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Spectrum 4

by Kingsley Amis (Editor), Robert Conquest (Editor)

Other authors: Brian W. Aldiss (Contributor), Kingsley Amis (Contributor), Christopher Anvil (Contributor), Anthony Boucher (Contributor), John Brunner (Contributor)12 more, Hal Clement (Contributor), Allan Danzig (Contributor), Howard Fast (Contributor), Ron Goulart (Contributor), John Jakes (Contributor), Damon Knight (Contributor), C. M. Kornbluth (Contributor), Fritz Leiber (Contributor), C. S. Lewis (Contributor), Cordwainer Smith (Contributor), John Wyndham (Contributor), Wayland Young (Contributor)

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A collection of 14 sf short stories, published in 1965; all of them are by men, and most are from the early sixties, but the two standout pieces, "The Marching Morons" by Cyril Kornbluth and "Barrier" by Anthony Boucher, are both a bit older (1951 and 1942 respectively). It may just be the editors' taste, but an awful lot of these seemed to be set in future dystopias with a strong distrust and dislike of the common herd. The collection is prefaced by an interview with C.S. Lewis conducted by Kingsley Amis and Brian Aldiss. ( )
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Conquest, RobertEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Aldiss, Brian W.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Amis, KingsleyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anvil, ChristopherContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Boucher, AnthonyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brunner, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Clement, HalContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Danzig, AllanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fast, HowardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Goulart, RonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jakes, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Knight, DamonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kornbluth, C. M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Leiber, FritzContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lewis, C. S.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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