Vector, September/October 1977

Editor(s): Chris Fowler   
Pages: 32
Price: 75p
Cover: Richard Bancroft
Notes: #83


Editorial
  Lead-In - Chris Fowler   

Articles
  The Needs and Demands of the Science Fiction Reader: A Sociological Perspective - Brian Stableford   
  Philip E. High: The Man Who Created the Wooden Spaceships - Andrew Darlington   

Comic Strip
  Half-Life - Jim Barker  Chris Evans   

Illustration
   - Steve Bruce   
   - Judy Watson   
   - David Higgins   

Letters
  Clute/Griffin/Watson/Stableford/Morgan/Gibson/Adlard - Phil Stephensen-Payne   

Film Reviews
  Metropolis - Steve Divey   

Book Reviews by Brian Stableford
  Collison with Chronos - Barrington J. Bayley   
  Sojan - Michael Moorcock   
  Manalone - Colin Kapp   
  Hawk Among the Sparrows - Dean McLaughlin   
  Nightwatch - Andrew M. Stephenson   

Book Reviews by Andrew Darlington
  The Garments of Caean - Barrington J. Bayley   
  The Variable Man and Other Stories - Philip K. Dick   
  The Game-Players of Titan - Philip K. Dick   
  We Can Build You - Philip K. Dick   

Book Reviews by Chris Morgan
  Star Watchman - Ben Bova   
  Analog 9 (Edited) - Ben Bova   
  War of the Wing Men - Poul Anderson   
  Virgin Planet - Poul Anderson   
  The Dancer from Atlantis - Poul Anderson   
  The Squares of the City - John Brunner   

Book Reviews by David Wingrove
  The Jewels of Aptor - Samuel R. Delany   
  A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire - Michael Bishop   

Book Reviews by Chris Evans
  The Hab Theory - Allen W. Eckert   
  To Live Again - Robert Silverberg   
  Science Fiction: History Science Visions - Robert Scholes  Eric S. Rabkin   

Book Reviews by Robert Carter
  Mindbridge - Joe Haldeman   

Book Reviews by Brian Griffin
  The Golden Apples of the Sun - Ray Bradbury   
  Long After Midnight - Ray Bradbury   
  The Drama of Ray Bradbury - Ben P. Indick   
  The Testament of Andros - James Blish   
  The End of All Songs - Michael Moorcock   

Book Reviews by Mike Dickinson
  Two Dozen Dragon's Eggs - Donald A. Wollheim   
  Healer - F. Paul Wilson   

Book Reviews by Robert Gibson
  The Eye of Hollerl-Ra - William Thomas Webb   
  Nightmare Blue - Gardner Dozois  Gordon Eklund   
  The Best of Frank Herbert 1952-1964 - Frank Herbert   
  The Best of Frank Herbert 1965-1970 - Frank Herbert   

Book Reviews by Tom A. Jones
  A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire - Michael Bishop   



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