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  1. Notes for ‘The Living Galaxy” (Manning, 1934)
  2. Notes for ‘Spacebred Generations’ (Simak, 1953)
  3. Notes for ‘Son of the Stars’ (Binder, 1940)
  4. Notes for ‘Rescue Party’ (Clarke, 1941)
  5. Notes for ‘Thirteen to Centaurus’ (Ballard, 1962)
  6. Notes for ‘Taklamakan’ (Sterling, 1998)
  7. Notes for Aniara (Martinson, 1963)



 Resource List

Binder, E. (1940). Son of the Stars. In Famous Fantastic Mysteries. Volume 1, No. 5, February 1940. Accessed 9/09/16 from

Clarke, A.C. (1941). Rescue Party. In Astounding Science Fiction. October, 1941. Accessed 11 May, 2016 at <>

Manning, L. (1934) The Living Galaxy. In Wonder Stories, September, 1934. Accessed 20 April 2016 from

Martinson, H. (1963) Aniara: A review of Man in Time and Space. Adapted from the Swedish by MacDiarmid, H. & Schubert, E.H. English edition. New York: Avon Books.

Simak, C. (1953). Spacebred Generations. In Science-Fiction Plus. April, 1953. Accessed 11 May 2016 from <>

Sterling, B. (1998) Taklamakan [Chattanooga]. In Asimov’s Science Fiction. Vol.22, No.274, October/November, 1998.  Accessed 6 February 2016 from

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