"A Specter Is Haunting Texas"

Title"A Specter Is Haunting Texas"
Year for Search1968
AuthorsLeiber, Fritz [Reuter] [Jr.](1910-92)
Secondary TitleGalaxy Science Fiction
Volume / Edition 26.6 - 27.2
Pagination6-74, 52-128, 118-86
Date PublishedJune - August 1968
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia. Texas has taken over most of the Americas from Canada to Nicaragua. Racial, ethnic, financial, and political discrimination. “… a man can’t feel really free unless he’s got a lot of underfolk to boss around” (15). African-American republics exist in California and Florida. Circumluna is a satellite of scientists, hippies, and others.

Additional Publishers

Repub. New York: Walker & Co. U. K. ed. as A Spectre Is Haunting Texas. London: Gollancz, 1969.

Title Note

U. K. ed. as A Spectre Is Haunting Texas

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Author Note

(1910-92)

Full Text

1968 Leiber, Fritz [Reuter, Jr.] (1910-92). “A Specter Is Haunting Texas.” Galaxy Science Fiction 26.6 - 27.2 (June - August 1968): 6-74, 52-128, 118-86. Repub. New York: Walker & Co. U. K. ed. as A Spectre Is Haunting Texas. London: Gollancz, 1969. MB

Dystopia. Texas has taken over most of the Americas from Canada to Nicaragua. Racial, ethnic, financial, and political discrimination. “… a man can’t feel really free unless he’s got a lot of underfolk to boss around” (15). African-American republics exist in California and Florida. Circumluna is a satellite of scientists, hippies, and others.