This Fortress World

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This Fortress World
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Dust-jacket from the first edition
Author James E. Gunn
Cover artist Murray Tinkelman
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction novel
Publisher Gnome Press
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 216 pp
OCLC 1277712

This Fortress World is a science fiction novel by author James E. Gunn. It was published in 1955 by Gnome Press in an edition of 4,000 copies.

Plot introduction[edit]

The novel concerns a man's fight against the power of a future church.


  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. p. 304. 
  • Tuck, Donald H. (1974). The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy. Chicago: Advent. pp. 195–196. ISBN 0-911682-20-1. 

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