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A specter is haunting Texas.

by Fritz Leiber

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Texas -- Fiction

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.L5293 Sp, PS3523.E4583 Sp
      The Physical Object
      Pagination245 p.
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5681791M
      LC Control Number69013140

      A Spectre is Haunting Texas is a science fiction novel by Fritz Leiber, first published as a novel in It was originally published as a three-part serial in Galaxy Science Fiction in “A specter is haunting Europe—the specter of Communism. All the powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise this specter; Pope and Czar, Metternich and Guizot, French radicals and German police spies.

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A Specter is Haunting Texas is what one could call a science fiction satire. Leiber would often use the science fiction genre to make strong and pointed comments about the future and the human condition and "Specter" is one of the best. Written init's the futuristic tale of the world after atomic war has ravaged the planet/5(6).

A Spectre is Haunting Texas is a Fritz Leiber novel, 1st appearing as a book inoriginally published as a 3-part serial in Galaxy Science Fiction in July, August, and September /5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the A Specter is Haunting Texas by Fritz Leiber at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Speaking Volumes. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. A specter is haunting Texas by Fritz Leiber,Walker edition, in English A specter is haunting :   merge duplicate works of 'A specter is haunting Texas' Aug Edited by ImportBot: add ia_box_id to scanned books J Created by ImportBot: Imported from Internet Archive item record.

The novel “A Spectre Is Haunting Texas” – in some editions “spectre” is spelled “specter” – by Fritz Leiber was published for the first time in It was originally published in three parts in the magazine “Galaxy Science Fiction” and the following year it was published as a book.

Which leads me to A Specter is Haunting Texas, a novel from the late 60s by Fritz Leiber. I'm generally a huge fan of Leiber, and I count the Fafhrd and Grey Mouser books among my favorites.

So when I found this novel in a list of forgotten classics of SF, I set out to find it. Fortunately, I didn't have to pay a lot to get it.

A SPECTER IS HAUNTING TEXAS. New York: Walker and Company, []. Octavo, boards. First edition. "Texas has absorbed the rest of the United States, its citizens using hormone treatments to turn themselves into giants.

The hero, and actor who has been reared in space, becomes the unlikely leader of a revolution among the Mexican underclass. A Specter Is Haunting Texas Written By:Fritz Leiber - Walker and Company - - Book Club. Synopsis Walker and Company - - Book Club.

Meet Scully Christopher Crockett La Cruz. Scully is an actor, an extrovert, and a lady's man. He is also an opportunist and a liberal on the side. Most conspicuously he is a Thin, a muscleless free. A specter is haunting Texas Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

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GALAXY Science Fiction: July ("A Spectre is Haunting Texas") by Galaxy (Larry Niven; John Brunner; Fritz Leiber; R. Lafferty; Burt K. Filer; Brian W. Adiss; Robin Scott; A. Bertram Chandler; Willy Ley) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A specter is haunting TexasCollier Books, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in English - 1st Collier Books ed.

Get this from a library. A specter is haunting Texas. [Fritz Leiber] -- The world belonged to Texas. Well, about half of it did. Crockett "Scully" La Cruz found out all about Greater Texas when he dropped in from his home that circled the moon.

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"A Specter Is Haunting Texas By Fritz Leiber. Book condition is good. Book club edition. Covers are clean.

First page has letters written in pencil and price written in pencil. Title: A Specter Is Haunting Texas Author Name: Fritz Leiber Categories: Science Fiction, ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Paperback Book Condition: Good Seller ID: 2XUERVI 2XUERVI.

A specter is haunting Texas. [Fritz Leiber] -- Chronicles a futuristic earth with its genetically-engineered societies, and a Texas that escaped the harshest ravages of an atomic war. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Genre/Form: Fiction Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leiber, Fritz, Specter is haunting Texas. New York, Walker [, ©]. A Spectre is Haunting Texas.

Product Details. Category: books SKU: IEV Title: A Spectre is Haunting Texas Author: Fritz Leiber Book binding: Paperback Publisher: Mayflower Year of publication: Condition: GOOD Description. pages.

Pictorial paper cover. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb Rating: % positive.A Spectre is Haunting Texas by Leiber, Fritz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Spectre is Haunting Texas by Fritz Leiber - AbeBooks.: A SPECTRE IS HAUNTING TEXAS - SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB EDITION: This is a SFBC / Victor Gollancz book club edition published in The jacket is Very Good / Near Fine and unclipped - it states Gollancz 30s / SFBC edition for sale to members only 10s.

The book is Very Good / Near Fine with straight spine, sharp corners and firm spine ends.