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Walotsky, Ron

Overview
Works: 69 works in 78 publications in 2 languages and 6,659 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Political fiction  Novels  Fantasy fiction  Ghost stories  Juvenile works  Catalogs  Illustrated works  Fantasy fiction, American 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3576.E43, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Ron Walotsky
 
Most widely held works by Ron Walotsky
The voices of heaven by Frederik Pohl( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of interstellar imperialism, featuring Barry di Hoa, a technician on a small human colony. The colonists are plagued by a shortage of supplies from an overtaxed Earth and survive by exploiting the indigenous intelligent creatures. By the author of Beyond the Blue Event Horizon
Radio Free Albemuth by Philip K Dick( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1969, and a paranoid president has convulsed America in a vicious war against imaginary internal enemies. As the country slides into fascism, a struggling science-fiction writer named Philip K. Dick is trying to keep from becoming one of that war's casualties. Meanwhile, Dick's best friend, a record executive named Nicholas Brady, is receiving transmissions from a God-like extraterrestrial intelligence, which he dubs Valis, who apparently wants him to overthrow the president
Ghost by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space captain Shetland is assigned the Meg II, an experimental deep-time ship, to probe the unknown void beyond the end of the universe to look for a new power source for earth
An alien light : a novel by Nancy Kress( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the human race is at war with the Ged, a species that is baffled by mankind's ability to turn violence upon itself. In order to defeat the humans, the Ged must first understand them, but they don't anticipate that they will meet opposition from a few humans
Dorothea dreams by Suzy McKee Charnas( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When her old friend, Ricky Maulders, who is dying [of] cancer, visits artist Dorothea Howard, he discovers she's being held captive by the magical power of one of her own creations she refuses to let go of, and haunted by the ghost of a judge in post-Revolution France. Dorothea insists that all she wants is to be left alone. But then three Chicano teens on the run from the police and a gaggle of summer-school students violently enter Dorothea's life, and she's confronted with all the messy stuff (like "politics") she's always sought to avoid."--Publisher's description
The hand of Oberon by Roger Zelazny( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corwin continues his search for his father, Oberon, in book 4 of the Amber series
Lord of light by Roger Zelazny( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an earth colony in space where a group of immortals rule and have taken the names of the Hindu gods, Mahasamatman--the Binder of Demons and Lord of Light--fights against the forces of evil
Hyperion cantos : Hyperion, The fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight centuries from now-- long after the Big Mistake and the death of Old Earth-- humanity is again on the brink of war. Galactic war this time
Cluster by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Cluster opens, the alien envoy Pnotl of Sphere Knyfh seeks help from Sphere Sol in a shared galactic-level crisis: Galaxy Andromeda has discovered the secret of energy transfer and intends to use it to steal the basic energy of the Milky Way Galaxy. Knyfh offers the secret of aura transfer on the understanding that Sphere Sol will spread the technology to help create a galactic coalition to find and defeat agents of Andromeda. Sol''s highest-Kirlian individual is Flint, a green-skinned native of Outworld, who has a Kirlian aura of two hundred, an eidetic memory (useful for memorizing the co
Sign of the unicorn by Roger Zelazny( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deadly war of succession plunges Amber into the heart of darkness. Third in the Amber series
The Ireta adventure : Dinosaur planet, and Dinosaur planet survivors by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew of shipbred technicians sent to the planet Ireta were prepared for a routine mission to catalog flora and fauna and search for new energy sources. Kai and his beautiful coleader Varian, the best xenob-vet in the business, followed all the standard procedures, but the result of their investigations was totally unexpected. When their rescue ship mysteriously disappears, they suddenly find themselves surrounded by giant swamp creatures, deadly predators, and terrifying dinosaurs. And a curious change begins to come over many of the crew members, a mutinous change that will lead all of them, in one way or another, into the primitive darkness of a future world that holds many mysteries yet to be revealed. . .
Where time winds blow by Robert Holdstock( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a planet hostile to human life, winds carry people away, never to be seen again. The deadly winds sometimes leave behind alien artifacts that seem to be from another time
Viscous circle by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloodthirsty Solarians try to find the mysterious Ancient Site and wipe out the Bands, a strange and beautiful species living in peace
Thousandstar by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica of Capella and Heem of Highfalls are involved in a space race against enemy aliens where the consequences are win or die
Kirlian quest by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the distant planet of Amoeba comes word of an awesome invasion. And Herald the Healer, descendant of Flint of Outworld, must abandon his beloved Psyche to those who would burn her for witchcraft as he seeks to master the riddle of the cosmos, journeying to the ancient ruins on Mars and the Galaxy of Pinwheels..."--Page [4] of cover
The genocidal healer by James White( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A planet with intelligent life is battling a plague and fighting wars when a battleship is sent to rescue them
After long silence by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When humans first laid claim to the planet Jubal, they found it to be a world of huge mountains and vast oceans, of scattered deserts and safe areas of deepsoil - and of peculiar, seemingly natural formations previously unknown to man : mysterious, crystalline Presences
Denner's wreck by Lawrence Watt-Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like all humans on the planet called Denner's Wreck, Bredon the Hunter lived a peaceful, primitive existence. But unlike the others, he did not fear the newly arrived beings, said to be awesome gods. For as he penetrated their domain, he discovered the truth behind their extraordinary powers
Lear's daughters by M. Bradley Kellogg( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Terran scientists plus a mining expert representing the funding behind the expedition land on a planet with a seemingly primitive population and bizarre weather. Freak storms strand the Terrans for far longer than planned, and as tensions rise among them and some build close ties with the locals, they begin to discover that there is far more to the "simple natives" and the weather than they could have ever imagined
Conan the defender by Robert Jordan( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embroiled in seething rebellion, Conan is sworn to defend the tottering throne of ancient Nemedia and challenges the magic-spawned menace that cannot die
 
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Alternative Names
Walotsky, Ronald

Languages
English (32)

French (1)