7 edition of Great science fiction found in the catalog.
Great science fiction
|Statement||edited by Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, and Charles G. Waugh.|
|Contributions||Asimov, Isaac, 1920-, Greenberg, Martin Harry., Waugh, Charles.|
|LC Classifications||PN6120.95.S33 G7 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||400 p. :|
|Number of Pages||400|
|LC Control Number||84073519|
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