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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • Vonnegut, Kurt -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-183) and index.

Statementedited by Marc Leeds and Peter J. Reed ; foreword by Kurt Vonnegut.
SeriesContributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy,, no. 83
ContributionsLeeds, Marc., Reed, Peter J., 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3572.O5 Z754 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 198 p. :
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL33403M
ISBN 100313309752
LC Control Number99016096

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