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Scortia, Thomas N. 1926-1986

Overview
Works: 68 works in 213 publications in 10 languages and 4,806 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Science fiction  Drama  Disaster films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Political fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PS3569.C587, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Thomas N Scortia
 
Most widely held works by Thomas N Scortia
The Prometheus crisis by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern California, Project Prometheus, a five-billion-dollar nuclear power station -- the largest in the world -- has reached the final critical stages of thermal equilibrium. Momentarily, the President of the United States is going to announce to the nation that Prometheus has been activated and that this country has the solution to the energy crisis within its grasp. But deep within the reactor's central core, the factor of human error sparks that one chance in 3,000,000,000: Prometheus unleashes a hideous nuclear holocaust that no one can reverse
The glass inferno by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mechanical and human errors turn a small fire into a raging inferno in a commercial-residential skyscraper
The nightmare factor by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blowout! by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gold crew by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Thomas N. Scortia by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artery of fire by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caution! Inflammable! by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty odd, shivery, and grotesque visions of the future
Human machines : an anthology of stories about cyborgs( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-noveller
Strange bedfellows: sex and science fiction by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far-out forays into the ultra-erotic worlds of tomorrow. Sexually charged space fugitives read their captors homoerotic fantasies. Most of the stories say either nothing, or nothing good, about human gender relations
Earthwreck! by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two views of wonder( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The towering inferno by John Guillermin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dedication ceremony of the Glass Tower, the world's tallest skyscraper, turns into a highrise catastrophe when a defective wire in its systems-control panel causes an electrical flare-up. Within minutes the gala event becomes a night of living hell and society's most prominent citizens find themselves fighting for their lives
Solid propellant selection and characterization by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blowoat! by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'inferno di cristallo by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'enfer de verre : la tour infernale by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1996 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tripulacion oro by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skleněné peklo by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Román založený na znalosti prostředí a metod amerického podnikání, rozvíjí přiběh zrodu a požáru gigantického mrakodrapu v souvislosti se zanedbáním bezpečnostních protipožárních předpisů pro větší finanční zisk stavební společnosti. V dramaticky vyostřeném ději se střetávají zájmy tří hlavních postav: mladého architeka, podnikatele a televizního komentátora
What mad oracle by Thomas N Scortia( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Scortia, Thomas 1926-

Scortia Thomas N. 1926-1986

Scortia, Thomas N. (Thomas Nicholas), 1926-1986

Scortia, Thomas Nicholas, 1926-1986

Skortia Tomas 1926-1986

Sukōshia, Tōmasu N. 1926-1986

Thomas N. Scortia Amerikaans romanschrijver (1926-1986)

Thomas N. Scortia écrivain américain

Thomas N. Scortia escritor estadounidense

Thomas N. Scortia US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller

Томас Н. Скортиа

スコーシア, T. N

スコーシア, トーマス・N

トーマス・N.スコーシア

托馬斯·N·斯科夏

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