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have the job of chauffeuring me around in a brand-new 1956 Cadillac (tail fins, wraparound windshield, pastel body tints). Anne isp 140 HA 1981
philosophical frame around man's place in the universe. Forbidden Planet (1956) This remarkably stylish colour film is a quantum leap forwardp 18 UGM 1987
Fantasy and New Worlds, and the first was published in 1956, a signal moment in any writer's career, especially that ofp 180 ML 2008
and I dedicate this autobiography to them. This is Tomorrow 1956 In 1956, the year that I published my first shortp 187 ML 2008
dedicate this autobiography to them. This is Tomorrow 1956 In 1956, the year that I published my first short story, Ip 187 ML 2008
as Richard Hamilton and Eduardo Paolozzi. I still remembered the 1956 exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery, This is Tomorrow, and Ip 216 ML 2008
 
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1953 Arturo Bandini (Bologna, Italy) 1955 Gesai Ray (Calcutta, India) 1957 Giuliano Caldare (Palermo, Sicily) 1958 Wolfgang Herter (Cologne, Germany) 1960p 773 CA 1968
and the like (Amis's main prophecy for science fiction in 1957 and proved wholly wrong), or they attempt to apostrophize sciencep 207 UGM 1971
I mean the s-f of the thirty-year period 1926 to 1957, from Gernsback's founding of Amazing to the first flight ofp 203 UGM 1974
space age. Almost twenty years ago to the day, October 1957, I switched on the BBC news and heard for thep 224 UGM 1977
B.S. (Physics), Caltech, 1953. Graduated US Air Force Academy, 1957. Served Vietnam, 1964-9. Enrolled NASA 1970; deputy ground controller, Skylabp 1095 OOA 1984
us if you find it -- we've been exhausted since 1957.‘ She sailed the straw horns into the air. ‘They're wonderfulp 155 KW 1991
who continued to reject my fiction. But we listened in 1957 to the radio call sign of Sputnik 1, an urgentp 181 ML 2008
the hospital. Our daughters, Fay and Beatrice, were born in 1957 and 1959. Both were home deliveries, from the heart ofp 182 ML 2008
went to the world s-f convention held in London in 1957, but the Americans were hard to take, and most ofp 194 ML 2008
 
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1955 Gesai Ray (Calcutta, India) 1957 Giuliano Caldare (Palermo, Sicily) 1958 Wolfgang Herter (Cologne, Germany) 1960 Martin Sherrington (Canterbury, England) 1962p 773 CA 1968
in effect since the death of his mother Gladys in 1958. Goldman clearly relishes his tale of Presley's slow and luridp 39 UGM 1981
assembled a substantial dossier on this deranged young man. Born 1958, Abu Dhabi, father manager of Amoco desalination plant. Childhood inp 1093 OOA 1984
it was willing to learn from the outside world. In 1958 he spoke publicly of the day when Chinese women wouldp 55 UGM 1993
middle age. Fortunately, on a beach beside Lake Geneva in 1958, he saw an attractive young Englishwoman in a blue bikinip 160 UGM 1993
 
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LEAGUE *VII BETA *RIANGULI AD 1724 MAR-5-GO GAMMA GRUS AD 1959 VEN-7-GO GAMMA GRUS AD 1960 TETRARK XII ALPHA LEPORIS ADp 86 WG 1959
been orbiting the earth since Echo I was launched in 1959. Rough pencil lines had been drawn through all the entriesp 454 QR 1963
Silence." Oswald's Historic Diary, which he began on October 16, 1959, the day of his arrival in Moscow, is a remarkablep 31 AWa 1990
to his Guns The Letters of William Burroughs, 1945 to 1959 edited by Oliver Harris Now living quietly in Lawrence, Kansasp 134 UGM 1993
written to Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac between ii-s and 1959. These were the darkest years of Burroughs's life, and coverp 134 UGM 1993
Our daughters, Fay and Beatrice, were born in 1957 and 1959. Both were home deliveries, from the heart of a warmp 182 ML 2008
 
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543 C Cambodia, HRH plans journey to, 188; crashes aircraft, 196; writes book about, 235; meetings with Malraux, 239; capture byp 941 I 1977
alleged resemblance to, 322; hobbies, dislike of, 87; illnesses, concussion, 196; hypertension, 346; prostate inflammation, 522; venereal disease, 77; integrity, 89p 942 I 1977
 
