Trillion Year Spree


The History of Science Fiction






by Brian W. Aldiss with David Wingrove



Avon Books, New York. March 1988. Trade paperback. 511 pages. (5 X 8). Introduction by the author. This is Aldiss second attempt to write a history of science fiction. The first one was Billion Year Spree from 1973. All chapters have many notes of detail and Aldiss also provides a brief critical bibliography. Two sections of photos are provided. This volume won the Hugo Award for best nonfiction. Recommended.




Scan and Commentary by Bob Gaines