Three highly acclaimed galaxy-spanning science fiction novels from Poul Anderson, one of the great figures in the genre.
From The SF Gateway, the most comprehensive digital library of classic science fiction and fantasy titles ever assembled, comes an ideal sample introduction to Poul Anderson, one of the great figures in the genre.
Anderson served as President of the Science Fiction Writers of America and won multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards. He was named a SFWA Grand Master in 1998. This omnibus showcases some of the best of his galaxy-spanning science fiction, containing the acclaimed novels Brain Wave, The Boat Of A Million Years And The Guardians Of Time.
About the Author
Poul William Anderson (1926 - 2001) was born in Pennsylvania to Scandinavian parents. His family lived for a time in Denmark but moved back to the United States after the outbreak of the Second World War. They settled in Minnesota, where Anderson received a degree in physics from the University of Minnesota.
Anderson began writing while still an undergraduate and published his first story in 1947. He was active throughout the second half of the 20th century, producing such classic works as the Dominic Flandry books and The High Crusade, and winning multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards. He has served as President of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and was a founding member of the Society for Creative Anachronism. In 1998 he was named an SFWA Grand Master. He collaborated regularly with wife, Karen, and their daughter is married to noted science fiction writer Greg Bear. Poul Anderson died in July 2001.
Number Of Pages: 684
Published: 11th February 2014
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 15.0 x 4.1
Weight (kg): 0.91
Edition Number: 1