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Steampunk Prime

(Book - 2010)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Steampunk Prime
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Discover original steampunk tales in this anthology of stories written before there were actual rocketships, atomic power, digital computers, or readily available electricity. The modern day steampunk genre is a reinventing of the past through the eyes of its inventors and adventures, but this collection is from real Victorians and Edwardians who saw the future potential of science and its daring possibilities. Steam-powered automobiles, submarines, and robots are featured alongside great airships and spaceships in these bold and creative stories of hope, triumph, and disaster.
Publisher: New York : Nonstop Press, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 1933065184
9781933065182
Characteristics: 239 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Ashley, Michael

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