Hawksbill Station

In Barrett's day, the public had not even known of the existence of Hawksbill Station. He had found out about it only during the course of his own interrogation, when as part of the process of breaking his will they had let him know ...

Hawksbill Station

In the mid-21st century, time travel is used to send political prisoners to Hawksbill Station, a prison camp in the late Cambrian Era. When the latest arrival suspiciously deflects questions about his crimes and knowledge of 'Up Front', the inmates decide to find out his secret. First published in 1968

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Hawksbill Station
Language: en
Pages: 97
Authors: Robert Silverberg
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-29 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In the mid-21st century, time travel is used to send political prisoners to Hawksbill Station, a prison camp in the late Cambrian Era. When the latest arrival suspiciously deflects questions about his crimes and knowledge of 'Up Front', the inmates decide to find out his secret. First published in 1968
To the Dark Star
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Robert Silverberg
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-29 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The Collected Stories Volume 2: To The Dark Star (1962 - 1969) Winner of multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards, Robert Silverberg is one of the all time greats of science fiction. A professional writer for more than half a century, his short story output has been prolific and exceptional in
Outside the Human Aquarium
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Brian M. Stableford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

Brian Stableford's essays cover Edmond Hamilton, Leigh Brackett, Kurt Vonnegut, Barry Malzberg, Robert Silveberg, Mack Reynolds, Clark Ashton Smith, Philip K. Dick, David H. Keller, Theodore Sturgeon, and Stanley G. Weinbaum.
Phases of the Moon
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Robert Silverberg
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A collection of Silverberg's best short fiction, as selected by the author. The 1950s: The Road to Nightfall, The Macauley Circuit, Sunrise on Mercury, Warm Man. The 1960s: To See the Invisible Man, Flies, Passengers, Nightwings, Sundance. The 1970s: Good News from the Vatican, Capricorn Games, Born with the Dead,
Classical Traditions in Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Brett M. Rogers, Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

For all its concern with change in the present and future, science fiction is deeply rooted in the past and, surprisingly, engages especially deeply with the ancient world. Indeed, both as an area in which the meaning of "classics" is actively transformed and as an open-ended set of texts whose