"Subsistence Level"

Title"Subsistence Level"
Year for Search1954
Authors[Sheckley], [Robert](1928-2005)
Tertiary AuthorsFinn O’Donnevan [pseud.]
Secondary TitleGalaxy Science Fiction
Volume / Edition8.5
Pagination30-43
Date PublishedAugust 1954
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Satirical story about the colonization of space depicted as hard work for the colonizers, but technology does almost all the work.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley. Book Three (Eugene, OR: Pulphouse Publishing, 1991), 304-18

Illustration

Illus. Sandy [Sanford] Kossin

Pseudonym

Finn O’Donnevan [pseud.].

Holding Institutions

PSt

Author Note

(1928-2005)

Full Text

1954 [Sheckley, Robert] (1928-2005). “Subsistence Level.” By Finn O’Donnevan [pseud.]. Illus. Sandy [Sanford] Kossin. Galaxy Science Fiction 8.5 (August 1954): 30-43. Rpt. in The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley. Book Three (Eugene, OR: Pulphouse Publishing, 1991), 304-18. PSt

Satirical story about the colonization of space depicted as hard work for the colonizers, but technology does almost all the work.