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city and the stars.

Arthur C. Clarke

city and the stars.

by Arthur C. Clarke

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Published by Muller in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination256p.,21cm
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18058591M

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There is a reason Sir Arthur C. Clarke ( - ) is considered one of the greatest Science Fiction writers of all time. For so many other authors, a book like "The City and the Stars" would stand out as their greatest work, but with Clarke one has to consider novels like "Childhood's End", " A Space Odyssey", and "Rendezvous with Rama" among others, and so this is merely one of his /5(). Arthur C. Clarke’s The City and the Stars is a revision of his first novel, Against the Fall of Night (; serial form, Startling Stories, November, ).The settings and main characters are.

The City and The Stars is a science fiction novel by Arthur C Clarke. This little story has a rather nice premise: After decades of exploring space and it's many wonders, The Intruders force Humanity to retreat into an enclosed city on Earth that is totally self-sufficient. Humans have lived in this city Pages: The City and the Stars has since been recognized as an all-time classic, ranking highly in the coveted “All-Time Best Novel” awards from Locus in , , and This is the first time that these classic and important works have received the lavish presentation that they deserve.


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Clarke. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this science fiction, fiction story are Alvin, Khedron/5. An illustration of an open book. Books.

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The City and the Stars is a complete rewrite of Clarke's first novel, Against the Fall of Night, written by Clarke to show the improvement in his writing style. Condition: In a blue cloth binding in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Description of the book "The City and the Stars": Clarke's masterful evocation of the far future of humanity, considered his finest novel Men had built cities before, but never such a city as Diaspar.

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Clarke's masterful evocation of the far future of humanity, considered his finest novel. Men had built cities before, but never such a city as Diaspar.

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Clarke, DecemberNew American Library edition, Paperback in EnglishCited by: The City and the Stars is a classic for a reason and not just because Arthur C. Clarke is the author, so instead I will write specifically about the audiobook.

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The novel was published by Macmillan on 15 May. The city and the stars. [Arthur C Clarke] -- A billion years into the future, Earth's oceans have evaporated, and humanity has all but vanished. The inhabitants of the City of Diaspar believe theirs is the last city, but there is no way to find.What did you like most about The City and the Stars?

An exciting story with a good pace. The main character becomes the hero in bringing about a monumental change on the planet.

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