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The Resource Zion's fiction : a treasury of Israeli speculative literature, edited by Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem ; foreword by Robert Silverberg ; afterword by Aharon Hauptman ; illustrations by Avi Katz

Zion's fiction : a treasury of Israeli speculative literature, edited by Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem ; foreword by Robert Silverberg ; afterword by Aharon Hauptman ; illustrations by Avi Katz

Label
Zion's fiction : a treasury of Israeli speculative literature
Title
Zion's fiction
Title remainder
a treasury of Israeli speculative literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem ; foreword by Robert Silverberg ; afterword by Aharon Hauptman ; illustrations by Avi Katz
Contributor
Author of afterword,
Author of introduction
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
This anthology showcases the best Israeli science fiction and fantasy literature published since the 1980s. The stories included come from Hebrew, Russian, and English-language sources, and include well-known authors such as Shimon Adaf, Pesach (Pavel) Amnuel, Gail Hareven, Savyon Liebrecht, Nava Semel and Lavie Tidhar, as well as a hot-list of newly translated Israeli writers. The book features an historical and contemporary survey of Israeli science fiction and fantasy literature by the editors, a foreword by revered SF/F writer Robert Silverberg, an afterword by Dr. Aharon Hauptman, the founding editor of Fantasia 2000, Israel's seminal SF/F magazine, an author biography for each story, and illustrations for each story by award winning American-born Israeli artist, Avi Katz
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
  • 892.43/608095694
  • 823/.010895694
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9510.8
LC item number
.Z56 2018
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teitelbaum, Sheldon
  • Loṭem, ʻImanuʼel
  • Katz, Avi
  • Silverberg, Robert
  • Hauptman, Aharon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, Israeli
  • Fantasy fiction, Israeli
Label
Zion's fiction : a treasury of Israeli speculative literature, edited by Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem ; foreword by Robert Silverberg ; afterword by Aharon Hauptman ; illustrations by Avi Katz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 28-31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Robert Silverberg -- Introduction / Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem -- The smell of orange groves / Lavie Tidhar -- The slows / Gail Hareven -- Burn Alexandria / Keren Landsman -- The perfect girl / Guy Hasson -- Hunter of Stars / Nava Semel -- The believers / Nir Yaniv -- Possibilities / Eyal Teler -- In the mirror / Rotem Baruchin -- The Stern-Gerlach mice / Mordechai Sasson -- A good place for the night / Savyon Liebrecht -- Death in Jerusalem / Elana Gomel -- White curtain / Pesakh (Pavel) Amnuel -- A man's dream / Yael Furman -- Two minutes too early / Gur Shomron -- My crappy autumn / Nitay Peretz -- They had to move / Shimon Adaf -- Afterword / Aharon Hauptman -- Acknowledgments -- About the contributors
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 311 pages
Isbn
9781942134527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1022772823
  • (OCoLC)1022772823
Label
Zion's fiction : a treasury of Israeli speculative literature, edited by Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem ; foreword by Robert Silverberg ; afterword by Aharon Hauptman ; illustrations by Avi Katz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 28-31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Robert Silverberg -- Introduction / Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem -- The smell of orange groves / Lavie Tidhar -- The slows / Gail Hareven -- Burn Alexandria / Keren Landsman -- The perfect girl / Guy Hasson -- Hunter of Stars / Nava Semel -- The believers / Nir Yaniv -- Possibilities / Eyal Teler -- In the mirror / Rotem Baruchin -- The Stern-Gerlach mice / Mordechai Sasson -- A good place for the night / Savyon Liebrecht -- Death in Jerusalem / Elana Gomel -- White curtain / Pesakh (Pavel) Amnuel -- A man's dream / Yael Furman -- Two minutes too early / Gur Shomron -- My crappy autumn / Nitay Peretz -- They had to move / Shimon Adaf -- Afterword / Aharon Hauptman -- Acknowledgments -- About the contributors
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 311 pages
Isbn
9781942134527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1022772823
  • (OCoLC)1022772823

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