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The Complete Venus Equilateral

George O. Smith

The Complete Venus Equilateral

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Published by Del Rey .
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    Subjects:
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  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Science fiction, American,
  • Science Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10683429M
    ISBN 100345289536
    ISBN 109780345289537

    But much of the rest of the book is devoted to considering the possibility of space travel becoming commonplace. Ideas include the space elevator, as in Arthur C. Clarke’s The Fountains of Paradise, and the reality of space colonies depicted in novels such as George O. Smith’s The Complete Venus Equilateral. Adler concludes this section. The Complete Venus Equilateral. New York: Ballantine Books. pp. 3–4. ISBN ^ "It is therefore quite possible that these stories influenced me subconsciously when I worked out the principles of synchronous communications satellistes ", op. cit, p. x.


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I recommend _The Complete Venus Equilateral Stories_ (), which contains all of the original tales The Complete Venus Equilateral book _Astounding_ plus three additional stories.

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The Venus Equilateral tales, set mainly in a manned communication space station, are largely about the joy of tinkering: "What have you got this time /5(7). The Complete Venus Equilateral book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Contents:QRM - Interplanetary ()Calling the Em /5.

About the book: This great collection of Golden Age Hard Science Fiction short stories follows the crew of the communication space station 'Venus Equilateral'.

Written in the s, it's scattered with weird valve tube technologies, and The Complete Venus Equilateral book a mad science feel to it. The Complete Venus Equilateral book Click on the price to find out more about a book/5(75). The Complete Venus Equilateral by George O. Smith and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Cover: The Complete Venus Equilateral () • by Rick Sternbach Notes: Stated second printing.

"Identity", the last story on the collection, is billed as "Epilogue: Identity" in the table of. In parts it even has a little comic book feel to it. Extremely inventive science, even if you know nothing of science (like myself) the futuristic valve tube technology is a blast.

Venus Equilateral is of it's time in some ways: As a result female characters are mainly present as, fiances, wives, sisters etc/5(3).

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The Venus Equilateral Relay Station was a modern miracle of engineering if you liked to believe the books. Actually, Venus Equilateral was an asteroid that had been shoved into its orbit about the Sun, forming a practical demonstration of the equilateral triangle solution of the Three Moving Bodies.

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Smith,Ballantine Books edition, in English - 1st : The stories were collected in Venus Equilateral (), which was later expanded as The Complete Venus Equilateral (). His novel The Fourth "R" () - re-published as The Brain Machine () - was a digression from his focus on outer space, and provides one of The Complete Venus Equilateral book more interesting examinations of a child prodigy in science fiction/5.

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LibraryThing Review User Review - prosfilaes - LibraryThing. I've hit my limit with this book. I'm often a fan of 40s science fiction, but the first story is a fairly standard engineer story of how stupid bureaucrats 5/5(1).

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Smith, concerning the Venus Equilateral Relay Station, an interplanetary communications hub located at the L4 Lagrangian point of the Sun-Venus system.

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The Complete Venus Equilateral (New York: Ballantine Books, ) [coll: vt combining the above two volumes with new introduction by Arthur C Clarke (replacing Campbell): Venus Equilateral: pb/Rick Sternbach] individual titles.

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We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ I hope someone may help as I read a book a good 30 years ago which I believe was three series consolidated into one book (the book had a blue cover and edge of pages were a yellow colour).

That was The Complete Venus Equilateral by George O. Smith, which collected the short stories and novelettes of his Venus Equilateral series in book form. George O. Smith -- the complete book list. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards.

The wacky adventures of the Scientists and other denizens of the communication space station 'Venus Equilateral'. This is Golden Age mad science at it's best, with rather wonderful futuristic vacuum tube.

"The Venus Equilateral series is a set of 13 science fiction short stories by American writer George O. Smith, concerning the Venus Equilateral Relay Station, an interplanetary communications hub located at the L4 Lagrangian point of the Sun-Venus system.

Most of the stories were first published in Astounding Science Fiction between and ".". The Complete Venus Equilateral Even when I picked up The Complete Venus Equilateral way back inthe stories it contained were for the most part pretty creaky material.

Of the thirteen stories in this collection, eleven had been published between and The Complete Venus Equilateral; George O. Smith, Wrote Introduction. The Telephone's First Century—and Beyond: Essays on the Occasion of the th Anniversary of Telephone Communication; Wrote Essay.

The World in Color Photography; Wrote Foreword. Three stories from Venus Equilateral by George O. Smith My copy, front: On the occasion of George O. Smith's recent birthday, George O. Smith's recent birthday. The Complete Venus Equilateral, Ballantine * Fire, !, (nv) If May Worlds of George O., Bantam * Firing Line [Venus Equilateral], (nv) Astounding Dec Venus Equilateral, Prime ; The Venus Equilateral: Volume Two, Orbit ; The Complete Venus Equilateral.

Even when I picked up The Complete Venus Equilateral way back inthe stories it contained were for the most part pretty creaky the thirteen stories in this collection, eleven had been published between and There was a straggler, written to provide a coda and then one last story, written decades later (for reasons I will get into later).

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Groff Conklin, Perma. The first appearance of a geosynchronous orbit in popular literature was in Octoberin the first Venus Equilateral story by George O. Smith, but Smith did not go into details. British science fiction author Arthur C.

Clarke popularised and expanded the concept in a paper entitled Extra-Terrestrial Relays – Can Rocket Stations Give Worldwide Radio Coverage?, published in Wireless.

ভূস্থির কক্ষপথ বা ভূস্থির ক্রান্তিয় কক্ষপথ বা জিইও (ইংরেজি: Geostationary orbit) হল পৃথিবীর ক্রান্তিয় অঞ্চলের ৩৫,৭৮৬ কিলোমিটার ওপরে পৃথিবীকে কেন্দ্র করে একটি. abr - Science Fiction Book Covers. Ver más ideas sobre Ciencia ficcion, Libros, Novela de ciencia ficcion pins.This idea comes from reading George O.

Smith's The Complete Venus Download pdf (one of my favorite SF books). In the story he pointed out several problems with using an electron beam as a weapon. As you fire the beam you acquire a high positive charge (the electrons have to come from somewhere).Venus Equilateral ebook collection) – at Wikipedia Author admin Posted on Aug August 8, Categories Science Fiction - Magazines, Science Fiction Magazines - Astounding Tags Science Fiction Writer George O.

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