It is how he strings these inventions into the strings of narrative and description that add a vision to and beauty of a story that I found hard to compare to anything that I have recently read or listened to. Jeśli nie przeczytaleś Solaris autorstwa Lema — nie przeczytałeś niczego. This is not a book to put on and switch off to, it required concentration to fully appreciate and understand the plot. Solaris Audiobook — Stanislaw Lem Download. What is my place in it? Z obcą cywilizacją, odmienną formą życia, a może po prostu z Nieznanym, tego Lem jednoznacznie nie dopowiada.
The narration is outstanding - although it is really a performance - it is more like a wonderful radio play. The book is hauntingly elegant and intelligently written by any standard. Posłuchaj niezapomnianą przygodę razem z. With the exception of some basic terminology, it's just as fresh as anything written by my other favorites, Robert Charles Wilson and Peter F. I'll have to get the written version now and go through it again, it was that good. Przejmująca historia kontaktu z obcą inteligencją stanowi tło dla rozważań o ograniczeniach naszego umysłu i specyfice ludzkiego poznania. I admit I haven't actually watched the movie adaptations all the way through, but I checked out some clips on YouTube and that's all I needed to see.
While many are positive, there are also a number of negative reviews with some pretty consistent criticisms. Also, I wish I could give 6 stars to the narrator, Alessando Juliani. While its emotive range never really conjured up much in the way of wit or humor, the story plumed the depths of my soul for almost every other emotion. Tu trochę za dużo jest kombinowania. I've not seen the films but no need because this novel paints a vivid and vast techo colour canvas. Najsłynniejsza powieść Stanisława Lema w nowym wydaniu! If you want to have your notions of love, consciousness and reality picked up and shook, then get this book.
In response to the criticism that the characters do not react realistically, or like scientists: While this is true at times, I think the reviewers are dismissing the environment that these people are in. Jego powieść porusza jednocześnie wiele uniwersalnych problemów, m. Dla jednych historia miłosna, dla innych traktat filozoficzny — arcydzieło Lema wymyka się wszelkim ostatecznym interpretacjom. The narration is perfectly suited to the tale and drives the story forward with excellent characterisation. Dekoracje futurystyczne sprawiają jedynie to, że ta proza wciąż może być aktualna i czytana.
It has been a long time since I have really cared about a character in a book. It's first and foremost a contemplation of the futility of any human attempt to communicate with a truly alien being. Gaeta in the most recent Battlestar Galactica series, has a soft-spoken but firm voice that suits the text very well. You read the book very well, especially Snaut. Page after page of digressions. Obviously, this is not science fiction meant to be read by teens, waiting for the next evolution of the Twilight series or Fablehaven or whatever teenagers read now.
And since Illyrion is the element most needed for space travel, Lorq von Ray is plenty willing to fly through the core of a recently imploded sun in order to obtain seven tons of it. This new, 2011 translation directly from the Polish is quite readable and sometimes rapturously beautiful. It's also a strong tribute to his performance that he can carry the pages and pages of philosophising, argumentative theology, and semi-parodic scientific reports without coming across as didactic. In the Valley of the Time Tombs, where huge, brooding structures move backward through time, the Shrike waits for them all. The present book suggests a possible reason: Lem may be much more at home in the novel. Im więcej się go czyta, tym bardziej widzi się w nim filozofa, stawiającego ważne pytania i zmuszającego do refleksji nad kondycją ludzkości.
Over the course of 48 richly detailed lectures, Professor Garland covers the breadth and depth of human history from the perspective of the so-called ordinary people, from its earliest beginnings through the Middle Ages. The dialogue was totally credible and, with its sense of time and place, made the story that much more believable. Można również usunąć pliki cookies, dokonując odpowiednich zmian w ustawieniach przeglądarki internetowej. I've been wanting to read Solaris for ages, so I didn't bother with reviews when this became available. Caught up in local revolution, Tichy is shot and so critically wounded that he is flashfrozen to await a future cure. Do we want those with whom we intimate to be themselves or to be our mental construct? Dowiedz się więcej w naszej Polityce Prywatności -. He adapts to the cultures and terrains of distant outposts.
Po co doszukiwać się tam nie wiadomo czego. Whenever this would happen, I would try to imagine what they were describing. The Idirans fought for their Faith; the Culture for its moral right to exist. Although Chen's quest provides a purpose for his lonely life, his reasons for chasing this elusive quarry come into conflict with soldiers and scientists who have motives of their own. Jeżeli ktoś zetknął się z amerykańską ekranizacją filmową warto zaznaczyć, że powieść jest 10 razy bogatsza w różne przemyślenia niż tamta produkcja. It is heavy going but rewarding.
The deaths were due to its apparent indifference to human beings, for it is not hostile. What choices do these questions obligate me to make? Zaryzykuję stwierdzenia, że każdy człowiek choć raz gdy patrzył w gwiazdy, zastanawiał się czy gdzieś tam daleko istnieje życie. This is certainly a classic and Alessandro Juliani's is a fine interpretation of its haunting and equivocal messages. Solaris is 50 years old but could have been written last summer. This fine, new, direct-to-English translation of Solaris allows listeners a new opportunity to marvel at the way Stanisław Lem managed to pack so much into such a compact story.