WorldCat Identities

Bester, Alfred

Overview
Works: 177 works in 694 publications in 17 languages and 9,870 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Biographies  Novels  Periodicals  Short stories, American  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3552.E796, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alfred Bester
The stars my destination by Alfred Bester( Book )

96 editions published between 1924 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gully Foyle, Mechanic's Mate 3rd Class, is the only survivor on his drifting, wrecked spaceship. When another space vessel, the Vorga, ignores his distress flares and sails by, Foyle becomes a man obsessed with revenge. He endures 170 days alone in deep space before finding refuge on the Sargasso Asteroid and then returning to Earth to track down the crew and owners of the Vorga. But, as he works out his murderous grudge, Foyle also uncovers a secret of momentous proportions
The demolished man by Alfred Bester( Book )

126 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2301, a psychopathic business magnate comes up with the ultimate plan to eliminate his competition and destroy the order of society
Hell's cartographers : some personal histories of science fiction writers by Alfred Bester( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The computer connection by Alfred Bester( Book )

34 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
The life and death of a satellite by Alfred Bester( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golem 100 by Alfred Bester( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in 5 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future metropolis a group of women get together and create a new demon- Golem 100. He's an unstoppable monster. Three people try to figure out how to take the golem down
Virtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male
Starlight : the great short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The light fantastic by Alfred Bester( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psycho shop by Alfred Bester( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter in Rome investigates a personality-exchange store run by people from another world. Don't really need the foreign language you learned as a child? Swap it for more courage. But all sales are final. The store owner belongs to a race of advanced cats
Star light, star bright : the great short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deceivers by Alfred Bester( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction roman
Redemolished by Alfred Bester( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes short stories, essays, interviews and the deleted prologue to "The demolished man."
Starburst by Alfred Bester( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark side of the earth by Alfred Bester( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiger! Tiger! by Alfred Bester( Book )

33 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wraakgevoelens ten opzichte van de bemanning van een ruimteschip voeren een bezeten en getekend man in talloze vermommingen door het zonnestelsel
Extro by Alfred Bester( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Hebrew and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
"Who he?" by Alfred Bester( Book )

3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrilling Wonder Stories( )

in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiment perilous : three essays on science fiction by Marion Zimmer Bradley( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The demolished man
Alternative Names
Alfred Bester americký spisovatel

Alfred Bester Amerikaans auteur

Alfred Bester amerikai sci-fi író, forgatókönyvíró, szerkesztő és képregényrajzoló

Alfred Bester amerikanischer Sciencefiction-Autor

Alfred Bester amerykański pisarz

Alfred Bester autore di fantascienza statunitense

Alfred Bester Escritor estadounidense de ciencia ficción

Alfreds Besters

Bester

Bester, Alʹfred 1913-1987

Алфред Бестър

Альфред Бестер

Бестер, Альфред 1913-1987

אלפרד בסטר

אלפרד בסטר סופר מדע בדיוני אמריקאי

בסטר, אלפרד

آلفرد بستر نویسنده آمریکایی

ألفريد بستر

베스터, 알프레드 1913-1987

베스터, 앨프리드 1913-1987

アルフレッド・ベスター

ベスター, アルフレッド

阿尔弗雷德·贝斯特

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The demolished manThe computer connectionVirtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred BesterPsycho shopThe deceiversRedemolished"Who he?"