Publisher description for The history of science fiction / Adam Roberts.
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The first comprehensive critical history of the origins and development of science fiction for many decades, The Palgrave History of Science Fiction explores the genre from an international perspective and in depth. It covers SF from the ancient Greeks, through the rebirth of the genre at the Reformation, with detailed coverage of eighteenth- and nineteenth- century science fiction, and a wide-ranging account of twentieth-century sci-fi in book, film, televisual and comic book forms, concluding with an account of the current state of the genre.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Science fiction -- History and criticism.
Science-fiction -- Histoire et critique.
Science fiction. -- gtt