Vector, December 1981

Editor(s): Kevin Smith  Joseph Nicholas  Paul Kincaid   
Pages: 48, A5
Price: 75p
Cover:
Notes: #105


Articles
  The Death of Science Fiction - Paul Kincaid   
  Blind Man's Movies - Steve Gallagher   
  Reassessment: "Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang" - Jim England   
  Work in Progress - Stefan Lewicki   
  So, Who Needs Characters Anyway? - Chris Bailey   
  Distinguished Authors from the 'Foreign' Lands - Brian W. Aldiss   
  An Open Letter to My Colleagues in Science Fiction - John Brunner   

Illustration
   - Iain R. Byers   
   - Pete Lyon   
   - John Dell   

Comic Strip
  MacHinery - Bob Shaw  Jim Barker   

Letters
   - Andrew Sutherland   
   - Cy Chauvin   
   - Mary Gentle   
   - Garry Kilworth   
   - Jim England   
   - Adrian R. Last   
   - William Bains   
   - David Shotton   
   - George Bondar   

Book Reviews by Chris Morgan
  Juniper Time - Kate Wilhelm   

Book Reviews by Brian Smith
  The Best Science Fiction of the Year #10 (Edited) - Terry Carr   

Book Reviews by Andy Sawyer
  Solaris - Stanislaw Lem   
  The Chain of Chance - Stanislaw Lem   
  A Perfect Vacuum - Stanislaw Lem   

Book Reviews by Joseph Nicholas
  Cities in Flight - James Blish   
  Dinosaurs - Byron Preiss  W Service  William Stout   

Book Reviews by Roy Macinski
  Dragon's Egg - Robert L. Forward   

Book Reviews by Martyn Taylor
  Roadmarks - Roger Zelazny   

Book Reviews by Nick Lowe
  Deathhunter - Ian Watson   

Book Reviews by John Hobson
  The Avatar - Poul Anderson   
  Distant Stars - Samuel R. Delany   
  Deathbeast - David Gerrold   

Book Reviews by Ray Owen
  The High Crusade - Poul Anderson   

Book Reviews by Mary Gentle
  Fantasy Annual III (Edited) - Terry Carr   

Book Reviews by David Penn
  The Golden Man - Philip K. Dick   



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