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Robert Sheckley

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Robert Sheckley

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Full Name: Robert Sheckley
Born: July 16, 1928
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 9, 2005
Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
Occupation: Writer
Nationality: American
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Biography

SF writer Robert Sheckley died on the 9th December in Poughkeepsie, New York, at the age of 77. One of the field's great humorists, Sheckley was a prolific short story writer beginning in 1952 with titles including "Specialist", "Pilgrimage to Earth", "Warm", "The Prize of Peril", and "Seventh Victim", collected in volumes from Untouched by Human Hands (1954) to Is That What People Do? (1984) and a five-volume set of Collected Stories (1991). His first novel, Immortality, Inc. (1958), was followed by The Status Civilization (1960), Journey Beyond Tomorrow (1962), Mindswap (1966), and several others. Sheckley served as fiction editor for Omni magazine from January 1980 through September 1981, and was named Author Emeritus by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America in 2001.


Works in the WWEnd Database

 Non Series Works

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 Ace Double Numbered Series

 0. (1981)
 0. (1979)
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Armchair Fiction - Masters of Science Fiction

 3. (2011)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Babylon 5: TV Movie Novelizations

 3. (1999)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Bill the Galactic Hero

 2. (1990)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley

 1. (1991)
 2. (1991)
 3. (1991)
 4. (1991)
 5. (1991)

 Hob Draconian

 1. (1993)
 2. (1996)
 3. (1997)
 
 
 
 

 Millennial Contest

 1. (1991)
 2. (1993)
 3. (1995)
 
 
 
 

 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

 12. (1995)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Victim

 1. (1965)
 2. (1987)
 3. (1988)
 
 
 
 

 Short Fiction


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