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Rabkin discusses the first science fiction novel, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, examines the pulp phenomena of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and gives examples of what makes hard SF “hard”. Hard to believe there was so much legal wrangling as a result of the film's release not only because of the sparseness of the story but because it has so many antecedents such as George Lucas' 1971 film, THX-113 but also going back almost 100 years to E.

Pages: 344

Publisher: Xulon Press (March 23, 2012)

ISBN: 1619966859

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