People from 112 countries have accessed Magic Dragon Multimedia:

Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Dubai, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibralter, Great Britain (UK), Greece, Greenland, Guam, Guatemala, Guyana, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea (South), Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Namibia, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Lucia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Switzerland, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, USSR (former), Venezuela, Yugoslavia, Zimbabwe
Biographical, bibliographical, photographical, and personal data about people from many of these countries have been collected from books, magazines, newspapers, reference works, personal contacts, and from the Internet -- for your information!

AUTHORS: Science Fiction

There are 1,933 authors' hotlinks here, and 3,432 authors indexed with no hotlinks currently known to this compiler for a total of 5,365 authors' names and/or hotlinks and/or pseudonyms
Most recently updated: 18 July 1997


: Fascinating essays on the authors, magazines, publishers, and movies of specific countries, as well as a distributed debate on which country is the true birthplace of science fiction; is also a list of links to authors and magazines from 35 individual countries, annotated, last updated 30 May 1997, plus minor entries on 34 countries for which the webmaster solicits information from fans. International content found nowhere else on the Internet!
July updates include: Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile.
May/June updates include: Austria, Belgium, Cuba.
New essay added, under the ISRAEL entry: JEWS AND JEWISH SCIENCE FICTION.
Newly added: in each country, which science fiction MOVIES were shot on location in that country.
400 Kilobytes text has just been broken into smaller files to load faster for those with slow modems.

National Writers Union: over 5,000 authors. Other writers' groups.

SCOTLAND: Battlegrounds, Scenes, Relics
SCOTLAND: 6 notable Scottish CASTLES
EDINBURGH: Scotland's Capital City
SCOTLAND: some great writers
MALIBU California Real Estate: Acreage with Commanding Views, Scenic Beauty, and Security
Outer Space: I we have made a survey of science fiction books and stories according to travel destination: SPACE TRAVEL: rockets to asteroids, moons, planets, stars and I have also created a bibliography of 210 publications, presentations, and broadcasts about where to go in space and what to do there: 210 Ways to Space.
Imaginary Places:: Roget's Thesaurus (1982 edition) lists these imaginary lands:
  1. El Dorado
  2. Happy Valley
  3. The Isles of the Blest
  4. Cockaigne
  5. Ruritania
  6. Shangra-La
  7. Atlantis
  8. Lyonesse
  9. Middle Earth
  10. San Serriffe
  11. (April Fool's day joke in "The Guardian", 1977)
But we can compile a longer list of Imaginary Lands from Science Fiction, fantasy, and other literature: LOST LANDS/LOST RACE: neoprimitive place/people discovered
and we can list hundreds of even more exotic imaginary lands: BEYOND THE FIELDS WE KNOW: magical worlds unconnected to ours.
WINNER!!! This Web Site has been featured in "MicroTimes", Issue No.165, 26 May 1997, Northern California Edition (110,000 copies printed): see Magic Dragon Multimedia, review by Laura Bell

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