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A naturalized American who was born in Canada on November 1, 1923, Gordon Rupert Dickson is a popular science fiction writer. Dickson graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1948 and made his home in Minneapolis. Among his many novels, especially notable is Soldier, Ask Not, which won the Hugo Award in 1965. For many years, Dickson's most engrossing project was his Childe Cycle, a series of novels about humanity's evolutionary potential, which included a group of futuristic books that are popularly known as the Dorsai Cycle. Dickson also wrote hundreds of short stories and novelettes including Call Him Lord, for which he received a Nebula Award in 1966. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Dragon and the George 1,509 copies, 11 reviews
Dorsai! 1,442 copies, 21 reviews
Soldier, Ask Not 1,140 copies, 9 reviews
Tactics of Mistake 1,017 copies, 10 reviews
Necromancer 870 copies, 6 reviews
The Final Encyclopedia 750 copies, 7 reviews
The Dragon Knight 713 copies, 3 reviews
The Spirit of Dorsai 700 copies, 3 reviews
The Chantry Guild 629 copies, 3 reviews
Time Storm 605 copies, 7 reviews
The Dragon on the Border 530 copies, 1 review
Wolf And Iron 502 copies, 8 reviews
The Dragon at War 468 copies, 1 review
Way of the Pilgrim 452 copies, 6 reviews
Lost Dorsai 423 copies, 1 review
Young Bleys 421 copies, 1 review
The Outposter 395 copies, 1 review
Wolfling 394 copies, 2 reviews
Masters of Everon 376 copies, 3 reviews
The Forever Man 338 copies, 3 reviews
The Lifeship 337 copies, 2 reviews
Ancient, My Enemy 331 copies, 3 reviews
The Alien Way 328 copies, 3 reviews
Earthman's Burden (Author) 323 copies, 6 reviews
The Dragon and the Gnarly King 321 copies, 1 review
The Dragon and the Djinn 320 copies, 3 reviews
Other 307 copies, 1 review
The Far Call 297 copies, 6 reviews
Mission to Universe 290 copies, 2 reviews
SpacePaw 263 copies, 3 reviews
Hoka! (Author) 260 copies, 3 reviews
Naked to the stars 260 copies, 1 review
Hour of the Horde 253 copies, 3 reviews
The Magnificent Wilf 252 copies, 2 reviews
The Star Road 244 copies, 1 review
The Earth Lords 235 copies
None But Man 222 copies, 1 review
The Right To Arm Bears 220 copies, 4 reviews
Three to Dorsai! 214 copies, 3 reviews
The Pritcher Mass 202 copies, 1 review
Star Prince Charlie (Author) 191 copies, 1 review
Hoka! Hoka! Hoka! (Author) 190 copies, 2 reviews
Pro 182 copies, 4 reviews
Spacial Delivery 180 copies, 1 review
Planet Run 179 copies, 1 review
Jamie the Red 175 copies, 1 review
The R-Master 172 copies, 2 reviews
Five Fates 169 copies, 5 reviews
Hokas Pokas! (Author) 164 copies, 3 reviews
Alien Art 153 copies, 1 review
Space Winners 151 copies, 1 review
The Day the Sun Stood Still (Contributor) 149 copies, 1 review
The Man From Earth 140 copies, 1 review
Arcturus Landing 135 copies
Of War and Honor 134 copies, 1 review
Beyond The Dar Al-Harb 131 copies, 1 review
None But Man [Collection] 124 copies, 1 review
Love Not Human 121 copies
The Last Master 118 copies
On the Run 116 copies
Mindspan 116 copies
Mutants 115 copies, 1 review
Antagonist 111 copies, 4 reviews
The Last Dream 106 copies
Steel Brother 105 copies
The Stranger 104 copies
Gremlins Go Home (Author) 104 copies
Combat SF (Editor) 101 copies
In Iron Years 99 copies
Survival 95 copies
Lost Dorsai 82 copies
Forward! 79 copies
Nebula Winners: 12 (Editor) 75 copies
Beginnings 73 copies
The Human Edge 72 copies, 4 reviews
Invaders! 70 copies
In the Bone 70 copies, 1 review
Hour of the Gremlins 69 copies, 2 reviews
Dorsai Spirit 68 copies, 3 reviews
Four to Dorsai! 66 copies, 2 reviews
Secret Under the Sea 65 copies, 1 review
Ends 62 copies
Blood and War 62 copies
The Genetic General 57 copies, 1 review
Guided Tour 51 copies
Computers Don't Argue 20 copies, 1 review
Robot Warriors 20 copies
Dickson! 17 copies
Danger-human 17 copies
Dolphin's Way 10 copies
Idiot Solvant 6 copies
Tiger Green 5 copies
Hilifter 5 copies
Time Grabber 4 copies
Of The People 4 copies
MX Knows Best 3 copies
Black Charlie [short story] 3 copies, 1 review
Joy in Mudville (novelette) (Author) 2 copies
Necromant 2 copies
Don Jones (novelette) (Author) 2 copies
The Tiddlywink Warriors (novelette) (Author; Author) 2 copies
The Napoleon Crime (novelette) (Author; Author) 2 copies
3-part Puzzle 2 copies
Yo Ho Hoka! (novelette) (Author; Author) 2 copies
The Catch 2 copies
In Hoka Signo Vinces (novelette) (Author; Author) 2 copies
Interlude II (Author) 1 copy
Interlude III (Author) 1 copy
