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Rhymes of the orbiters, pioneers in space

science fiction of the near future

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Published by Grounder Pub. in Houston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century.,
  • Interplanetary voyages -- Poetry.,
  • Science fiction poetry, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRhymes of the orbiters.
    Statement[collected by] J.A. Coffeen.
    ContributionsCoffeen, J. A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS595.I57 R48 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97 p. ;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2876819M
    ISBN 100930271009
    LC Control Number84081455
    OCLC/WorldCa12162125

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