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Childhood’s end. Science Fiction Masterworks Volume 77. eGod. A first-rate tour de force! - The New York Times. A frighteningly logical, believable, and grimly prophetic tal. larke is a Master.
Childhoods End by Arthur C Clarke. 1 earth and the overlords. THE volcano that had reared Taratua up from the Pacific depths had been sleeping now for half a million years. Yet in a little while, thought Reinhold, the island would be bathed with fires fiercer than any that had attended its birth. He glanced towards the launching site, and his gaze dimbed the pyramid of scaffolding that still surrounded the Columbus.
Sir Arthur Charles Clarke CBE FRAS (16 December 1917 – 19 March 2008) was a British science fiction writer, science writer and futurist, inventor, undersea explorer, and television series host. He co-wrote the screenplay for the 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey, one of the most influential films of all time. Clarke was a science writer who was an avid populariser of space travel and a futurist of uncanny ability. He wrote over a dozen books and many essays for popular magazines
Childhood's End is a 1953 science fiction novel by the British author Arthur C.
Childhood's End is a 1953 science fiction novel by the British author Arthur C. The story follows the peaceful alien invasion of Earth by the mysterious Overlords, whose arrival begins decades of apparent utopia under indirect alien rule, at the cost of human identity and culture
Childhood's End book. Kurt Vonnegut said of Arthur C. Clarke’s novel Childhood’s End that it is one of the few masterpieces in the science fiction genre.
Childhood's End book. Vonnegut went on to say that he, Vonnegut, had written all the others. As humorous as that is, at least the first clause of that declaration I feel to be true. Written simply but with conviction and persuasion, with an almost fable-like narrative quality, Clarke has given to us that rarest of literary achievements: a science fiction masterpiece.
Arthur C. Clarke Childhood’s End The opinions expressed in this book are not those of the author. PROLOGUE 1 The volcano that had reared Taratua up from the Pacific depths had been sleeping now for half a million years. He glanced towards the launching site, and his gaze climbed the pyram.
Arthur C. Clarke (of 2001 – a Space Odyssey" fame) published Childhood’s End in 1953, and though a very prolific author, this is one of his best. There are a number of small points in the book that will date the writing to around 1950, but the theme, powerful ideas, and superb writing make this a worthy read in the twenty-first century for anyone who enjoys science fiction. The title, Childhood’s End is a metaphor for the evolution of the human race to a higher level. That evolution is shepherded by an alien species called Overlords in the book
Childhood's End is one of the defining legacies of Arthur C. Clarke, the author of 2001: A Space Odyssey and many other groundbreaking works.
Childhood's End is one of the defining legacies of Arthur C. ISBN: 978-1-101-96703-4. Купить за 791 руб в Лабиринте. Clarke, Arthur C. b. 1917, Minehead. With a background in physics (having taken a degree from King’s College, London), Clarke is best known as a science fiction writer.
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