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“A novel of the future that the present must inevitably rank as a classic.”—The New York Times
FREDERIK POHL’s writing career spans over seventy years. He won the National Book Award in 1980 for his novel Jem. From about 1959 until 1969, Pohl edited Galaxy magazine and its sister magazine, If, winning the Hugo Award for it three years in a row. His writing also won him four Hugos and multiple Nebula Awards. He became a Nebula Grand Master in 1993. Pohl won the 2010 Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer, based on his writing on his blog, “The Way the Future Blogs.”
I thought it could've been better but it is an interesting read. Worth checking out.Published 2 months ago by J.O.
I enjoyed the author's sharp view on advertising and the corporate mind set. While, it was written a while ago, it still rings true. It is not dated. Read morePublished 8 months ago by John A. Sewell
Fred Pohl was (and still is -- he's 93 now) one of the great names in modern science fiction. He published his first work in AMAZING STORIES in 1937 and his last novel (so he says)... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Michael K. Smith
This very gently and slightly updated edition is the one to read. It's as fresh as a newborn. Entertaining. Thought provoking. Hilarious. Read morePublished 14 months ago by David Keith
A CLASSIC all sifi buffs should be aware of this great work which unfortunatly seems all too prophetic! We have lived through most of these forcasts!Published 15 months ago by richard roy bruce
I was assigned this book for my English class and thought I would hate it. Turns out it was actually a really good book! Read morePublished 20 months ago by catherine
Corporations intentionally creating addictive products? Corporations legally being "people" in a way that rules out actual humans in influencing government? Read morePublished 21 months ago by Cissa
Space Merchants is a fast and enjoyable read. The main character, Mitch Courtenay, is an endearingly clueless executive that is "shanghaied" and forced to work as one of the lowly... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Coldoff