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Invaders of Earth (1955) [Anthology]
by Anthony Boucher Mildred Clingerman Edward Grendon David Grinnell Howard Koch Allan Lang Murray Leinster Milton Lesser Katherine MacLean Edgar Pangborn Mack Reynolds Eric Frank Russell Theodore Sturgeon William Tenn Donald A. Wollheim Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Here are fifteen stories about the most fascinating sciene fiction subject of today - the invasion of our planet by creatures from other worlds.

Here are fifteen top-notch science fiction writers who relate in vivid and shocking detail adventures that could take place tomorrow.

One of these stories is Invasion from Mars by Howard Koch which terrified tens of thousands when broadcast by Orson Welles. The other fourteen are equally startling.

Contents:

    Introduction
  • PROLOGUE
    The Distant Past
    • This Star Shall Shall Be Free by Murray Leinster
  • PART ONE
    The Immediate Past:
    It Could Have Happened Already
    • Impulse by Eric Frank Russell
    • Top Secret by David Grinnell
    • An Eel by the Tale by Allan Lang
    • Storm Warning by Donald Wollheim
    • Tiny and the Monster by Theodore Sturgeon
    • The Discord Makers by Mack Reynolds
    • Pen Pal by Milton Lesser
  • PART TWO
    The Immediate Future:
    It May Happen Yet
    • Invasion from Mars by Howard Koch
    • Minister Without Portfolio by Mildred Clingerman
    • Crisis by Edward Grendon
    • Angel's Egg by Edgar Pangborn
    • "Will You Walk a Little Faster?" by William Tenn
    • Pictures Don't Lie by Katherine MacLean
  • EPILOGUE
    The Distant Future
    • The Greatest Tertian by Anthony Boucher
The anthology was edited by Groff Conklin

Original title: Invaders of Earth
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsAlien Invasion & Post-occupation


The following works are contained within this one:
     Tiny and the Monster (1947) [Novelette]
      Author: Theodore Sturgeon
     Will You Walk a Little Faster? (1951) [Short Story]
      Author: William Tenn

Notes:

  • This is a cut down version of the anthology originally published by Vanguard Press

Edition #1: Invaders of Earth

Invaders of Earth (1955)
Edition Details:

Language: English


Edited by: Groff Conklin
Introduction by: Groff Conklin
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Manifested in:

Invaders of Earth (1955)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Pocket Books
Dimensions: 4.1 x 6.4 x 0.5
Pages: 257

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