Lion of Comarre and Against the Fall of Night by Arthur C. Clarke

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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .

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Other titlesAgainst the fall of night
Statement[by] Arthur C. Clarke.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 214 p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20933781M

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Everyday low /5(6). "Comarre" of title is the machine to enable such dreams; lion refers to a tame lion that behaves like a dog & is actually a distraction in the story.

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At long last former Knight Commander Cade Williams has defeated the Adversary, but his victory. Originally appearing in the November, issue of the magazine Startling Stories, it was first published in book form in by Gnome Press.

It was later expanded and revised as The City and the Stars. The original also appeared in a more recent edition along with another unconnected early work: The Lion of Comarre and Against the Fall of Night.

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By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that. 'The Lion of Comarre' was interesting enough but it was 'Against the Fall of Night' that entranced me, the story which would go on to be expanded into the novel 'The City and the Stars'.

And whilst I do love the full version there are still some aspects about the original novella which I do prefer and which got left out in the expansion.

Title: Lion of Comarre and Against the Fall of Night Author(s): Arthur C Clarke ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Harcourt. I read this book first when I was proba 45 years ago, and it became a book with a story that has haunted me my whole life.

It has always seemed a masterpiece of science fiction and, with City and the Stars - a richer novel than Against the Fall of Night, but the title less so.

- one of Clarke's finest works.5/5(5). "The Fall of Night" is the final episode of the second season of the science fiction television series "Babylon 5". ynopsis The Centauri have been expanding their war of aggression ; now they are launching attacks into Drazi and Pak'ma'ra space.

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Clarke. Originally appearing in the November, issue of the magazine Startl.

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