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The Mammoth Book of SF Wars
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Ian Watson, Ian Whates
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-17 - Publisher: Hachette UK

War is becoming increasingly 'SF-ized' with remotely controlled attack drones and robot warriors already in development and being tested. Over the past 100 years the technology of war has advanced enormously in destructive power, yet also in sophistication so that we no longer seem to live under the constant threat
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 25
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Gardner Dozois
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-06 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In this the twenty-fifth edition of his celebrated annual Mammoth Book of Best New SF (its 29th as The Year's Best SF in the United States), award-winning editor Gardner Dozois presents most outstanding pieces of short science fiction from 2011, along with his typically informative notes on each author. Many
The Mammoth Book of More Bizarre Crimes
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Robin Odell, Paul Donnelley
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-04 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Fact is never more strange than fiction than when it comes to crime, and the crimes described here are so bizarre it's inconceivable that they could have been made up. In this all-new collection of truly unusual crimes, a sequel to the bestselling Mammoth Book of Bizarre Crimes, Odell and
The Mammoth Book of Unexplained Phenomena
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Roy Bainton
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-17 - Publisher: Hachette UK

New mysteries, as well as variations on recurring ones, continue to surface on a weekly basis around the globe, from showers of frogs over Hungary to birds falling to earth in Arkansas. This compendious round-up of unexplained phenomena examines everything from the experiments being done with the Large Hadron Collider
The Mammoth Book of Irish Humour
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Aubrey Malone
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-15 - Publisher: Hachette UK

This bumper collection of Irish humour covers topics such as Absenteeism and Zoos and everything in between. It would be disappointing should such a large collection not include the best of famous Irish wits such as Oscar Wilde and George Bernard Shaw, but the emphasis is very much on contemporary