Vector, October 1981

Editor(s): Kevin Smith  Joseph Nicholas  Paul Kincaid   
Pages: 48, A5
Price: 75p
Cover:
Notes: #104


Editorial
  Critical Stances - Kevin Smith   

Articles
  Science and Fantasy in Science Fiction - Kathy McCutcheon   
  Reassessment: Bright Walls of the Universe (Asimov's "Nightfall") - Mary Gentle   
  Reassessment: "Galactic Cluster" - David Penn   
  Reassessment: "The Pastel City" - John Hobson   
  The People for SF - Colin Greenland   

Letters
   - David Penn   
   - Andrew Sutherland   
   - Paul Dembina   
   - Mary Gentle   
   - Jon Wallace   
   - R. G. A. Wilkinson   
   - Marcus L. Rowland   
   - Paul Kincaid   
   - Alexander Doniphan Wallace   
   - James Parker   
   - Nick Shears   
   - William Bains   

Illustration
   - Pete Lyon   
   - John Dell   

Comic Strip
  MacHinery - Bob Shaw  Jim Barker   

Book Reviews by Chris Bailey
  War Games - Brian Stableford   
  The Very Slow Time Machine - Ian Watson   

Book Reviews by Joseph Nicholas
  The Affirmation - Christopher Priest   
  Hello America - J. G. Ballard   

Book Reviews by Ann Collier
  The Keeper of the Isis Light - Monica Hughes   
  The Guardian of Isis - Monica Hughes   
  The Crystal World - J. G. Ballard   

Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid
  The Divine Invasion - Philip K. Dick   

Book Reviews by Mary Gentle
  The Science Fiction of Mark Clifton (Edited) - Barry N. Malzberg  Martin H. Greenberg   
  The Merman's Children - Poul Anderson   



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