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Futurescapes

space in utopian and science fiction discourses

by Ralph Pordzik

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Utopias in literature,
  • Science fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ralph Pordzik
    SeriesSpatial practices -- 9
    Contributionsebrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.U8 F88 2009eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination366 p.
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27040478M
    ISBN 109042026022
    ISBN 109789042026025
    OCLC/WorldCa642819536

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