Vector, February 1987

Editor(s): David V. Barrett   
Pages: 22, A4
Price: 95p
Cover:
Notes: #136


Editorial
   - David V. Barrett   

Articles
  Short Stories Are People Too - Garry Kilworth   
  The Maverick Astronomer: Fred Hoyle's "The Black Cloud" - Gregory Benford   
  The Ghost in the Pen: A View of Politics and Philosophy in Science Fiction and Fantasy, Part 1 - Michael Cobley   

Letters
   - Bryan S. Collins   
   - Terry Broome   
   - Ben Staveley-Taylor   
   - Robert Steele   
   - Kev McVeigh   
   - Andy Sawyer   
   - Tom Jones   
   - Phil Nichols   
   - Dr. Med Uwe Mageus   

Book Reviews by Jim England
  The Hitch-Hikers' Guide to the Universe - Douglas Adams   
  O-Zone - Paul Theroux   

Book Reviews by Jon Wallace
  Foundation and Earth - Isaac Asimov   

Book Reviews by L. J. Hurst
  The Venus Hunters - J. G. Ballard   

Book Reviews by Mike Moir
  Eon - Greg Bear   

Book Reviews by Martyn Taylor
  Eon - Greg Bear   

Book Reviews by David V. Barrett
  The Unlikely Ones - Mary Brown   

Book Reviews by Nik Morton
  The Best SF of the Year #15 (Edited) - Terry Carr   

Book Reviews by Terry Broome
  Tales from the Haunted House - R. Chetwynd-Hayes   
  The Second Book of After Midnight Stories (Edited) - Amy Myers   

Book Reviews by Ken Lake
  The Wizards and the Warriors - Hugh Cook   
  The Forever Man - Gordon R. Dickson   

Book Reviews by Rosemary Pardoe
  The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories (Edited) - Michael Cox  R. A. Gilbert   
  The Ghost Stories of M. R. James (Edited) - Michael Cox   

Book Reviews by Maureen Porter
  King Death's Garden - Ann Halam   
  The Chimney Witches - Victoria Whitehead   
  The Centauri Device - M. John Harrison   
  Howl's Moving Castle - Diana Wynne Jones   

Book Reviews by Paul Brazier
  Backtrack - Peter Hunt   

Book Reviews by Barbara Davies
  Redwall - Brian Jacques   

Book Reviews by Helen McNabb
  The Wandering Fire - Guy Gavriel Kay   
  The Silver Metal Lover - Tanith Lee   
  Second Nature - Cherry Wilder   

Book Reviews by K. V. Bailey
  Dad's Nuke - Marc Laidlaw   

Book Reviews by Keith Freeman
  Omega - Raymond Leonard   

Book Reviews by David Wingrove
  Science Fiction: The Explorations - C. N. Manlove   
  The Produgy - Amy Wallace   

Book Reviews by Edward James
  The Watcher - Jane Palmer   

Book Reviews by Sue Thomason
  The Others - Alison Prince   
  Soldier of the Mist - Gene Wolfe   

Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid
  The Travails of Jane Saint and Other Stories - Josephine Saxton   
  Little Tours of Hell - Josephine Saxton   
  Twentieth Century Science Fiction Writers (Edited) - Curtis C. Smith   

Book Reviews by Mike Dickinson
  Nature's End - Whitley Strieber  James Kunetka   

Book Reviews by Chris Barker
  The Golden Horn - Judith Tarr   



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