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The End of the world

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction -- History and criticism,
  • End of the world in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Eric S. Rabkin, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander.
    SeriesAlternatives
    ContributionsRabkin, Eric S., Greenberg, Martin Harry., Olander, Joseph D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3433.6 .E6 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3499188M
    ISBN 100809310333
    LC Control Number82019365

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