The Resource Cracking the sky, Brenda Cooper

Cracking the sky, Brenda Cooper

Label
Cracking the sky
Title
Cracking the sky
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Cooper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brenda Cooper's first science fiction only collection treats readers to human stories about the future. Meet a physicist who searches across timelines in a desperate attempt to travel across them herself, a young woman who tries to recover the magic of a trip on a river with her grandfather, a young couple who suspect their neighbor child is being raised by robots and many moree. This capable collection of hard SF stories focuses squarely on worldbuilding, from the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. to the far reaches of space
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
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1960-
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Cooper, Brenda
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Technology
  • Time travel
  • Life on other planets
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Life on other planets
  • Technology
  • Time travel
Label
Cracking the sky, Brenda Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. On a future Earth. The robot's girl ; Savant songs ; Riding in Mexico ; The war of the flowers ; Trainer of whales ; Star of humanity ; My father's singularity -- pt. II. Space. The trellis (with Larry Niven) ; Second shift ; Blood bonds -- pt. III. Stories from Fremont's children. The Hebras and the demons of the damned ; The street of all designs -- pt. IV. Short and to the point. My grandfather's river ; Tea with Jillian ; For the love of mechanical minds ; Entropy and emergence ; Alien graveyards ; A hand and honor ; Mind expeditions -- pt. V. Military science fiction. For the love of metal dogs ; Cracking the sky
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Fairwood Press edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781933846507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919005391
  • 2153480
  • (OCoLC)919005391
  • (OCoLC)ocn919005391
  • 2153480
Label
Cracking the sky, Brenda Cooper
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. On a future Earth. The robot's girl ; Savant songs ; Riding in Mexico ; The war of the flowers ; Trainer of whales ; Star of humanity ; My father's singularity -- pt. II. Space. The trellis (with Larry Niven) ; Second shift ; Blood bonds -- pt. III. Stories from Fremont's children. The Hebras and the demons of the damned ; The street of all designs -- pt. IV. Short and to the point. My grandfather's river ; Tea with Jillian ; For the love of mechanical minds ; Entropy and emergence ; Alien graveyards ; A hand and honor ; Mind expeditions -- pt. V. Military science fiction. For the love of metal dogs ; Cracking the sky
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Fairwood Press edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781933846507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919005391
  • 2153480
  • (OCoLC)919005391
  • (OCoLC)ocn919005391
  • 2153480

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