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Davin, Eric Leif

Overview
Works: 13 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 1,229 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Fiction  Archives 
Classifications: PS374.A35, 823.087209928705
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Most widely held works by Eric Leif Davin
Partners in wonder : women and the birth of science fiction, 1926-1965 by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Partners in Wonder presents, for the first time, a complete bibliography of every story published by women in science fiction magazines from 1926 to 1965 and brief biographies on 133 of these women writers. It is thus the most comprehensive source of information on early science fiction writers available and will be of great importance to scholars of women's studies, popular culture, and English literature, as well as science fiction."--BOOK JACKET
Crucible of freedom : workers' democracy in the industrial heartland, 1914-1960 by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working people created a new America in the 1930s and 1940s which was a fundamental departure from the feudalistic and hierarchical America which existed before. In the process, class politics re-defined the political agenda of America as-for the first and time in American history-the political universe polarized along class lines. The author explores the meaning of the new deal political mobilization by ordinary people by examining the changes it brought to the local, county, and state levels in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, and Pennsylvania as a whole.<s
Pioneers of wonder : conversations with the founders of science fiction by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Through detailed research and exclusive interviews, Eric Leif Davin takes readers back to the 1920s and 1930s, when Hugo Gernsback, the "father of science fiction," founded the world's first science fiction magazine, Amazing Stories. Davin recaptures the "sense of wonder" that the early science fiction stories inspired in the minds of its first avid fans."--BOOK JACKET
Radicals in power : the New Left experience in office by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fantastic Civil War ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected Edmond Hamilton by Edmond Hamilton ( Book )
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blue collar democracy ethnic workers and class politics in Pittsburgh's Steel Valley, 1914-1948 by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pioneers in wonder : conversations with science fiction founders by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by David Lasser ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, biographical documents, research notes, and legal materials pertaining to the Economic Cooperation Administration court case spanning the years 1931-1994 and documenting the intellectual and social activism of David Lasser. The Organizations series documents Lasser's involvement with the American Interplanetary Society, the Workers Alliance of America, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The collection contains only a few materials pertaining to Lasser's first books and none pertaining to his second book. Notable correspondents include Eleanor Roosevelt, Eric Davin, G. Edward Pendray, and Arthur C. Clarke
Picket line and ballot box : the forgotten legacy of the local labor part movement 1932-1936 by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The littlest New Deal : SWOC takes power in Steeltown : a possibility of radicalism in the 1930's by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Pioneers of wonder conversations with the founders of science fiction by Eric Leif Davin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[This book invites you to] join [the author] on a ... journey back in time when imaginative young writers speculated about ray guns, hairy submen, and seemingly impossible scientific feats such as space flight to the moon and human organ transplantation. These "pioneers of wonder" describe in their own words how they unwittingly created a new kind of fiction that many decades later would become one of the most amazingly successful literary and film genres of all time.-Back cover
Pioneers of wonder : conversations with founders of science fiction by Eric Leif Davin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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