American writer of science fiction and alternate history.
A paperback (also known as softback or softcover) is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.
Richard M. Powers (February 24, 1921 – March 9, 1996) was an American science fiction illustrator.
Robert Anson Heinlein (See also the biography at the end of For Us, the Living, 2004 edition, p. 261. July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) was an American science fiction writer.
Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings, futuristic science and technology, space travel, time travel, faster than light travel, parallel universes and extraterrestrial life.
A short story is a brief work of literature, usually written in narrative prose.
Six Great Short Science Fiction Novels is an anthology of science fiction short stories edited by Groff Conklin.
Edward Fairly Stuart Graham Cloete (23 July 1897 – 19 March 1976) was a South African novelist, essayist, biographer and short story writer.
Theodore Sturgeon (born Edward Hamilton Waldo; February 26, 1918 – May 8, 1985) was an American science fiction and horror writer and critic.
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.