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Title: Neutron Tide Title Record # 51966
Author: Arthur C. Clarke
Date: 1970-05-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1971Translated by René Berthier
French Marée neutronique
1974Translated by Leni Sobez
German Totalschaden
1983Translated by George W. Barlow revised by Tom Clegg.
French Marée neutronique
1986Translated by Michael Nagula
German Neutronenflut
1990 Portuguese Maré neutrônica

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Magazine, May 1970 1970-05-00 ed. Ejler Jakobsson Universal Publishing & Distributing Corporation  
$0.60?$: US dollar
164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Gaughan Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], June 1970 1970-06-00 ed. Ejler Jakobsson Universal-Tandem Publishing Company Ltd.  
5/-?Prior to decimilisation (1968-1971), UK books were priced in shillings, or shillings and pence, where 20 shillings equals one pound and 12 old pence equals one shilling. Shillings were indicated with a variety of suffixes, e.g. 3s, 3', 3", 3/ all mean 3 shillings. Any number after that is additional pence, usually 6 (half a shilling) but sometimes 3 or 9 (a quarter of a shilling or three-quarters of a shilling).
164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Jack Gaughan Checkmark
Galaxie (2ème série), #82 1971-03-00 ed. Michel Demuth OPTA  
F3.50?F: French frank
164
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag W. Siudmak Checkmark
The Wind from the Sun 1972-04-00 Arthur C. Clarke Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 0-15-196810-1
$5.95?$: US dollar
viii+
193
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Carl Smith Checkmark
The Wind from the Sun 1972-08-00 Arthur C. Clarke Gollancz 0-575-01360-5
 
 
<type 'exceptions.IndexError'>
Python 2.7.18: /usr/bin/python
Mon Nov 28 17:01:16 2022

A problem occurred in a Python script. Here is the sequence of function calls leading up to the error, in the order they occurred.

