Uncategorized A. E. Van Vogt's Isher and Weapons Shops Novels | Worlds of Speculative Fiction (lecture 55) By Denise Moore Posted on August 14, 2021 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments Support at Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/sadler – or Buy Me a Coffee – https://www.buymeacoffee.com/A4quYdWoM Enroll in the FREE online class, Worlds … source Related Items:romance books Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you romance books I Read 5 Lesbian Romance Books for Perpetually Single How to look for Historical Romance Books? |Booktube Philippines|Filipino Booktuber 2 Comments 2 Comments Johnny Plunkett August 14, 2021 at 9:04 pm Van Vogt had ideas. But he let the story carry them. Heinlien gets preachy. Levi Khimesan August 14, 2021 at 9:04 pm I love this old libertarian science fiction stuff though too be honest my taste in science has gotten so hard, and my taste in writers so elitist, that it's virtually impossible for me to read fiction anymore. I'd rather read actual physics books, which are usually more interesting than people in general. I read most of the greats and classics of pulp, science fiction and fantasy (most of the Masterwork novels, Heinlein, Howard, Lovecraft, Asimov) as a child. With a few rare exceptions (Blindsight by Watts) nothing I run into is remotely as interesting to the point that is actually a waste of time to try to read a novel unless I already know I'm interested in it. I compare every economist to Mises and every author to Goethe. I simply don't have enough interest in genre fiction or television to read anything that isn't virtually perfect. This goes for most history, popular science, etc. I can predict everything they're going to say and have probably read more than most of these authors. Leave a ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.