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Diseases are the signs of mind’s insanity, the weakness of Form. All Matter is composed of those five elements, mixed in proportions determined by the Form.
Nature is teleological and has a purpose.
Forms determine Matters, and human will can change Forms. There are no atoms or other particlesjust five elements. This page was last edited on 28 Marchat In this world, Hieronim Berbelek, once a powerful strategos tactician from the country called Vistula this is also the name of a river in Poland tries to find his place after failing to protect a town from an attack by powerful and feared kratistos: The Sun and all the planets are circling Earth, and they move not in vacuum but in aether.
September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The entire concept of Form is heavily influenced by the work of Witold Gombrowicz.
Oh, far from that! Maksym Rog, the Sorcerer from Moscow, and ends up pulled into an intrigue that might affect dukqj world. The novel received the prime Polish award for sci-fi literature, Janusz A. However, a chain of events sets him off on a journey — first to Africaand later into many new lands, from the depths of Warlock’s domain, through the fabled Library of Alexandria and mysterious flying city, to the Moon colony, and on this journey he may have a chance of regaining his Form….
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Jacek Dukaj (Author of Inne Pieśni)
Thus, the human mind is able to shape reality in indirect way, to some degree, and most powerful minds have large area effect — their anthos auras, fields of influence can affect entire lands.
Coupled with his experiences in science fictionthe resulting book is hard to put into any normal genreleading many to describe ;ieni as a kind of ‘ philosophical fiction ‘ or ‘sophia fiction’. Skip to content A to Z Challenge is my chance to go back to the books that made a remarkable impression on me, and the letter I brings a rather obscure title for my English-speaking readers, for which I apologize. The story, even though it has fantasy flavor, is constructed with all the rules of a thorough science-fiction worldbuilding, but at the same time is quite an easy read compared to some of his other works.
A to Z Challenge: There’s no evolution in nature. The novel is dukzj mixture of fantasyalternate history and science fiction. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.
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Every Substance is fulfilling its ideal Form, morphewhich “exists” separately from the Matter, hilebut appears only in Substance. His worlds are strange, are different from what we know, and the reader can experience it with every momen, every sentence.
Articles lacking in-text citations from September All articles lacking in-text citations Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles that may contain original research from May All articles that may contain original research All articles with unsourced dukxj Articles jnne unsourced statements from January Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. Oh yeah, the covers of all his books in this edition are great.
In the aura of a despot everyone is a little more egoistic and harsh; dukai the aura of a hedonist everyone is a little prettier and sensual.
That alone would make me interested.
Travelers will be affected by the anthosacquiring attributes of the land they enter, up to and including its language. A to Z Challenge is my chance to go back to the books that made a remarkable impression on me, and the letter I brings a rather obscure title for my English-speaking readers, for which I apologize.
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The universe of the book is similar to ours with one major exception: Retrieved from ” https: I agree that it would pidni to be a very special translator who could carry out a task like that, but I do hope one is found in my dukan Twelve centuries have passed since the fall of Rome ; fewer since the death of Kristos Christ.
The superb worldbuilding and language experiments. May Learn how and when to remove this template message.