Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2012

302 Pages

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846318344

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Solar Flares

Science Fiction in the 1970s

First Edition

Andrew M. Butler

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP

  • Covers some of the most iconic moments in SF, not least the films Star Wars, Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Alien.
  • A rich and fascinating cultural history underpinned by the author's remarkable breadth of knowledge.
  • Reclaims the 1970s as a key decade in the evolution of science fiction.