Analog 6

I read this collection of SF short stories from Analog magazine some time in the early 70s, and one of them, Something to Say, stuck in my memory. It's a First Contact scenario, and the hero is on a starship that's just discovered this primitive planet. I can't remember exactly why, but it's important that they become friendly with the natives. And they have to do it as quickly as possible, because a rival federation has also...

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact, 1966 June

Observer Effect • essay by John W. Campbell, Jr. The Ancient Gods (Part 1 of 2) • serial by Poul Anderson Early Warning • shortstory by Robin Scott Wilson [as by Robin S. Scott ] CWACC Strikes Again • novelette by Harry Harrison [as by Hank Dempsey ] Live Sensors • essay by Carl A. Larson Stranglehold • [Federation of Humanity] • shortstory by Christopher Anvil Escape Felicity • shortstory by Frank Herbert

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Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact, October 1969

John Wood Campbell, Jr. (June 8, 1910 – July 11, 1971) was an influential figure in American science fiction. As editor of Astounding Science Fiction (later called Analog Science Fiction and Fact), from late 1937 until his death, he is generally credited with shaping the so-called Golden Age of Science Fiction.Isaac Asimov called Campbell "the most powerful force in science fiction ever, and for the first ten years of his editorship he...

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Analog 2

A so so collection from the great magazine. Never heard of any of the authors previously.Here's a break down:#1 The Weather Man by Theodore L.Thomas The Weather Bureau are able to control the weather on any part of the planet, but an aging Councillor has one very daring challenge... 3.5/5#2 Good Indian by Mack Reynolds Very short comical story about attempt by last Indians to get a treaty with the US 100 years after...

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Astounding Tales of Space and Time

John Campbell was the influential editor of "Astounding Science Fiction" who mentored many of the genre's best writers, including Isaac Asimov.This collection of short stories, edited by Campbell, includes works by several of them: Eric Frank Russell, Jack Williamson, Theodore Sturgeon, T. L. Sherred, H. B. Fyfe and Murray Leinster.Sherred's "E For Effort" is long for a "short story - almost a novella - and was itself very influential.Every...

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Analog Science Fact & Science Fiction, May 1963

Quite an excellent edition this with an underlying theme thru out the whole issue whereby politicians and the modes of Government they produce are not necessarily the best people to be running things. We have in a The Duelling Machine A machine developed to put an end to political disputes corrupted by an authoritan regime to gain advantage.In The Ming Vase what would happen if a clairvoyant imprisoned...

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Analog Science Fact and Fiction, December 1960

John Wood Campbell, Jr. (June 8, 1910 – July 11, 1971) was an influential figure in American science fiction. As editor of Astounding Science Fiction (later called Analog Science Fiction and Fact), from late 1937 until his death, he is generally credited with shaping the so-called Golden Age of Science Fiction.Isaac Asimov called Campbell "the most powerful force in science fiction ever, and for the first ten years of his editorship he...

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Analog 5

Contents:"Scientists Are Stupid" John W. Campbell"Coincidence Day" John Brunner"The Adventure of the Extraterrestrial" Mack Reynolds"Fighting Division" Randall Garrett"Computers Don't Argue" Gordon R. Dickson"Say It wtih Flowers" Winston P. Sanders"Mission "Red Clash"" Joe Poyer"Countercommandment" Patrick Meadows"Balanced Ecology" James H. Schmitz"Overproof" Jonathan Blake MacKenzie

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Analog Science Fact and Fiction, November 1960

John Wood Campbell, Jr. (June 8, 1910 – July 11, 1971) was an influential figure in American science fiction. As editor of Astounding Science Fiction (later called Analog Science Fiction and Fact), from late 1937 until his death, he is generally credited with shaping the so-called Golden Age of Science Fiction.Isaac Asimov called Campbell "the most powerful force in science fiction ever, and for the first ten years of his editorship he...

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Analog 3

Anvil, Christopher (Harry C. Crosby)--Not in the Literature (Analog 3/63)Berryman, John--The Trouble with Telstar (novelette) (Analog 6/63)Dickson, Gordon R.--Hilifter (Analog 2/63)MacKensie, Johnathan Blake (Randall Garrett)--Thin Edge (Analog 12/63)McKettrig, Seaton (Randall Garrett)--A World by the Tale (Analog 10/63)Raphael, Rick--Sonny (Analog 4/63)Sanders, Winston P. (Poul...

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact, 1967 September

Let Sanity Die • essay by John W. Campbell, Jr. The King's Legions • [Federation of Humanity] • novelette by Christopher Anvil The Pearly Gates of Hell • shortstory by Jack Wodhams The Usefulness of Nicotine • essay by Professor J. Harold Burn, FRS Fiesta Brava • novella by Mack Reynolds Important Difference • shortstory by E. G. Von Wald Lost Calling • shortstory by Howard L. Myers [as by Verge Foray ]

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact, 1961 June

Civil War Centennial • essay by John W. Campbell, Jr.Prologue to an Analogue • novelette by Leigh Richmond Apollonios Enlists • essay by L. Sprague de Camp Fallen Angel • shortstory by Philip E. High Monument • novelette by Lloyd Biggle, Jr. The Complex Problem of the Simple Weather Balloon • essay by George Willard The Fisherman (Part 3 of 4) • serial by Clifford D. Simak

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