The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction July 1958 The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction #86

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction July 1958 The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction #86❃ The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction July 1958 The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction #86 kindle Epub ❧ Author Anthony Boucher – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Brother Charlie • novelette by Gordon R DicksonThe Reign of Taruin the Tall • shortstory by Kit ReedGil Braltar • shortstory by Jules Verne trans of Gil Braltar 1887The Day of the Green Velvet C Brother Charlie • novelette by of Fantasy PDF/EPUB » Gordon R DicksonThe Reign of Taruin the Tall • shortstory by Kit ReedGil Braltar • shortstory by Jules Verne trans of Gil Braltar The Day of the Green The Magazine eBook ↠ Velvet Cloak • shortstory by Mildred ClingermanThe Katy Dialogues • shortstory by Ron GoulartThe Up to Date Sorcerer • shortstory by Isaac AsimovThe Science Stage July • essay by William MorrisonThe Eighth Lamp Magazine of Fantasy ePUB ☆ • shortstory by Roy VickersThe Vandals • shortstory by Stephen BarrThe Blue Eyed Horse • shortstory by Michael FessierTheory of Rocketry • shortstory by C M KornbluthRecommended Reading C M Kornbluth A Memorial Bibliography Magazine of Fantasy and Science PDF/EPUB ² • essay by Anthony Boucher. 5 • Brother Charlie • 29 pages by Gordon R Dickson Good The planet the Tomah call Mant and the Lugh call Vanyinni is in a strategic location for further human exploration and is the only habitable planet in the system The humans need to have a base technology on the planet high enough to accommodate their need The problem is the Tomah and the Lugh are enemies The land based Tomah don't have enough resources to expand and are fought back when trying to get those resources from the oceans The Lugh are auatic and are content enough to keep the Tomah down Chuck is bringing an ambassador of each species to the southern continent for a meeting Once I knew the two enemies had to some how get along I kind of figured a situation would arise that would cause the two to have to work together Good twist at the end one I did not see coming34 • The Reign of Taruin the Tall • 14 pages by Kit Reed Good Tark inherits a house Bill Lukey and a some kids come to live with him Maybe not the best guardians but good enough to keep Mr Buttery from taking away the kids It seems like all of them kids and adults both have vivid imaginations Lukey with his ants the twins forever exploring new worlds in their rocket ship and Tark becoming regal Tark wears purple robes has biweekly state days and reuires the others to treat him as a king The twins put it right into their role playing Whatever world they find it's ruled by Tark and they pay their respects48 • Gil Braltar • 6 pages by Jules Verne OK The British have Gibraltar and are defending it Gil Braltar is using apes to try and reclaim the Rock for Spain54 • The Day of the Green Velvet Cloak • 11 pages by Mildred Clingerman Very GoodExcellent Mavis is rethinking her engagement to Hubert She goes into the Book Nook finds a nineteenth century diary and the man behind the counter instead of taking her money starts reading the book Saying it was just what he was looking for Clever use of time travel and I enjoyed the characters65 • The Katy Dialogues • 7 pages by Ron Goulart Good Ben is bringing robot Katy to Panam for a PR tour His ship goes down and he gets stranded Presumably there is a revolution or something that keeps BE from mounting a rescue Katy had tapes to answer uestions to a prearranged script After a few weeks Ben starts changing the script72 • The Up to Date Sorcerer • 13 pages by Isaac Asimov GoodVG Events similar to Gilbert and Sullivan's The Sorceror are happening though through scientific rather than magical means The characters realize the similarities and want to come up with a solution that doesn't involve the death of one of them I liked it without ever having heard of the original87 • The Eighth Lamp • 11 pages by Roy Vickers Good George Raoul has the job of closing Cheyne station After he douses the last lamp another train impossible comes through the station He is scared witless98 • The Vandals • 5 pages by Stephen Barr OK A kid makes up a game that open food is poisoned George kind of reads his mind one day and they stop by one night and get rid of it Then down to the deli to do the same thing103 • The Blue Eyed Horse • 13 pages by Michael Fessier VGExcellent Dan bets on horses and his wife is upset She wishes that the next time he loses a bet that he turns into a horse and he does Some excitement occurs about Dan being entered in a big horse race the guy entering him in the race making moves on his wife etc Light upbeat at least until Dan start getting jealous and funny116 • Theory of Rocketry • 13 pages by C M Kornbluth Good Mr Edel teaches English Foster is an excellent student his work has an engineering point of view He's pushing himself so he can get into the Air Force academy When Roland is fired from his job by not lying on a psychological exam Edel becomes the faculty advisor for Foster Kornbluth has created a future high school setting and explored its culture The Mildred Clingerman and Isaac Asimov stories push this issue up to 5 starsGordon R Dickson Brother Charlie 4 stars Maybe like 3 12 stars A man is transporting two representatives of opposing alien intelligences on another planet and has an arranged accident which prompts the two enemies to try to come to an accomodationKit Reed The Reign of Taruin the Tall 3 stars A man lords it over the people living in his house and makes them treat him as their kingJules Verne Gil Braltar 4 stars A surprising Jules Verne story about a tribe of monkeys attempting to drive the English out of GibraltarMildred Clingerman The Day of the Green Velvet Cloak 5 stars An absolutely wonderful story about a shy young woman a time traveler and a green velvet cloakRon Goulart The Katy Dialogues 4 stars A man is stranded in the wilderness after a crash His only companion is an advertising robot with canned responsesIsaac Asimov The Up to Date Sorcerer 5 stars Chemically induced love which can be eliminated by Roy Vickers The Eighth Lamp 4 stars A low key horror story involving murder and the underground trainsStephen Barr The Vandals 3 stars A very shaky story about preventing aliens from poisoning our foodMichael Fessier The Blue Eyed Horse 4 stars A neat story involving a compulsive gambler and his wife's wish that he just turn into a horse himselfC M Kornbluth Theory of Rocketry 4 stars Intense focused teachers and an intense focused student who is out to do whatever is necessary to achieve his goal