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The Asprin Wars HC

Robert Asprin

The Asprin Wars HC

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Published by Meisha Merlin Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9490299M
    ISBN 101592220401
    ISBN 109781592220403
    OCLC/WorldCa123115708

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Knopf, NY, This is the story of Aspirin, specifically Bayer Aspirin, from its discovery on Octothrough its growth phase to become the first blockbuster drug, the complications of the war years /5(5).

Sadly it appears Meisha Merlin Publishing has gone bust so will not be publishing this book after all. I own original editions of two of the three Robert Asprin paperbacks that were to appear in this omnibus reprint (The Bug Wars and The Cold Cash Wars), and it is a great pity that a new generation of fans will not get to enjoy them.5/5(1).

The Aspirin Wars book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. No drug in the world outsells aspirin. With billions of dollars at /5.

Robert Lynn Asprin (J – ) was an American science fiction and fantasy author and active fan, best known for his humorous MythAdventures and Phule's Company series. Robert Asprin was born in St. Johns, Michigan, and attended the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Michigan from through Alma mater: University of Michigan.

RU: МИФыCZ: Mýtická dobrodružství Another Fine Myth (Myth Adventures, #1), Myth Conceptions (Myth Adventures, #2), Myth Directions (Myth Adventures, #3) Author: Robert Lynn Asprin. The analogy to a military history is well fulfilled by this literate, compendious chronicle of the marketing of aspirin and its analgesic rivals, starting with the drug's final formulation in the late 's and ending with its current ``repositioning'' as a heart-attack preventive.

According to Mann (a contributing editor to Science and The Atlantic) and Plummer, here we have a perfect. The Bug Wars (ISBN ) is a science fiction novel by Robert Asprin.

Asprin credits the song "Reminder" by Buck Coulson as his inspiration for the novel. The lyrics of the song are printed at the beginning of some editions of the book. Plot summary. Bug Wars takes place an unspecified length of time before the present, in an unspecified part of the galaxy.

Aug. Ace mass market paperback, Robert Lynn Asprin (Tales from the Vulgar Unicorn). This book is the story of a reporter's interview with Tambu, the greatest pirate & villain in the Universe and what makes a hero or a villain.

Th eCovert War Against Rock Sanctuary by Asprin, Robert Lynn and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at MythAdventures or Myth Adventures is a fantasy series created by Robert Lynn twelve novels by Asprin, published tohe and Jody Lynn Nye continued the series with seven more books.

After his death in Mayshe intended to complete their plans. The Myth Adventures are noted for and popular for their whimsical nature, myriad characters, and liberal.

Robert Aspring () was an American science fiction and fantasy author best known for his MythAdventure fantasy series, which he began in with Another Fine continued writing until his death thirty years later. Robert Asprin began his Myth Adventures series in with the novel Another Fine Myth.

He wrote every book in the series until Myth-Told Tales by himself. From Myth-Told Tales to Myth-Fortunes, the series was co-authored with Jody Lynn Nye.

Beginning with Myth-Quoted (and following Asprin’s death), Nye became the solo author of the series. It might seem strange to have a popular book of more than pages dedicated to just one aspirin is a special case. One of the most brilliant medical historians and journalists of our time, the late Roy Porter, wrote a book called The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to the Present (BMJ ; ).Cited by:   Robert Asprin was the inspired creator of the long-running Myth series in which fantasy adventure meets comedy in a delightful pandemonium of magic and adventure.

Asprin’s Phule's Company saga, with its similarly irreverent look at military science fiction, was a New York Times bestseller.A fan favorite at SF conventions and an active participant in Society for Brand: Baen. HOME; ABOUT THE SERIES.

Biographies; The Original Proposal () Myth Adventures Chronology; Robert Asprin Memorial Page; COVER ART; MYTH BOOKS. Another Fine Myth. Meisha Merlin was planning to publish The Asprin Wars, an omnibus collection of three of RLA's early out-of-print novels: The Bug Wars, Cold Cash War and Tambu.

has a publishing date of Februrary listed for this book. The aspirin wars: money, medicine, and years of rampant competition User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. The authors detail the history of the marketing of aspirin as a drug from its introduction in to the present. They carefully researched the business, medical, and legal literature to supplement Read full review.

Robert Asprin () was an American author of science fiction and fantasy novels and stories. He is the author of the Myth Adventures and Phule’s Company series, and also created the Thieves’ World series.

Robert was a frequent collaborator with his then-wife, Lynn Abbey, Jody Lynn Nye and others. () with Esther M. Friesner [only as by Robert Asprin and Esther Friesner] Collections. Myth-Interpretations: The Worlds of Robert Asprin () Omnibus. The Asprin Wars () [O] Three Faces of Asprin () [O/3N] Robert Asprin's Myth Series (unknown) [O] Anthology Series.

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Diarmuid Jeffreys is a Reviews: 1. Buy a cheap copy of The Bug Wars book by Robert Lynn Asprin. The Tzen, fierce warriors, master strategists, and reptiles, and the Enemy, savage conquerors, brilliant technicians, and insects, fight their fiercest battle yet.

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Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Robert Asprin 28 June - 22 May Robert Lynn Asprin (J – )[1] was an American science fiction and fantasy author and active fan, best known for his humorous MythAdventures and Phule's Company series.

PLUMMER, THE ASPIRIN WARS: MONEY, MEDICINE AND YEARS OF RAMPANT COMPETITION () (hereinafter ASPIRIN WARS).

See Can Aspirin Cut the Risk of Heart Attack7, CHEMICAL WEEK, Oct. 3,at 5. See. Schmeck, Heart Attack Risk Found to be Cut by Taking Aspirin, N.Y. TIMES, Jan. I t might seem strange to have a popular book of more than pages dedicated to just one drug. But aspirin is a special case.

One of the most brilliant medical historians and journalists of our time, the late Roy Porter, wrote a book called The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to the Present (BMJ ; ).Cited by: View all covers for The Bug Wars (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page) Reviews Review by Clifford P.

Bendau () in Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Review, Junereprinted in. Robert Asprin was this writer to me, and brought a thirst for reading that continues to this day.

From the day I found Another fine Myth at I have eagerly awaited each and every book he touched. He will be missed, and my thoughts are with you and yours. Shadow (@) That is very bad, sad news for me myself, publishers, all of.

Robert Asprin () was the New York Times bestselling author of the Phule's Company series of space adventures and the nationally bestselling Myth Adventures series of humorous fantasies. He was the creator and editor of the Thieves' World series, the first shared universe series in fantasy and science fiction.

Robert Asprin () was an American science fiction and fantasy author, best known for his Myth-Adventures and Phule's Company series. As an active fan of the genres, he was a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism, a cofounder of th. Skeeve the Great is back.

The Great Magician Skeeve is back in a rip-snorting, lollygagging new adventure and he is as good as he used to be. This book is the first in the new series of Skeeve books and Robert Asprin has taken on an collaborator (Jody Lynn Nye) to help him write the next installment in this humorous adventure saga that manages to poke fun at /5(5).

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