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1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN MARCH 2020

2. TOTAL VISITS IN MARCH 2020

3. TOTAL VISITS OVER THE PREVIOUS 12 MONTHS

4. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED CUMULATIVELY

5. ANALYSIS BY AUTHOR


1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN MARCH 2020

Rank __________________Title____________________ Visits Genre____ Author______ Section____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 1,217 short story A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2013 3
2 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 1,199 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2015 4
3 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 1,178 novella A. E. van Vogt van Vogt May 2017 2
4 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 1,174 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2015 5
5 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 1,083 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Stories April 2018 8
6 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 996 novelette A. E. van Vogt van Vogt May 2017 1
7 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 921 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Jan. 2016 10
8 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 914 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 7
9 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 888 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Sep. 2013 17
10 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London (199): synopses, comments and ratings 803 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 6
11 “Letter From an Unknown Woman” (1922) by Stefan Zweig 642 novelette Stefan Zweig Stories May 2019 11
12 Survival in the Klondike – 10 Stories by Jack London 640 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 14
13 The complete stories of Anton Chekhov (319): synopses, comments and ratings) 616 essay Ray Chekhov Dec. 2019 15
14 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 605 novelette Gottfried Keller Stories April 2018 9
15 Hearts of Three" (1916) - a treasure-hunt adventure novel by Jack London (co-authored by Charles Goddard) 593 novel Jack London/ Charles Goddard Jack London April 2019 21
16 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 577 novelette Harry Bates Sci-fi April 2017 16
17 The complete stories (103) and novels (35) of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 554 essay Ray van Vogt June 2013 19
18 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 548 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 24
19 The complete stories of Guy de Maupassant (298): synopses, comments and ratings 525 essay Ray Maupassant Sept. 2019 12
20 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 487 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt April 2015 22
21 "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (1859), translated by Edward Fitzgerald 474 poem Omar Khayyam/ Edward Fitzgerald Poetry Mar. 2018 13
22 “The Conquest of Constantinople May 29, 1453” - Stefan Zweig’s dramatic account of a decisive moment in history ) 473 essay Stefan Zweig Stories June 2019 30
23 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 436 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 27
24 “Sonnets from the prison of Moabit” (1944-45) by Albrecht Haushofer - a modern triumph of the human spirit 430 poems Albrecht Haushofer Poetry Apr. 2019 18
25 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 378 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt June 2015 25
26 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 365 short story A. E. van Vogt van Vogt July 2017 -
27 “The Star Rover” (1915) - a novel about prison life in (and out of) San Quentin by Jack London 351 novel Jack London Jack London Feb. 2019 -
28 “Through the South Seas with Jack London” by Martin Johnson 339 memoir Martin Johnson Jack London Dec. 2018 26
29 "The Weapon Makers" (1943) - the original version of A. E. van Vogt’s first "Weapon Shop" novel (never before republished) 332 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt June 2018 -
30 “The Road” (1907) - Jack London’s vivid account of his hobo days 316 novel Jack London Jack London March 2019 -

2. TOTAL VISITS IN MARCH 2020: 29,982


3. TOTAL VISITS OVER THE PREVIOUS 12 MONTHS: 221,018


4. THE MOST-VISITED ARTICLES CUMULATIVELY

Rank __________________Title______________________ Visits Genre____ Author____ Section____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 63,434 short story A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
2 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 37,380 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London (199): synopses, comments and ratings 31,960 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 3
4 The complete stories (103) and novels (35) of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 28,341 essay Ray van Vogt June 2013 4
5 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 25,538 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Sep. 2013 5
6 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 21,836 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt April 2015 6
7 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 20,828 novella A. E. van Vogt van Vogt May 2017 7
8 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 20,105 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 8
9 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 16,863 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt June 2015 9
10 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 15,877 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Jan. 2016 11
11 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 15,266 short story Robert Silverberg Sci-fi April 2013 10
12 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 15,182 novelette A. E. van Vogt van Vogt May 2017 12
13 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 14,936 anthology A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Oct. 2015 13
14 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 12,971 novelette Gottfried Keller Stories April 2018 14
15 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 11,996 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 15
16 Survival in the Klondike – 10 Stories by Jack London 10,616 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 16
17 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 10,164 short story Henry Kuttner Sci-fi March 2017 17
18 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 9,989 novella A. E. van Vogt van Vogt March 2015 18
19 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 8,605 short story A. E. van Vogt van Vogt July 2015 19
20 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 8,110 novelette Harry Bates Sci-fi April 2017 22
21 "Children of Yesterday" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 8,025 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 20
22 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 8,003 short story A. E. van Vogt van Vogt July 2017 21
23 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 7,540 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 24
24 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 7,249 novelette Robert F. Young Sci-fi May 2013 23
25 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 7,183 novel A. E. van Vogt van Vogt May 2015 25
26 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 6,971 essay Ray Great Novels Oct. 2009 26
27 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 6,732 essay Ray Poetry Feb. 2006 28
28 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 6,652 novella A. E. van Vogt van Vogt Feb. 2015 27
29 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 6,220 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Stories April 2018 -
30 “He Who Shrank" (1936) by Henry Hasse 5,709 novella Henry Hasse Sci-fi April 2017 29

5. ANALYSIS BY AUTHOR