WorldCat Identities

Allen, Roger MacBride

Overview
Works: 118 works in 312 publications in 9 languages and 7,786 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3551.L4168, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger MacBride Allen
Mr. Lincoln's high-tech war : how the North used the telegraph, railroads, surveillance balloons, ironclads, high-powered weapons, and more to win the Civil War by Thomas B Allen( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln knew that winning the war would take more than the same old strategies and maneuvers. It would require using technology to create new ways of waging war. Lincoln worked to make sure his soldiers and sailors had the best and latest hardware. By combining new tools with time-tested tactics, he helped revolutionize warfare
Star wars by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, and the loyalists try to stop a deadly weapon at Centerpoint Station and protect Corellian freedom
Ambush at Corellia by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Han Solo's home planet erupts in war!"
Assault at Selonia by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Han Solo faces deception and death on a planet about to explode ..."
Isaac Asimov's Caliban by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An experiment with a new type of robot brain goes awry and the unthinkable happens. Caliban is created, a robot without guilt, conscience, or the Three Laws of Robotics
Isaac Asimov's Utopia by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humans' plans to deflect a comet to crash into their dying world and bring needed water conflicts with the Laws of Robotics
Isaac Asimov's Inferno by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Universe protected by the Three Laws of Robotics, humans are safe. The Second Law states, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law. When a key politician is murdered, suspicion falls on Caliban ... the only robot without guilt or conscience, with no need to obey or to respect humanity ... a robot without the Three Laws. But the stakes go deeper than one man's life. Caliban is challenging long-held ideas of a robot's place in society. Will he lead his New Law robots in a rebellion that threatens all humanity? The sequel to the bestselling Caliban is a searing examination of Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics, a challenge welcomed and sanctioned by Isaac Asimov, the beloved late genius of science fiction, and written with his cooperation by one of today's hottest talents, Roger MacBride Allen, author of The Modular Man, The Ring of Charon, and Caliban
The depths of time by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And his odyssey through time has only just begun
The shattered sphere : a novel by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being been taken by the Charonians and put into another solar system, Earth prepares to fight for its freedom. First, however, humans have to learn the Charonians' secret of gravity and time control. By the author of The Ring of Charon
The ocean of years by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Koffield takes his ship and crew though a timeshaft wormhole in search of a way to save the terraformed planet Solace
The shores of tomorrow by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of extinction, only the gravest imaginable crime against humanity can save it ... A bold new plan seeks to ignite a new Sunspot over Greenhouse, saving the habitat domes crucial to the survival of the Solacian people. But a secret clouds this symbol of much-needed hope: human space is contracting at a startling rate, threatening to wipe out all living worlds - including Earth. The only answer lies in the hands of the founder of the planet Solace: Oskar DeSilvo, seemingly returned from the dead to save the worlds his frauds had doomed to destruction. But as the work begins, agents of the Chronologic Patrol step in to prevent interference with the past - even at the risk of dooming humanity. Thwarted at every turn, DeSilvo and his onetime nemesis, Anton Koffield, propose one last wildly grandiose idea - one final, desperate gamble. But if the only choice lies between madness and certain catastrophe, is there any choice at all?
The ring of charon by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star wars : the Corellian trilogy by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Those who survived the war against the Empire discovered that peace brought its own problems. Wellaware thet the galaxy was filled with dangerous suprises, Leia Organa Solo did her best to see that her children grew up with something resembling a normal family life
The torch of honor by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphan of creation : contact with the human past by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modular man by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The game of worlds by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 2345, young heroes yanked from the 20th century and beyond must fight an enemy more skilled, cunning, and dangerous than they ever imagined, but these young heroes are the world's ony hope."--Back cover
Ambush at Corellia by Roger MacBride Allen( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon returning home, Han Solo, finds his home planet overrun with agents of the New Republic Intelligence and finds the five inhabited worlds of the sector on the brink of civil war
The ring of Charon by Roger MacBride Allen( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assault at Selonia by Roger MacBride Allen( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned on the planet Corellia, Han Solo finds himself at the mercy of his evil cousin, Thracken Sal-Solo. Thracken plans to restore the Imperial system and seize total power -- no matter what the cost. Han has one chance to stop him. But to do so he must turn his back on his human cousin and join forces with a female alien. Dracmus was arrested as a ringleader in a plot against the corrupt Human League. Now she and Han will attempt a daring escape to Selonia in time to warn Leia, Luke Skywalker, and Lando of Thracken's plan. But can Han trust the alien to keep her word?
 
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Mr. Lincoln's high-tech war : how the North used the telegraph, railroads, surveillance balloons, ironclads, high-powered weapons, and more to win the Civil War
Alternative Names
Allen, Roger MacBride 1957-

Allen, Roger McBride.

MacBride Allen, R

MacBride Allen Roger

MacBride Allen, Roger 1957-

Roger MacBride Allen Amerikaans schrijver

Roger MacBride Allen autore di fantascienza statunitense

Roger MacBride Allen US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller

Роджер Макбрайд Аллен писатель

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מקבריד, אלן רוג'ר

רוג'ר מקברייד אלן

راجر مک براید الن نویسنده آمریکایی

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羅傑·麥克布萊·艾倫

Languages
English (124)

Italian (8)

Spanish (8)

French (7)

Russian (4)

German (3)

Dutch (3)

Polish (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
Star warsAmbush at CorelliaAssault at SeloniaIsaac Asimov's CalibanIsaac Asimov's UtopiaIsaac Asimov's InfernoThe depths of timeThe ocean of years