Statistics

1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN DECEMBER 2020

2. TOTAL VISITS IN DECEMBER 2020

3. TOTAL VISITS OVER THE PAST 12 MONTHS

4. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED CUMULATIVELY

5. ANALYSIS BY AUTHOR


6. COVID-19 – LATEST DATA WITH RANKINGS


1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN DECEMBER 2020

Rank __________________Title___________________________________________ Visits Date Posted____ Prev. Rank
1 "Destination Universe!" - A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 1,347 Oct. 2015 6
2 "The Perfect Day" (1981) by A. E. van Vogt – never before published in English 1,179 March 2018 -
3 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 1,121 April 2017 2
4 The complete (319) stories of Anton Chekhov: synopses, comments and ratings) 1,069 Dec. 2019 3
5 The complete (300) stories of Guy de Maupassant: synopses, comments and ratings 1,041 Sept. 2019 4
6 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 933 April 2018 7
7 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann, an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave – or else! 884 April 2018 5
8 “Letter From an Unknown Woman” (1922) by Stefan Zweig 883 May 2019 8
9 “The Conquest of Constantinople May 29, 1453” - Stefan Zweig’s dramatic account of a decisive moment in history 876 June 2019 11
10 Survival in the Klondike – 10 Stories by Jack London 863 July 2016 13
11 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 859 July 2016 -
12 "The Weapon Makers" (1943) - the original version of A. E. van Vogt’s first "Weapon Shop" novel (never before republished) 831 June 2018 21
13 The complete (205) stories of Jack London: synopses, comments and ratings 827 June 2014 10
14 "Liberation of Earth" (1953) by William Tenn 795 May 2018 1
15 "Hearts of Three" (1916) - a treasure-hunt adventure novel by Jack London (co-authored by Charles Goddard) 703 April 2019 19
16 "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (1859), translated by Edward Fitzgerald 693 March 2018 9
17 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story 689 Oct. 2013 15
18 Anton Chekhov’s funniest story: “From the Diary of a Violent-tempered Man” (1887) 667 Sep. 2015 24
19 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 662 April 2017 16
20 The "Mixed Men" series of golden-age s-f stories by A. E. van Vogt 617 Dec. 2016 22
21 The funniest golden-age sci-fi story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 555 March 2017 23
22 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 455 May 2017 18
23 “Sonnets from the prison of Moabit” (1944-45) by Albrecht Haushofer - a modern triumph of the human spirit 450 April 2019 27
24 The complete stories (103) and novels (35) of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 444 June 2013 20
25 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 438 Jan. 2016 17
26 “The adventures of the Marquise and the Baroness” – three of Guy de Maupassant’s most amusing (and amoral) stories 415 Feb. 2020 -
27 The 15 novels of Charles Dickens: synopses and comments 386 March 2009 26
28 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 375 Dec. 2016 28
29 "Children of Yesterday" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 337 Nov. 2017 -
30 "The Invisible Collection" and other stories by Stefan Zweig 335 Oct. 2020 29

2. TOTAL VISITS IN DECEMBER 2020: 39,143


3. TOTAL VISITS OVER THE PAST 12 MONTHS: 380,316


4. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED CUMULATIVELY

Rank __________________Title___________________________________________ Visits Date Posted____ Prev. Rank
1 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story 71,897 Oct. 2013 1
2 "Destination Universe!" - A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 46,391 Oct. 2015 2
3 The complete (205) stories of Jack London: synopses, comments and ratings 38,301 June 2014 3
4 The complete stories (103) and novels (35) of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 33,347 June 2013 4
5 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - an outstanding golden-age sci-fi novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 29,050 Sep. 2013 5
6 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 27,200 May 2017 6
7 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 26,395 April 2017 7
8 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt 25,882 April 2015 8
9 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 24,039 Jan. 2016 9
10 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 21,342 April 2018 11
11 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 20,734 May 2017 10
12 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt 19,316 June 2015 12
13 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology 17,950 Oct. 2015 13
14 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg 16,513 April 2013 14
15 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 15,337 Dec. 2016 15
16 Survival in the Klondike – 10 Stories by Jack London 15,111 July 2016 16
17 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 14,814 April 2017 18
18 The funniest golden-age sci-fi story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 13,658 March 2017 17
19 The complete (319) stories of Anton Chekhov: synopses, comments and ratings) 12,266 Dec. 2019 21
20 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann, an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave – or else! 12,246 April 2018 20
21 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first sci-fi story 11,638 March 2015 19
22 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 10,825 July 2016 24
23 The complete (300) stories of Guy de Maupassant: synopses, comments and ratings) 10,810 Sept. 2019 26
24 "Children of Yesterday" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 10,712 Nov. 2017 23
25 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age sci-fi/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 10,507 July 2017 22
26 “Letter From an Unknown Woman” (1922) by Stefan Zweig 10,147 May 2019 28
27 "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (1859), translated by Edward Fitzgerald 10,145 Mar. 2018 27
28 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 9,980 July 2015 25
29 "Hearts of Three" (1916) - a treasure-hunt adventure novel by Jack London (co-authored by Charles Goddard) 9,291 April 2019 30
30 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel 8,947 May 2015 29

5. ANALYSIS BY AUTHOR

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