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  1. The Amazing Interview: Alfred Bester
    Amazing Science Fiction Stories, June 1976, pp. 106-114
  2. Novelets
    The Animal Fair
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1972, pp. 5-37
  3. [+]
    Books (5 Reviews)
    A Clash of Cymbals, by James Blish
    1. A Clash of Cymbals by James Blish
    2. Agent of Vega, and Other Stories by James H. Schmitz
    3. The Vortex Blaster by E.E. Smith
    4. The Weans by Robert Nathan
    5. The Status Civilization by Robert Sheckley
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1960, pp. 70-73
  4. [+]
    Books (5 Reviews)
    Venus Plus X, by Theodore Sturgeon
    1. Venus Plus X by Theodore Sturgeon
    2. Deathworld by Harry Harrison
    3. Shadow Hawk by Andre Norton
    4. Star of Stars by Frederik Pohl
    5. A Guide to the Stars by Patrick Moore
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, January 1960, pp. 95-97
  5. [+]
    Books (7 Reviews)
    The Saragossa Manuscript, by Jan Potocki and Roger Caillois
    1. The Saragossa Manuscript by Jan Potocki and Roger Caillois
    2. First Men to the Moon by Wernher von Braun
    3. When the Kissing Had to Stop by Constantine FitzGibbon
    4. Beyond by Theodore Sturgeon
    5. Notions: Unlimited by Robert Sheckley
    6. Nine Tomorrows by Isaac Asimov
    7. The Genetic General / Time to Teleport by Gordon Dickson
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, November 1960, pp. 90-93
  6. [+]
    Books (4 Reviews)
    The Worlds of Clifford Simak, by Clifford Simak
    1. The Worlds of Clifford Simak by Clifford Simak
    2. Eight Keys to Eden by Mark Clifton
    3. Out of Bounds by Judith Merril
    4. The Incomplete Enchanter by L. Sprague de Camp and Fletcher Pratt
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1960, pp. 92-94
  7. [+]
    Books (Review)
    The Intelligent Man's Guide to Science, by Isaac Asimov
    1. The Intelligent Man's Guide to Science by Isaac Asimov
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, April 1961, pp. 86-88
  8. [+]
    Books (6 Reviews)
    Abominable Snowmen: Legend Come to Life, by Ivan T. Sanderson
    1. Abominable Snowmen: Legend Come to Life by Ivan T. Sanderson
    2. A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea by Willard Bascom
    3. The Mysterious Sea by Lester del Rey
    4. 6 x H~~Six Times H by Robert A. Heinlein
    5. Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore
    6. The Clock Strikes Twelve by H. Russell Wakefield
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1961, pp. 71-75
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    Books (Review)
    The Year's Best S-F: 5th Annual Edition, by Judith Merril
    1. The Year's Best S-F: 5th Annual Edition by Judith Merril
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, February 1961, pp. 105-108
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    Books (7 Reviews)
    From the Earth to the Moon and A Trip Around It, by Jules Verne
    1. From the Earth to the Moon and A Trip Around It by Jules Verne
    2. To the Sun? Off on a Comet! by Jules Verne
    3. The Fabulous World of Jules Verne (1957 Film) by Karel Zeman
    4. New Maps of Hell by Kingsley Amis
    5. Far Out by Damon Knight
    6. Tiger by the Tail, and Other Science Fiction Stories by Alan Edward Nourse
    7. Turn Left at Thursday by Frederik Pohl
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, July 1961, pp. 80-83
  11. [+]
    Books (Review)
    Rogue Moon, by Algis Budrys
    1. Rogue Moon by Algis Budrys
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1961, p. 104
  12. Books
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1961, pp. 77-81
  13. [+]
    Books (6 Reviews)
    The Fifth Galaxy Reader, by H.L. Gold
    1. The Fifth Galaxy Reader by H.L. Gold
    2. Some of Your Blood by Theodore Sturgeon
    3. Pilgrimage by Zenna Henderson
    4. The Milky Way Galaxy by Ben Bova
    5. Twilight World by Poul Anderson
    6. The Unexpected by Leo Margulies
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, May 1961, pp. 95-98
  14. [+]
    Books (2 Reviews)
    Stranger in a Strange Land, by Robert A. Heinlein
    1. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
    2. Music of the Spheres by Guy Murchie
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, November 1961, pp. 77-79
  15. [+]
    Books (9 Reviews)
    The Synthetic Man, by Theodore Sturgeon
    1. The Synthetic Man by Theodore Sturgeon
    2. Not Without Sorcery by Theodore Sturgeon
    3. Bypass to Otherness by Henry Kuttner
    4. Triangle by Isaac Asimov
    5. The Lovers by Philip Jose Farmer
    6. The Big Time / The Mind Spider, and Other Stories by Fritz Leiber
    7. Slan by A.E. Van Vogt
    8. Trouble with Lichen by John Wyndham
    9. The Edge of Tomorrow by Howard Fast
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1961, pp. 80-83
  16. [+]
    Books (5 Reviews)
    The Primal Urge, by Brian Aldiss
    1. The Primal Urge by Brian Aldiss
    2. The Silver Eggheads by Fritz Leiber
    3. And Some Were Human by Lester Del Rey
    4. Prologue to Analog by John W. Campbell
    5. The Fourth Dimension Simply Explained by Henry P. Manning
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, April 1962, pp. 113-115
  17. Books
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, August 1962, p. 64
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    Books (3 Reviews)
    Battle for the Stars, by Edmond Hamilton
    1. Battle for the Stars by Edmond Hamilton
    2. Time Is the Simplest Thing by Clifford D. Simak
    3. A Way Home by Theodore Sturgeon
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, February 1962, pp. 89-90
