1st printing / edition. Trade paperback. A volume in the Outspoken Authors series. New. Fine, unread copy. ISBN: 1604860855 Alternate 'history' of the Hiroshima atomic bombing, plus the short story 'A Sensitive Dependence' & Robinson interviewed by Terry Bisson. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Combining dazzling speculation with a profoundly humanist vision, this astounding alternate history tale presents a dramatic encounter with destiny wrapped around a simple yet provocative premise: the terrifying question of what might have happened if the fateful flight over Hiroshima had gone a bit differently. An extensive interview with the author, offering insight into his fiction and philosophies, is also included.
Über den Autor: Kim Stanley Robinson is the author of Antarctica, Fifty Degrees Below Zero, The Martians, Sixty Days and Counting, and The Years of Rice and Salt, as well as the award-winning Mars trilogy. He lives in Davis, California.
Titel: THE LUCKY STRIKE.
Verlag: PM Press, 2009.
Buchbeschreibung np np (1938)., 1938. VG. Commemorates Lucky Strike Cigarettes building at the 1939 NY World's Fair which showed how machines roll & pack cigarattes, plus dioramas showing how tobacco is grown & sold at tobacco auctions, & a motion picture on how tobacco is handled. Book explains these processes. Tan binding, paste down cream title box, plus embossed decoration & lettering. Small tear at edge of title page, corners bumped. Illustrated by Photos. Worlds Fair ed. Artikel-Nr. 038514
Buchbeschreibung np np 1939., 1939. G. How cigarettes are manufactured. Paper title square on ft cover. Illustrated by Photos. Worlds Fair Ed. Artikel-Nr. 046396
Buchbeschreibung FfM: Verlag Form 1998., 1998. 47 S., zahlr. Abb. Kl 8° Br. *neuwertig*. Artikel-Nr. 235930