Peace on Earth

Peace on Earth

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This third appearance for imperturbable astronaut Ijon Tichy extends the horrifying notions on future weapons and warfare that Lem advanced in One Human Minute. The governments of Earth have banished the arms race to the moon, where miniaturized, self-replicating weapons equipped with artificial instincts were provided the means to evolve and compete in utter secrecy - the intended outcome being a self-adjusted stalemate. However...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 134.62 x 195.58 x 10.16mm | 294.83g
  • Orlando, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 015602814X
  • 9780156028141
  • 413,630

Review quote

"Another gem from one of sf's towering geniuses." -Carl Hays, Booklist
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About Stanislaw Lem

Polish author Stainslaw Lem (b 1921) is author of adventure tales, moody extraterrestrial travelogues, satirical fables, mystery novels, and psychological thrillers - all of which serve him well in this brilliant work of science fiction.
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Rating details

1,080 ratings
3.96 out of 5 stars
5 30% (321)
4 42% (453)
3 24% (254)
2 4% (46)
1 1% (6)
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