Last and First Men

Last and First Men

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Last and First Men Olaf Stapledon. Masterpiece of science fiction by British philosopher and writer Olaf Stapledon (1886-1950) is filled with imagination, it is an ambitious history of the future of all humanity, which extends billions of years. With further actions, Star Maker, can be seen as a continuation of the Last and First Men, but even more - ambitious, a story about a distant future, a new dimension to the story. The main character of this fascinating novel is humanity itself, reached the limit of their intelligence. It is developed through the ages: growing gradually and recreate civilization that is slowly after the disappearance, survivor attacks from other planets and decline of solar energy, and constantly develop new forms, new senses, as well as new intellectual abilities. Written in 1930, this is a future story that tells the story of humanity over a period of two billion years of 1930 to approximately 2.0 billion years. Detailed descriptions of each subsequent appearance of humanity and the trials and tribulations that befall them may become less tedious. However, although criticized, this is a book that is highly recommended to all fans of science fiction and many of the ideas and concepts found in modern science fiction is his first real sense in this incredible story. This is maddening, incredible story representing all the 18 races of people traveling in the solar system and in time reach their intelligence with concepts and ideas, this masterpiece is filled with science, religion, evolution, faith, humanity, philosophy, race seats, culture, society and life itself across the planet will resonate with anyone who has ever read these books! Should definitely anyone who claims to have even the most measuring less interested in science fiction and philosophy, each with imagination, to read, to reach that level, which is shown in this novel, called the Last and First Men.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 176 x 252 x 18mm | 399.99g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507865996
  • 9781507865996

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3,774 ratings
3.8 out of 5 stars
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4 33% (1,235)
3 25% (929)
2 8% (291)
1 4% (136)
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