Interlude IV (Author) 1 copy
Trespass! 1 copy
Interlude VI (Author) 1 copy
Interlude V (Author) 1 copy
Interlude I (Author) 1 copy
The Quarry 1 copy
James 1 copy
The Three 1 copy
The Amulet 1 copy
Maverick 1 copy
Salmanazar 1 copy
Shai Dorsai! 1 copy, 1 review
The R Of A 1 copy
Requiem (Contributor) 673 copies, 4 reviews
The Hugo Winners: Volumes One and Two (1955-1970) (Contributor) 640 copies, 8 reviews
The Ascent of Wonder: The Evolution of Hard SF (Contributor) 368 copies, 5 reviews
A Dragon-Lover's Treasury of the Fantastic (Contributor) 342 copies, 5 reviews
There Will Be War (Contributor) 240 copies
The Hugo Winners: Volume Two, Book 1 (1962-1967) (Contributor) 232 copies, 3 reviews
Nebula Award Stories 1965 (Contributor) 229 copies, 3 reviews
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury (Contributor) 224 copies, 2 reviews
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here (Contributor) 223 copies, 4 reviews
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (Contributor) 220 copies, 4 reviews
Nebula Award Stories Number Two (Contributor) 217 copies
Astounding: John W. Campbell Memorial Anthology (Contributor) 207 copies, 1 review
The World turned Upside Down (Contributor) 203 copies, 6 reviews
The 1975 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 189 copies
The Mammoth Book of New Comic Fantasy (Contributor) 172 copies
Wings of Fire (Contributor) 154 copies, 2 reviews
The Hugo Winners: Volume Five (1980-1982) (Contributor) 146 copies, 2 reviews
Sherlock Holmes Through Time and Space (Contributor) 139 copies, 2 reviews
Analog 1 (Contributor) 139 copies, 2 reviews
Deep Space (Contributor) 137 copies
5th Annual Edition: The Year's Best S-F (Contributor) 134 copies, 3 reviews
Body Armor/2000 (Author) 126 copies, 2 reviews
My Favorite Science Fiction Story (Contributor) 125 copies, 1 review
The Science Fiction Bestiary (Contributor) 125 copies
Legions of Space (Contributor, some editions) 124 copies, 4 reviews
Nova 1 (Contributor) 121 copies, 3 reviews
The Fifth Galaxy Reader (Contributor) 120 copies, 2 reviews
Space Mail (Contributor) 118 copies, 1 review
Dragons: The Greatest Stories (Contributor) 114 copies
Day of the Tyrant (Contributor) 109 copies
8th Annual Edition: The Year's Best S-F (Contributor) 103 copies, 2 reviews
Warrior (Contributor) 102 copies
Christmas on Ganymede and Other Stories (Contributor) 102 copies, 1 review
Dreamrider (Introduction, some editions) 95 copies, 2 reviews
Nebula Award Stories 10 (Contributor, some editions) 94 copies
The Good Old Stuff (Contributor) 93 copies, 2 reviews
13 Above the Night (Contributor) 87 copies, 4 reviews
Guns of Darkness (Contributor) 81 copies
The DAW science fiction reader (Contributor) 79 copies
Star Science Fiction Stories No. 6 (Contributor) 79 copies
The Best of Analog (Author) 78 copies, 4 reviews
SF: Authors' Choice 4 (Contributor) 76 copies, 1 review
Stellar #1: Science-Fiction Stories (Contributor) 72 copies
Orion's Sword (Contributor) 60 copies, 1 review
Analog 3 (Contributor) 58 copies, 1 review
The Many Worlds of Science Fiction (Contributor) 57 copies, 1 review
Rod Serling's Other Worlds (Contributor) 56 copies, 1 review
Survival of Freedom (Contributor) 50 copies
Aliens! (Contributor) 47 copies
Baker's Dozen: 13 Short Science Fiction Novels (Contributor) 45 copies, 3 reviews
A Pocketful Of Stars (Contributor) 43 copies, 1 review
Alpha 6 (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine: Vol. 1, No. 1 [Spring 1977] (Contributor, some editions) 32 copies, 1 review
Seaserpents! (Contributor) 31 copies
Stellar Short Novels (Contributor) 30 copies
100 Years of Science Fiction (Contributor) 29 copies
Space Wars (Contributor) 25 copies
Intergalactic Mercenaries (Contributor) 23 copies
Bootcamp 3000 (Introduction, some editions) 21 copies
Analog Anthology #6: War and Peace (Contributor) 20 copies
Space Dogfights (Introduction) 15 copies, 1 review
Novel Ideas-Fantasy (Contributor) 15 copies
If This Goes Wrong . . . (Contributor) 14 copies, 1 review
Future Wars . . . and Other Punchlines (BAEN) (Contributor) 13 copies, 1 review
Space Service (Contributor) 13 copies
Univers 1982 (Contributor) 12 copies
Science fiction verhalen [1969] (Contributor, some editions) 10 copies, 1 review
Far Travellers (Author, some editions) 9 copies
Astounding Science Fiction 1959 05 (Contributor) 8 copies
Things From Outer Space (Contributor) 7 copies
Startling Stories, Summer 1955 (Contributor) 7 copies, 1 review
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