Vector, July/August 1997

Editor(s): Tony Cullen  Andrew M. Butler  Gary S. Dalkin  Paul Kincaid   
Pages: 36, A4
Price: £2.25
Cover: uncredited
Notes: #194, Roles: Production & General, Features & Letters, Features & Letters, Reviews


Editorial
   - Gary S. Dalkin   

Letters
   - Jon Courtenay Grimwood   
   - Steve Jeffery   
   - Robert Holdstock   
   - Garry Kilworth   
   - Martin Taylor   

Columns
  Continuity Corner - Andrew M. Butler   

Articles
  SF and the Troubles (Ian McDonald's _Hearts, Hands and Voices_) - John Newsinger   
  The BSFA Award Winners: Dan Simmons' _The Fall of Hyperion_ - K. V. Bailey   
  The Hyperactive World of Jeunet & Caro - Colin Odell  Mitch Le Blanc   
  The New World's _New Worlds_ - David Garnett   
  Cognitive Mapping, 9: Transhumanity - Paul Kincaid   

Book Reviews by Andrew Adams
  Sky Trillium - Julian May   
  Magnificat - Julian May   

Book Reviews by Chris Amies
  The Dark Shore - A. A. Attanasio   
  Phoenix Cafe - Gwyneth Jones   

Book Reviews by Graham Andrews
  Fall of Angels - L. E. Modesitt, Jr   

Book Reviews by K. V. Bailey
  The Planet Suite - Allen Ashley   
  Ruby Slippers, Golden Tears (Edited) - Ellen Datlow  Terri Windling   
  Dotty - John Light   

Book Reviews by Cherith Baldry
  Sorceries (Edited) - Katharine Kerr   
  Tales from the Perilous Realm - J. R. R. Tolkien   

Book Reviews by Norman Beswick
  Strider's Galaxy - Paul Barnett   

Book Reviews by Colin Bird
  The Stainless Steel Rat Goes to Hell - Harry Harrison   
  The Stainless Steel Rat - Harry Harrison   
  The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge - Harry Harrison   

Book Reviews by Lynne Bispham
  Sorcerors of Majipoor - Robert Silverberg   

Book Reviews by Gary S. Dalkin
  Mars Attacks! - Jonathan Gems   
  Empire Building: The Remarkable Real Life Story of Star Wars - Garry Jenkins   
  Future Noir: The Making of Blade Runner - Paul M. Sammon   

Book Reviews by Barbara Davies
  The Mistress of Silence - Josephine Harpman   
  Otherland: City of Golden Shadow - Tad Williams   

Book Reviews by L. J. Hurst
  Voyage - Stephen Baxter   
  Dogland - Will Shetterly   

Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid
  The Encyclopaedia of Fantasy (Edited) - John Clute  John Grant   
  Minor Arcana - Diana Wynne Jones   
  The BFI Companion to Horror (Edited) - Kim Newman   
  The Ultimate Encyclopaedia of Science Fiction (Edited) - David Pringle   

Book Reviews by Vikki Lee
  Storm Breaking - Mercedes Lackey   

Book Reviews by Andy Mills
  Vacuum Diagrams - Stephen Baxter   
  Lethal Kisses (Edited) - Ellen Datlow   

Book Reviews by John Newsinger
  The Snows of Olympus - Arthur C. Clarke   
  Faraday's Orphans - N. Lee Wood   

Book Reviews by Joseph Nicholas
  Dragon Strike: The Millennium War - Humphrey Hawksley  Simon Holberton   
  The Retreat - Peter McGregor   
  The New Nature of the Catastrophe (Edited) - Michael Moorcock  Langdon Jones   

Book Reviews by John D. Oram
  The Lexicon: Anti-Waltons to Zunis, an Unofficial X-Files Guide to People, Places and Proprietary Phrase - N. E. Genge   
  Fear - Les Martin   
  E.B.E. - Les Martin   
  Die, Bug, Die! - Les Martin   

Book Reviews by Steve Palmer
  Final Victim - Stephen J. Cannell   

Book Reviews by Stephen Payne
  The Regulators - Richard Bachman   
  Desperation - Stephen King   
  The Short Cut - Mark Pepper   

Book Reviews by Mark Plummer
  The Heretic Kings - Paul Kearney   
  Worldwar: Striking the Balance - Harry Turtledove   

Book Reviews by Andy Sawyer
  Sandman: Book of Dreams (Edited) - Neil Gaiman  Ed Kramer   

Book Reviews by Brian Stableford
  Greenwar - Steven Gould  Laura J. Mixon   
  Mount Dragon - Lincoln Preston   
  March of the Machines: Why the New Race of Robots Will Rule the World - Kevin Warwick   

Book Reviews by Jon Wallace
  Aliens: The Labyrinth - S. D. Perry   



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