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Memories of the Space Age

ISBN13: 9780870541575
ISBN: 0870541579
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $21.95
Publisher: Arkham House Pub
Published Date:
Edition 1st
Pages: 216
Average Goodreads rating: 3.96/5 (139 ratings)

This is a limited-edition collection of J.G. Ballard's short stories from Arkham House united around the theme of the failed US space program, mostly set in a deserted and desolate Cape Canaveral, with a scattering of lone ex-astronauts and others still dreaming of the Space Age.

Cover artwork 'Europe After the Rain' by Max Ernst, illustrated by J.K. Potter

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