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    Books (4 Reviews)
    The Glass Bees, by Ernst Junger
    1. The Glass Bees by Ernst Junger
    2. The Ghoul Keepers by Leo Margulies
    3. A Fall of Moondust by Arthur C. Clarke
    4. Mind Partner, and Eight Other Novelets from Galaxy by H.L. Gold
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, January 1962, pp. 84-87
  20. [+]
    Books (16 Reviews)
    From the Ocean, From the Stars, by Arthur C. Clarke
    1. From the Ocean, From the Stars by Arthur C. Clarke
    2. Gray Lensman by Edward E. Smith
    3. The Great Flying Saucer Hoax by Coral Lorenzen
    4. Loch Ness Monster by Tim Dinsdale
    5. Catseye by Andre Norton
    6. Project 12 by Thomas Grouling
    7. The Alley God by Philip Jose Farmer
    8. The Unsleep by Diana Gillon and Meir Gillon
    9. The Wall Around the World by Theodore R. Cogswell
    10. The Dragon in the Sea by Frank Herbert
    11. The Lani People by J.F. Bone
    12. Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Hunt Collins
    13. The Human Brain by John E. Pfeiffer
    14. Living Earth by Peter Farb
    15. Chemistry Creates a New World by Bernard Jaffe
    16. The Road to Man by Herbert Wendt
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, July 1962, pp. 109-111
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    Books (6 Reviews)
    Lost Cities and Vanished Civilizations, by Robert Silverberg
    1. Lost Cities and Vanished Civilizations by Robert Silverberg
    2. The October Country by Ray Bradbury
    3. The Falling Torch by Algis Budrys
    4. Planet of the Damned by Harry Harrison
    5. The Stainless Steel Rat by Harry Harrison
    6. Shadows with Eyes by Fritz Leiber
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1962, pp. 86-88
  22. Books
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1962, pp. 90-93
  23. Books: The Demolished Man
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, September 1961, pp. 93-95
  24. The Dark Side of the Earth (1964)
    4 Reviews
  25. The Deceivers (1981)
  26. The Demolished Man (1953)
    7 Reviews, 2 Readable
  27. The Demolished Man
    Book-Length Serial---Installment 2
    Galaxy Science Fiction, February 1952, pp. 101-162
  28. The Demolished Man
    Book-Length Serial---Installment 1
    Galaxy Science Fiction, January 1952, pp. 4-66
  29. The Demolished Man
    Book-Length Serial---Conclusion
    Galaxy Science Fiction, March 1952, pp. 101-162
  30. The Devil's Invention
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, August 1950, pp. 133-145
  31. Short Stories
    Disappearing Act
    New Worlds Science Fiction, November 1954, pp. 56-73
  32. Fondly Fahrenheit
    (short novelet)
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, August 1954, pp. 3-21
  33. Fondly Fahrenheit
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1979, pp. 12-29
  34. The Four-Hour Fugue
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, June 1974, pp. 87-100
  35. Golem 100 (1980)
    6 Reviews, 1 Readable
  36. Novel
    Hell Is Forever
    Novel
    Unknown, August 1, 1942, pp. 8-45
  37. Hopson's Choice
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, August 1952, pp. 3-15
  38. The Indian Giver
    (Part Two of Three Parts)
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, December 1974, pp. 108-163
  39. The Indian Giver
    (Part One of Three Parts)
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, November 1974, pp. 12-76
  40. The Indian Giver
    (Conclusion)
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, January 1975, pp. 118-169
  41. The Light Fantastic (1976)
    3 Reviews
  42. The Men Who Murdered Mohammed
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1958, pp. 118-128
  43. Ms Found in a Coconut
    Analog/Astounding Science Fiction, June 1979, pp. 104-110
  44. No Help Wanted
    Thrilling Wonder Stories, December 1939, p. 89
  45. Of Time and Third Avenue
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1951, pp. 3-9
  46. The Pi Man
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1959, pp. 80-93
  47. Psycho Shop (1998)
    1 Review
  48. Redemolished (2001)
    1 Review
  49. The Roller Coaster
    Amazing Science Fiction Stories, August 1967, pp. 106-114
  50. The Roller Coaster
    Fantastic Science Fiction, May 1953, pp. 80-88
  51. Star Light, Star Bright (1976)
    3 Reviews
  52. Star Light, Star Bright
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, July 1953, pp. 113-130
  53. Starburst (1958)
    4 Reviews
  54. The Stars My Destination (1956)
    (Tiger! Tiger!)
    7 Reviews
  55. The Stars My Destination
    Book-Length Serial---Installment 3
    Galaxy Science Fiction, December 1956, pp. 88-141
  56. The Stars My Destination
    Book-Length Serial---Installment 2
    Galaxy Science Fiction, November 1956, pp. 88-146
  57. The Stars My Destination
    Book-Length Serial---Installment 1
    Galaxy Science Fiction, October 1956, pp. 8-58
  58. The Stars My Destination
    Book-Length Serial---Conclusion
    Galaxy Science Fiction, January 1957, pp. 98-146
  59. They Don't Make Life Like They Used To
    (novelet)
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1963, pp. 100-127
  60. Time Is the Traitor
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, September 1953, pp. 103-122
  61. Virtual Unrealities (1997)
    The Short Fiction of Alfred Bester
    1 Review
  62. "Who He?" (1953)
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  63. Will You Wait?
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1959, pp. 125-132
  64. 5,271,009
    (novelet)
    The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1954, pp. 3-32
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