Rendezvous With Rama

Author(s): Arthur C. Clarke

Sci Fi/Fantasy

Rama is a vast alien spacecraft that enters the Solar System, A perfect cylinder some fifty kilometres long, spinning rapidly, racing through space, Rama is a technological marvel, a mysterious and deeply enigmatic alien artifact. It is Mankind's first visitor from the stars and must be investigated ...

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'Quite memorable and at times magical... We glimpse our own future in this technological artifact - a future as magical as it is mysterious' Brian W. Aldiss

Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead in 1917. During the Second World War he served as a radar instructor for the RAF, rising to the rank of flight-lieutenant. After the war, he entered King?s college, London taking, in 1948, his Bsc in physics and mathematics with first class honours.One of the most respected of all science-fiction writers, he has won Kalinga Prize, the Aviation Space-Writers? Prize and the Westinghouse Science Writing Prize. He also shared an Oscar nomination with Stanley Kubrick for the screenplay of 2001: A Space Odyssey, which was based on his story, ?The Sentinel?. He has lived in Sri Lanka since 1956.

General Fields

  • : 9780575077331
  • : Orion Publishing Group, Limited
  • : Gollancz
  • : 0.244
  • : April 2006
  • : 197mm X 129mm X 20mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Arthur C. Clarke
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : en
  • : 823.914
  • : 256