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1724 MAR-5-GO GAMMA GRUS AD 1959 VEN-7-GO GAMMA GRUS AD 1960 TETRARK XII ALPHA LEPORIS AD 2095 Dynasties recurred again andp 86 WG 1959
of the moons?‘ Kandinski nodded. ‘Yes. Five.‘ ‘That was in 1960,‘ Ward went on. ‘Three weeks ago Professor Pineau at Brusselsp 492 VH 1963
1957 Giuliano Caldare (Palermo, Sicily) 1958 Wolfgang Herter (Cologne, Germany) 1960 Martin Sherrington (Canterbury, England) 1962 Josef Oblensky (Leningrad, USSR) 1964p 773 CA 1968
them made bad. Caldare emigrated to the United States in 1960, is now in the inner circle of the Cosa Nostrap 778 CA 1968
affair with science fiction becomes more and more perplexing. In 1960, New Maps of Hell was the most important critical workp 189 UGM 1981
and positive voice like that of the Kingsley Amis of 1960. The accurate judgments he made then are evident in hisp 190 UGM 1981
the art of his American contemporaries, he protested publicly in 1960 against what he felt was the excessive attention given top 68 UGM 1989
thirty-five years I have lived here. When I arrived in 1960 it was a bricky enclave of pre-war houses and bungalowsp 183 UGM 1994
regarded as not much better than the comic strips. In 1960, as our toddlers found their legs, we decided we neededp 184 ML 2008
bought a sandwich and threw bread to the swans. In 1960, sadly for himself and his family, the editor of Chemistryp 190 ML 2008
sense that I had chosen to live in Shepperton in 1960 because I knew unconsciously that I would write a novelp 258 ML 2008
 
