In less than a century, 50 percent of the human race fled the aged and autocratic Terra, settling wherever they could establish a world of their own choosing. The following centuries result in hundreds of independent new civilizations--too independent for an ambitious Terran government out to conquer an empire.
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Eric Frank Russell (1905-1978) was the first British writer to contribute regularly to Astounding Science Fiction, his first story, 'The Saga of Pelican West', appearing in that magazine in 1937. His novels include Sinister Barrier, Wasp and The Great Explosion and his short fiction has appeared in a number of collections.
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Book Description Equinox/Avon. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0380003163I5N00
Book Description Equinox/Avon. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Good. 0380003163 MAY 1975 EDITION. COVER HAS SOME CREASING AND A LITTLE SHELF WEAR. 160 PAGE TEXT HAS LIGHT WEAR. SCIENCE FICTION. 5.25'' X 8''. WE USE BUBBLE MAILERS. Bookseller Inventory # Z0380003163Z3
Book Description Avon Books, 1962. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. A good paperback, water damage and some of front cover peeled off. First equinox printing 1975. Bookseller Inventory # 2Z24771
Book Description Equinox/Avon, 1975. Trade paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Pages tanning. Bookseller Inventory # 357307
Book Description New York: Avon Equinox SF Rediscovery # 9 1st Printing, 1975. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good+ to Near Fine. Chris Foss (front cover) (illustrator). .. ----------paperback, trade size. A little front cover scuffing, modest shelfwear, a VG+ to near fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 011827
Book Description Avon / Equinox, 1975. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Fine softcover. First Equinox printing. SF rediscovery series #9. Bookseller Inventory # 0651
Book Description Equinox, Usa, 1975. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. The Great Explosion Was Written In The 1960'S, And Reprinted In This Equinox Sf Rediscovery Series. In 1985 It Won The Prometheus Hall Of Fame Award. The Author, Eric Frank Russell Was An Englishman Who Started Publishing Sci Fi In The 1930'S In The U.S. Pulp Magazines, Amazing And Astounding Stories. It Is The Stated First Printing Of The Equinox Publication In May 1975. Very Good Condition, Lightly Toned, No Writing Or Marks, Solid And Square. Bookseller Inventory # 003214
Book Description Avon Pub. Co, U.S.A., 1975. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First edition first printing. Book is tight clean and square. Boards sharp and clean, Feels unread. Toning to text block edges, some minor marks to covers near fine condition. This copy is not ex-lib, not priced clipped and has no inscriptions. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. A solid example of this SF rediscovery series book. Bookseller Inventory # 003090