 /home/stoecker/isfdb/install/cgi-bin/title.cgi in <module>()
    601                 print '<p>'
    602         pubs = retrieval_function(title_id)
=>  603         PrintPubsTable(pubs, "title", user)
    604 
    605         ###################################################################
PrintPubsTable = <function PrintPubsTable>, pubs = [(58596, 'Galaxy Magazine, May 1970', 'GALMAY70', '1970-05-00', 17509, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/57/GALMAY70.jpg', '$0.60', 5690, None, None, None), (387570, 'Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], June 1970', 'GLXSCNCFCT1970', '1970-06-00', 22549, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/GLXSCNCFCT1970.jpg', '5/-', 301952, None, None, None), (398955, 'Galaxie (2\xc3\xa8me s\xc3\xa9rie), #82', 'GLXMSRMRCH1971', '1971-03-00', 7026, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/7/70/GLXMSRMRCH1971.jpg', 'F3.50', 316718, None, None, None), (50040, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'MLO212', '1972-04-00', 267, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0151968101', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/MLO212.jpg', '$5.95', 164122, None, None, None), (192261, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1972', '1972-08-00', 13, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0575013605', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/3/33/THWNDFRMTH1972.JPG', '\xc2\xa3', 79981, None, None, None), (194077, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1972', '1973-01-00', 17573, 'viii+178', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/e/ef/THWNDFRMTB1972.jpg', '$1.49', 243198, None, None, '5543'), (115581, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1973', '1973-07-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b3/THWNDFRMTH1973.jpg', '$0.95', 191955, None, None, 'Q5581'), (420175, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1973', '1973-07-00', 42562, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b3/THWNDFRMTH1973.jpg', 'C$0.95', 346740, None, None, 'Q5581'), (616537, 'Science-Fiction-Stories 37', 'SCNCFCTNSN1974', '1974-06-00', 1126, '127+[1]', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '3548030548', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/e/e3/SCNCFCTNSN1974.jpg', 'DM 2.80', 616428, 1618, '69 (3054)', None), (270411, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1974', '1974-10-00', 56101, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0552096547', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTH1974.jpg', '\xc2\xa30.35', 156620, 292, None, None), (320420, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTG0000', '1975-09-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/d/d3/THWNDFRMTG0000.jpg', '$1.25', 222050, None, None, 'Y6607'), (402523, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1976', '1976-00-00', 173, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0552096547', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b1/THWNDFRMTH1976.jpg', '\xc2\xa30.65', 322398, 292, None, None), (253821, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTC0000', '1982-04-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451114752', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/7/73/THWNDFRMTC0000.jpg', '$1.95', 125776, None, None, None), (280836, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTD0000', '1982-04-00', 42562, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451114752', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/d/da/THWNDFRMTD0000.jpg', 'C$2.25', 158655, None, None, None), (336513, 'Le vent venu du soleil', 'LVNTVNDSLL1983', '1983-04-25', 1822, '249', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '2266012789', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/bb/LVNTVNDSLL1983.jpg', None, 241621, 251, '5164', None), (358746, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1983', '1983-07-00', 139, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '033028052X', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTB1983.jpg', '\xc2\xa31.75', 267919, None, None, None), (554883, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1983', '1983-09-00', 139, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '033028052X', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTB1983.jpg', '\xc2\xa31.75', 512263, None, None, None), (289743, 'Ein Treffen mit Medusa', 'NTRFFNMTMD1986', '1986-09-00', 5719, '492', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '3404240863', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/4/40/NTRFFNMTMD1986.jpg', 'DM 10.00', 172123, 530, '24086', None), (50039, 'The Wind from the Sun', '87WindSun', '1987-03-00', 9, 'xi+244', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451147545', None, '$3.50', 144541, None, None, None), (916219, 'O vento solar', 'VNTSLRGFDD1990', '1990-00-00', 56209, '231', 'tp', 'COLLECTION', None, None, None, 1059173, None, None, None), ...], user = <login.User instance>
 /home/stoecker/isfdb/install/cgi-bin/common.py in PrintPubsTable(pubs=[(58596, 'Galaxy Magazine, May 1970', 'GALMAY70', '1970-05-00', 17509, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/57/GALMAY70.jpg', '$0.60', 5690, None, None, None), (387570, 'Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], June 1970', 'GLXSCNCFCT1970', '1970-06-00', 22549, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/GLXSCNCFCT1970.jpg', '5/-', 301952, None, None, None), (398955, 'Galaxie (2\xc3\xa8me s\xc3\xa9rie), #82', 'GLXMSRMRCH1971', '1971-03-00', 7026, '164', 'digest', 'MAGAZINE', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/7/70/GLXMSRMRCH1971.jpg', 'F3.50', 316718, None, None, None), (50040, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'MLO212', '1972-04-00', 267, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0151968101', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/MLO212.jpg', '$5.95', 164122, None, None, None), (192261, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1972', '1972-08-00', 13, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0575013605', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/3/33/THWNDFRMTH1972.JPG', '\xc2\xa3', 79981, None, None, None), (194077, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1972', '1973-01-00', 17573, 'viii+178', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/e/ef/THWNDFRMTB1972.jpg', '$1.49', 243198, None, None, '5543'), (115581, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1973', '1973-07-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b3/THWNDFRMTH1973.jpg', '$0.95', 191955, None, None, 'Q5581'), (420175, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1973', '1973-07-00', 42562, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b3/THWNDFRMTH1973.jpg', 'C$0.95', 346740, None, None, 'Q5581'), (616537, 'Science-Fiction-Stories 37', 'SCNCFCTNSN1974', '1974-06-00', 1126, '127+[1]', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '3548030548', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/e/e3/SCNCFCTNSN1974.jpg', 'DM 2.80', 616428, 1618, '69 (3054)', None), (270411, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1974', '1974-10-00', 56101, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0552096547', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTH1974.jpg', '\xc2\xa30.35', 156620, 292, None, None), (320420, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTG0000', '1975-09-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', None, 