All Hail The Science Fiction Encyclopedia, Bringer of Knowledge! | #SciFiSunday
James Davis Nicoll from Tor.com fondly remembers The Science Fiction Encyclopedia.
Imagine, if you will, a dark age in which information was not at the tip of one’s fingertips, in which acquiring it required a trip to the library or the bookstore, in which tidbits of useful information might be limited to brief introductions and afterwords, in which there was no guarantee that the information would exist in an accessible form anywhere at all. Imagine further that one was a snoopy highly inquisitive young reader, curious about the authors whose works he was consuming and eager to know more about the works themselves. Imagine the frustration.
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