WorldCat Identities

Reed, Robert

Overview
Works: 98 works in 177 publications in 5 languages and 3,257 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  College stories  Quotations  Science fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3568.E3696, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Reed
Beyond the veil of stars by Robert Reed( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and French and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A change in the universe creates time warps through which humans can travel to other worlds. In the process they are adapted for the new environment, say by taking on animal bodies, or acquiring powers of telepathy. By the author of The Hormone Jungle
Sister Alice by Robert Reed( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ord, the descendant of Sister Alice, a member of a super race of humans who became part of an experiment that led to the destruction of countless worlds, is given the chance to right the wrong and embarks on an epic odyssey through time and space
The Leeshore : a novel by Robert Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a bizarre planet covered almost entirely with water, a crew of avenging Earthmen, guided by two youngsters, battle a cult of computer worshippers who have failed in their bid to conquer Earth
Beneath the gated sky by Robert Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two explorers, a man and a woman, use quantum intrusions, a form of portals, to travel to other worlds where they are reborn in the shape of locals. Their mission is to steal advanced alien minds
Black milk : a novel by Robert Reed( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and French and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
An exaltation of larks by Robert Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of college students are enrolled by a man from outer space in a scheme to give mankind immortality. It's part of a plan by aliens to make our world a better place. A zany tale by the author of Beyond the Veil of Stars
The dragons of Springplace : stories by Robert Reed( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of eleven science fiction stories. One story, set in a world of immortality, is on a pleasure cruise in space that lasts a million years, another is the portrait of a devastated Earth, following an interplanetary war
The hormone jungle by Robert Reed( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV>From Hugo Award-winning author Robert Reed.<BR /><BR /> Set 2,000 years in the future, THE HORMONE JUNGLE tells the story of hunters and the hunted, fighting on an overcrowded, terraformed Earth, inhabited by trillions of lifeforms-some human, some robotic, some cybernetic.<BR /><BR /> Chiffon is an android Flower, a courtesan created to give pleasure. Trying to escape her crimelord master, Dirk, in the steamy equatorial city of Brulé, she enlists the help of Steward, a warrior and troubleshooter-for-hire. But Steward doesn't know there's more to Chiffon than meets the eye ... </DIV>
The cuckoo's boys by Robert Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade's worth of prolific short stories are showcased in this compilation of Robert Reed's best work. Among the dozen thought-provoking tales is the never-before-published "Abducted Souls," about a college student who becomes increasingly unsure of himself and his self-worth when the alien abduction he experienced as a child is questioned
Down the bright way by Robert Reed( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkables by Robert Reed( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of industrial coal conversion equipment capabilities : heat recovery and utilization by W. R Gambill( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State-of-the-art review of heat-recovery processes by W. R Gambill( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feasibility of computer applications to mission-oriented training in the aircraft armament systems specialist career field by John D Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavors of my genius by Robert Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greatship by Robert Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the beginning of the universe, the giant starship wandered the emptiest reaches of space, without crew or course, much less any clear purpose. But humans found the relic outside the Milky Way, and after taking possession, they named their prize the Great Ship and embarked on a bold voyage through the galaxy's civilized hearts. Larger than worlds, the Great Ship is laced with caverns and oceans, scenes of exalted beauty and corners where no creature has ever stood. Habitats can be created for every intelligent species, provided that the passengers can pay for the honor of a berth, and the human captains make the rules and dispense the justice in what soon becomes thousands of alien species joined a wild, unpredictable journey
Speaking of marriage : irreverent reflections on matrimony( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marrow by Robert Reed( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A planet called Marrow has been discovered at the center of the Ship that's "roamed the universe for longer than any of the immortal crew can recall, its true purpose and origins unknown."--Jacket
Engineering infinity( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The universe shifts and changes: suddenly you understand, you get it, and are filled with a sense of wonder. That moment of understanding drives the greatest science-fiction stories and lies at the heart of Engineering Infinity. Whether it's coming up hard against the speed of light and, with it, the enormity of the universe, realizing that terraforming a distant world is harder and more dangerous than you'd ever thought, or simply realizing that a hitchhiker on a starship consumes fuel and oxygen with tragic results, it's hard science-fiction where sense of wonder is most often found and where science-fiction's true heart lies ..."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Sister Alice
Alternative Names
Reed, Robert 1956-

Reed, W. R. 1956-

Reed, William Robert 1956-

Robert Reed amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Autor

Robert Reed écrivain américain

Robert Reed schrijver

Robert Reed scrittore statunitense

Рид, Роберт

رابرت رید نویسنده آمریکایی

리드, 로버트 1956-

トゥザリン, ロバート

リード, ロバート

ロバート・リード (作家)

Languages
English (61)

French (10)

Spanish (3)

Czech (2)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Beneath the gated skyAn exaltation of larksThe dragons of Springplace : storiesThe cuckoo's boysDown the bright waySpeaking of marriage : irreverent reflections on matrimonyMarrow