MDP Publishing has once again compiled a collection of 6 stories from some of history's most prolific Science Fiction icons. These stories were originally published by Galaxy Science Fiction Magazine in the 1950's.
Stories include the 3 part full length novel The Fireman, by Ray Bradbury, the original story that his famous Farenheit 451 was based upon! Other stories include Arthur C. Clarke's The Stroke of the Sun, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.'s The Big Trip Up Yonder, and two short stories by Academy Award-winning actor Alan Arkin.
With all of the originally artwork from each issue of Galaxy, you can experience these stories the same way science fiction fans from the 1950's did!
Look for more editions of MDP'sGalaxy's Science Fiction series, available now at e-retailers worldwide.
About the Author
Isaac Asimov was born on January 2, 1920, in Petrovichi, Russia. He immigrated with his family to the United States and became a biochemistry professor while pursuing writing. In the 1950's Asimov wrote several stories for Galaxy Science Fiction Magazine. An immensely prolific author who penned nearly 500 books, he published influential sci-fi works like I, Robot and the Foundation trilogy, as well as books in a variety of other genres. Asimov died in New York City on April 6, 1992.
Hometown:Los Angeles, California
Date of Birth:August 22, 1920
Place of Birth:Waukegan, Illinois
Education:Attended schools in Waukegan, Illinois, and Los Angeles, California