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that the 3 per cent annual increase maintained since the 1960s was continuing. How long it could continue was impossible top 271 B 1961
this occurred. Public interest in the space flights of the 1960s was rarely more than lukewarm (think, by contrast, of ourp 224 UGM 1977
an American on the moon by the end of the 1960s. Where Eisenhower had never paid much attention to the astronautsp 274 UGM 1979
the automobile, a real Buick, Pontiac and Dodge of the 1960s. An armed squad of uniformed youths waited by the carsp 131 HA 1981
sky, recalling now the nightmare court case from the remote 1960s, the sick mind behind the Hollywood murders, the cult-children underp 201 HA 1981
for the NASA employees in the building boom of the 1960s. He passed an overturned truck that had spilled its cargop 1056 MSA 1982
Hockney has been able to take for granted since the 1960s. Together, Hockney's life and work sum up exactly what thep 62 UGM 1988
sanitized realm invented by Hockney in his paintings of the 1960s. Hockney's Los Angeles resembles the real terrain of dingbats andp 62 UGM 1988
which a careful survey of the TV programmes of the 1960s had confirmed to be the most sexually attractive costume forp 1125 LCC 1989
of nuclear explosions that we saw on TV in the 1960s (a powerful incitement to the psychotic imagination, sanctioning everything) didp 9 AEa 1990
pilot. Why a white Pontiac? A British pop-star of the 1960s, Dicky Valentine, drove his daughter in a white Pontiac top 9 AEa 1990
coincidences. The so-called Casualties Union existed in London in the 1960s, probably inspired by the nuclear disarmament movement. Putting on thep 11 AEa 1990
collision of private and public fantasy took place in the 1960s, and may have to wait some years to be repeatedp 16 AEa 1990
should not be reasonable. Sex, which many enthusiasts in the 1960s thought they had invented, then seemed to be the newp 54 GANa 1990
advertisement. Working at a London publisher's office in the late 1960s, she came across a scientific paper, "Tolerances of the Humanp 67 THFa 1990
series of documentary films enjoyed a huge vogue in the 1960s. They cunningly mixed genuine film of atrocities, religious cults andp 69 THFa 1990
Discontents. The violent newsreel footage shown on TV in the 1960s has now been censored from our screens, though a certainp 74 THFa 1990
in their defence of the nation at war. By the 1960s, America's immense self-confidence and the overheating imagination of the Marvelp 77 UGM 1991
envied Lykiard his close hold over her wayward imagination. The 1960s were tailor-made for them. In his office at the Artsp 181 KW 1991
myself against the realities of the post-war world. But the 1960s had effortlessly turned the tables on reality. The media landscapep 185 KW 1991
much from her. Sally was a true child of the 1960s, and my guide to the secret logic that I sawp 190 KW 1991
taking place. In many ways the media landscape of the 1960s was a laboratory designed specifically to cure me of allp 190 KW 1991
television made him as much a true citizen of the 1960s as Sally and Peter Lykiard. He was fascinated by thep 191 KW 1991
wrote: ‘The marriage of reason and nightmare which dominates the 1960s has given birth to an ever more ambiguous world. Acrossp 226 KW 1991
her. Four months later, in the last days of the 1960s, I stood with the cheering crowd in a disused soccerp 232 KW 1991
west as a test-metropolis of the future. London in the 1960s had been the second, with the same confusions of imagep 237 KW 1991
weekend Cessna, posing alongside astronauts and space scientists at the 1960s Cape Kennedy. There were coasters from the Tropicana Motel inp 319 KW 1991
how his televised images had shaped the imagination of the 1960s. Stills from the Zapruder film had seemed more poignant thanp 325 KW 1991
read at school and at Cambridge. From the 1950s and 1960s I remember The White Goddess by Robert Graves, Genet's Ourp 181 UGM 1992
American dream when he referred to the young of the 1960s as ‘the children of Marx and Coca-Cola‘. Coke had easilyp 214 UGM 1993
Now everything has changed for the better. In the late 1960s the twentieth century at last arrived and began to transformp 183 UGM 1994
Manhattan Project. As a young air force radiologist in the 1960s, Neil's father had attended the British nuclear trials held atp 33 RP 1994
towers around the perimeter of the lagoon, built in the 1960s to house the remote-controlled cameras. During his first week onp 86 RP 1994
says he was some sort of film tycoon in the 1960s.‘ ‘In a small way. Property dealing and office development inp 24 CN 1996
Mar is more like Chelsea or Greenwich Village in the 1960s. There are theatre and film clubs, a choral society, cordonp 43 CN 1996
such a rush, he forgets this isn't Spain in the 1960s. When I move into the house I'll be able top 279 CN 1996
know. Cheval might have survived, but the France of the 1960s, with its Routier lunches, anti-CRS slogans and the Citroen DSp 5 SC 2000
scenic route. I thought organization man died out in the 1960s.‘ ‘He did, our worried friend in the grey-flannel suit. Hep 95 SC 2000
guessed, of pied-noir parents who had left Algeria in the 1960s. They were dressed in black, almost certainly for my visitp 141 SC 2000
oddball behaviour. My mother had been a psychoanalyst in the 1960s, a friend of R.D. Laing and a familiar figurep 70 MP 2003
Property rights were involved, unlike the CND marches of the 1960s or the cruise-missile protests. A seat in the great Britishp 203 MP 2003
of the motorway towns that had grown unchecked since the 1960s, home to a population that only felt fully at easep 7 KC 2006
the globe. There were biographies of test pilots of the 1960s, privately published by long-ago aircraft companies -- Fairey, De Havillandp 53 KC 2006
down a large part of Shanghai. In England in the 1960s my parents were abstemious drinkers, having a whisky soda beforep 40 ML 2008
lunch whenever he was in Cambridge. By chance, in the 1960s, I became close friends with a north London doctor, Martinp 85 ML 2008
would chortle when she saw him on television in the 1960s. Throughout her life my mother had an active dislike ofp 86 ML 2008
a house in Claygate, near Esher, and in the early 1960s retired to the New Forest. My first impressions of Englandp 122 ML 2008
sensationalism that were levelled at him in the 1950s and 1960s. He chose as his official interviewer the art critic Davidp 156 ML 2008
reservations about science fiction as a whole, but the early 1960s were an exciting time. It was possible to have ap 194 ML 2008
father to them, though it was extremely rare in the 1960s to find single fathers caring for their children. Many peoplep 201 ML 2008
and two made five in the moral arithmetic of the 1960s. I was trying to construct an imaginative logic that madep 207 ML 2008
in the pieces I began to write in the mid 1960s, which later became The Atrocity Exhibition. Kennedy's assassination presided overp 207 ML 2008
me the Kennedy assassination was the catalyst that ignited the 1960s. Perhaps his death, like the sacrifice of a tribal kingp 208 ML 2008
all and bring life again to the barren meadows? The 1960s were a far more revolutionary time than younger people nowp 208 ML 2008
remained a whisky and soda man. In many ways the 1960s were a fulfilment of all that I hoped would happenp 208 ML 2008
of my satire. A prime engine of change in the 1960s was the entirely casual use of drugs, a generational culturep 209 ML 2008
was nothing like that deranged figure. Most scientists in the 1960s, especially at a government laboratory, wore white lab coats overp 212 ML 2008
he met her. ESP experiments were largely discredited in the 1960s, but I think Chris still had a sneaking hope thatp 213 ML 2008
to go further. He knew that I responded strongly to 1960s London, its psychedelia, bizarre publishing ventures, the breaking-down of barriersp 216 ML 2008
mankind at its most desperate. By the end of the 1960s his sculpture had become smooth and streamlined, and resembled modulesp 220 ML 2008
faded after his teaching trip to Berkeley in the late 1960s. He told me how he had taken a party ofp 220 ML 2008
than I did with my fellow novelists in the late 1960s. Most of them were still locked into a literary sensibilityp 222 ML 2008
My greatest ally was the pram in the hall. The 1960s were an exciting decade that I watched on television. Drivingp 226 ML 2008
penis ...‘ The most important person I met in the late 1960s was Claire Walsh, who has been my partner, inspiration andp 230 ML 2008
were published in Ambit, Ark and elsewhere in the late 1960s. I was advertising abstract notions largely taken from The Atrocityp 232 ML 2008
shoulder, as a result of some Maoist diktat in the 1960s. The children were away on holiday, and we were ablep 273 ML 2008