Hard To Be A God

Anton is an undercover operative from future Earth, who travels to an alien world whose culture has not progressed beyond the Middle Ages.

Hard To Be A God

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Hard to Be a God
Language: en
Pages: 256
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Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-01 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

This 1963 masterpiece is widely considered one of the best novels of the greatest Russian writers of science fiction. Yet until now the only English version (unavailable for over thirty years) was based on a German translation, and was full of errors, infelicities, and misunderstandings. Now, in a new translation
Hard To Be A God
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-09 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Anton is an undercover operative from future Earth, who travels to an alien world whose culture has not progressed beyond the Middle Ages. Although in possession of far more advanced knowledge than the society around him, he is forbidden to interfere with the natural progress of history. His place is
Hard to Be a Saint in the City
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Robert Inchausti
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-30 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

An exploration of Beat spirituality--seen through excerpts from the writings of the seminal writers of Beat Generation themselves. It’s been said that Jack Kerouac made it cool to be a thinking person seeking a spiritual experience. And there is no doubt that the writers he knew and inspired—iconic figures like
Marketing Communications
Language: en
Pages: 958
Authors: Chris Fill
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Pearson Education

Building on its established structure and reputation, the fifth edition of "Marketing Communications "is geared toward students studying marketing or business studies at undergraduate level and postgraduate students on marketing related programmes. The book is also an invaluable resource for students studying for professional marketing qualifications, most notably those studying
Science Fiction, Alien Encounters, and the Ethics of Posthumanism
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: E. Gomel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-24 - Publisher: Springer

Science Fiction, Alien Encounters, and the Ethics of Posthumanism offers a typology of alien encounters and addresses a range of texts including classic novels of alien encounter by H.G. Wells and Robert Heinlein; recent blockbusters by Greg Bear, Octavia Butler and Sheri Tepper; and experimental science fiction by Peter Watts