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/d/d3/THWNDFRMTG0000.jpg', '$1.25', 222050, None, None, 'Y6607'), (402523, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1976', '1976-00-00', 173, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0552096547', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/b1/THWNDFRMTH1976.jpg', '\xc2\xa30.65', 322398, 292, None, None), (253821, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTC0000', '1982-04-00', 9, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451114752', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/7/73/THWNDFRMTC0000.jpg', '$1.95', 125776, None, None, None), (280836, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTD0000', '1982-04-00', 42562, 'viii+168', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451114752', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/d/da/THWNDFRMTD0000.jpg', 'C$2.25', 158655, None, None, None), (336513, 'Le vent venu du soleil', 'LVNTVNDSLL1983', '1983-04-25', 1822, '249', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '2266012789', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/b/bb/LVNTVNDSLL1983.jpg', None, 241621, 251, '5164', None), (358746, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1983', '1983-07-00', 139, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '033028052X', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTB1983.jpg', '\xc2\xa31.75', 267919, None, None, None), (554883, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTB1983', '1983-09-00', 139, '188', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '033028052X', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/5/56/THWNDFRMTB1983.jpg', '\xc2\xa31.75', 512263, None, None, None), (289743, 'Ein Treffen mit Medusa', 'NTRFFNMTMD1986', '1986-09-00', 5719, '492', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '3404240863', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/4/40/NTRFFNMTMD1986.jpg', 'DM 10.00', 172123, 530, '24086', None), (50039, 'The Wind from the Sun', '87WindSun', '1987-03-00', 9, 'xi+244', 'pb', 'COLLECTION', '0451147545', None, '$3.50', 144541, None, None, None), (916219, 'O vento solar', 'VNTSLRGFDD1990', '1990-00-00', 56209, '231', 'tp', 'COLLECTION', None, None, None, 1059173, None, None, None), ...], display_type='title', user=<login.User instance>, limit=100000)
   1080         index = 1
   1081         for pub in pubs:
=> 1082                 PrintOnePub(pub, pub_authors, pub_publishers, pub_series, cover_artists, bgcolor, display_type, user, index)
   1083                 bgcolor ^= 1
   1084                 index += 1
global PrintOnePub = <function PrintOnePub>, pub = (192261, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1972', '1972-08-00', 13, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0575013605', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/3/33/THWNDFRMTH1972.JPG', '\xc2\xa3', 79981, None, None, None), pub_authors = {37304: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 50039: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 50040: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 58596: [(25561, 'Ejler Jakobsson', 'Jakobsson')], 115581: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 118431: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 188565: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 188569: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 192157: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 192261: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], ...}, pub_publishers = {9: 'Signet / New American Library', 13: 'Gollancz', 23: 'Tor', 58: 'Signet', 107: 'Bantam Spectra', 112: 'Orb', 139: 'Pan Books', 173: 'Corgi', 242: 'Vista', 267: 'Harcourt Brace Jovanovich', ...}, pub_series = {251: 'Presses Pocket - Science Fiction', 292: "Corgi SF Collector's Library", 530: 'Bastei L\xc3\xbcbbe Science Fiction Special', 1618: 'Ullstein 2000'}, cover_artists = {37304: [(74281, 'Drive Communications')], 50040: [(59291, 'Carl Smith')], 58596: [(49101, 'Gaughan')], 118431: [(53431, 'blacksheep Design')], 188565: [(27690, 'Terry Pastor')], 188569: [(26209, 'Splash'), (27690, 'Terry Pastor')], 194077: [(59291, 'Carl Smith')], 253821: [(25858, 'Paul Alexander')], 269808: [(25896, 'Paul Swendsen')], 271653: [(25837, 'Blacksheep')], ...}, bgcolor = 1, display_type = 'title', user = <login.User instance>, index = 5
 /home/stoecker/isfdb/install/cgi-bin/common.py in PrintOnePub(pub=(192261, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1972', '1972-08-00', 13, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0575013605', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/3/33/THWNDFRMTH1972.JPG', '\xc2\xa3', 79981, None, None, None), pub_authors={37304: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 50039: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 50040: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 58596: [(25561, 'Ejler Jakobsson', 'Jakobsson')], 115581: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 118431: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 188565: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 188569: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 192157: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], 192261: [(17, 'Arthur C. Clarke', 'Clarke')], ...}, pub_publishers={9: 'Signet / New American Library', 13: 'Gollancz', 23: 'Tor', 58: 'Signet', 107: 'Bantam Spectra', 112: 'Orb', 139: 'Pan Books', 173: 'Corgi', 242: 'Vista', 267: 'Harcourt Brace Jovanovich', ...}, pub_series={251: 'Presses Pocket - Science Fiction', 292: "Corgi SF Collector's Library", 530: 'Bastei L\xc3\xbcbbe Science Fiction Special', 1618: 'Ullstein 2000'}, cover_artists={37304: [(74281, 'Drive Communications')], 50040: [(59291, 'Carl Smith')], 58596: [(49101, 'Gaughan')], 118431: [(53431, 'blacksheep Design')], 188565: [(27690, 'Terry Pastor')], 188569: [(26209, 'Splash'), (27690, 'Terry Pastor')], 194077: [(59291, 'Carl Smith')], 253821: [(25858, 'Paul Alexander')], 269808: [(25896, 'Paul Swendsen')], 271653: [(25837, 'Blacksheep')], ...}, bgcolor=1, display_type='title', user=<login.User instance>, index=5)
   1149         # Price
   1150         if pub[PUB_PRICE]:
=> 1151                 print '<td dir="ltr">%s</td>' % ISFDBPrice(pub[PUB_PRICE])
   1152         else:
   1153                 print '<td>&nbsp;</td>'
global ISFDBPrice = <function ISFDBPrice>, pub = (192261, 'The Wind from the Sun', 'THWNDFRMTH1972', '1972-08-00', 13, 'viii+193', 'hc', 'COLLECTION', '0575013605', 'http://www.isfdb.org/wiki/images/3/33/THWNDFRMTH1972.JPG', '\xc2\xa3', 79981, None, None, None), global PUB_PRICE = 10
 /home/stoecker/isfdb/install/cgi-bin/library.py in ISFDBPrice(price='\xc2\xa3', location='right')
    600                         if price == symbol:
    601                                 found = 1
=>  602                         elif price.lower().startswith(st.lower()) and price[len(st)].isdigit():
    603                                 found = 1
    604                         if found:
price = '\xc2\xa3', price.lower = <built-in method lower of str object>, ).startswith undefined, st = '\xc2\xa3', st.lower = <built-in method lower of str object>, builtin len = <built-in function len>, ].isdigit = <built-in method isdigit of str object>

<type 'exceptions.IndexError'>: string index out of range
      args = ('string index out of range',)
      message = 'string index out of range'