Vacation in the Golden Age, 1941: A preview in covers

On Monday, I continue my Vacation in the Golden Age of science fiction with the January 1941 issue of Astounding. As good as 1940 was, 1941 looks even better. I think Robert Heinlein has a story in 9 of the 12 issues in 1941. In addition, we start to see more of Isaac Asimov, including the first of his Robot stories, and one of his most famous stories of all time, “Nightfall”. I thought I’d tease you give you a preview this weekend of the next twelve episodes of this Vacation by showing you the upcoming covers for 1941:

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January 1941

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February 1941
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March 1941
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April 1941
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May 1941
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June 1941
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July 1941
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August 1941
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September 1941
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October 1941
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November 1941
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December 1941

There is a lot of good stuff in 1941 and I’m very excited to get into this year, read the stories and report back on them.

So what 1941 stories and authors are you most looking forward to? See back back here on Monday for Episode 19.

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