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Greener than you think

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWard Moore ; introduction by George Zebrowski ; foreword by Isaac Asimov.
SeriesClassics of modern science fiction ;, v. 10
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O668 G7 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 322 p. ;
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3023493M
ISBN 100517558661
LC Control Number85003767
OCLC/WorldCa11727232


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Originally published in Read more Read less The Amazon Book Cited by: 5. A triple-genre combo of science fiction, horror, and satire, Greener Than You Think is a forgotten classic that resonates beautifully with modern times. 4/5(1). #10 in Crown's worthy Classics of Modern Science Fiction series (see also #9, Oliver, below).

Moore (), author of the famous alternate-history novel Bring the Jubilee. wrote this, his first sf novel, in (a British hard-cover appeared, followed by a revised, abridged US paperback in ). This is the original, uncut text—and it's a superior black comedy with a.

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First edition. "A satirical account of the blotting out of civilization by a mutant grass produced by a California woman inventor." - Hanna, A Mirror for the Nation "Good satire." - Anatomy of Wonder () In A triple-genre combo of science fiction, horror, and satire, Greener Than You Think is a forgotten classic that resonates beautifully with modern times.

This is a faithful reading of a first edition text. (Summary by Lee Elliot). Greener Than You Think. By Reviewed Denis Lomborg still feels at one with the basic sentiments that underlie the Green movement: that we should strive toward a cleaner, healthier world for.

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(Summary by Lee Elliot) Genre(s): Horror &. The book's title (and its cover design) is a takeoff on Christopher Hitchens's "God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything", but is, as "Greater Than You Think", instead ingratiating, leaving to the reader to "think" to whom it refers and whom it addresses, compared to the crude, absolutist, and indeed poison-spewing title by Hitchens/5(16).

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This is a faithful reading of a first edition text. (Summary by Lee Elliot). Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore ( - ) Chapter 1, Part A Chapter 1, Part B Chapter 1, Part C Chapter 1, Part D Chapter 1, Part E Moore's other novels include Cloud By Day, in which a brush fire threatens a town in Topanga Canyon; Greener Than You Think, a novel about unstoppable Bermuda grass; Joyleg (co-authored with Avram Davidson), which assumes the survival of the State of Franklin; and Caduceus Wild (co-authored with Robert Bradford), about a medarchy, a nation Born: Joseph Ward Moore, Aug.

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