The Most-Visited Articles in 2017

(actualisé le ) by Ray

The articles that had the most visits during 2017 are shown below, in descending order of popularity.

ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED DURING 2017

Rank __________________Title__________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date_Posted
1 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 7668 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017
2 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 7175 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013
3 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 3976 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Apr. 2015
4 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 3879 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2013
5 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 3836 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016
6 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 3826 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013
7 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 3629 essay Ray Jack London June 2014
8 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 3006 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015
9 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 2912 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Mar. 2015
10 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 2900 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015
11 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 2764 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013
12 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 2630 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017
13 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 2176 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017
14 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 1721 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016
15 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 1638 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015
16 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 1630 short story Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2017
17 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 1604 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017
18 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 1521 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015
19 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 1514 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi Mar. 2017
20 "Discord in Scarlet" (1939) by A. E. van Vogt - the original text and graphics 1328 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016
21 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 1249 anthology Jack London Jack london July 2016
22 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 1187 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016
23 "Lost Face" (1908) - the full text of Jack London’s best short story 1010 short story Jack London Jack London July 2013
24 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 935 novella Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013
25 Why we think that German has a bigger vocabulary than English (or any other Indo-European language) 928 essay Ray German Studies Nov. 2016
26 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 925 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Sci-Fi May 2015
27 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 823 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015
28 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 763 essay Ray The Greatest English Poems Feb. 2006
29 "The Most Dangerous Game" (1964) by Gavin Lyall 738 novel Gavin Lyall Thrillers / Espionage March 2017
30 Interesting Things That I Have Read Recently 639 essay Ray Essays May 2006