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Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, Boris 1933-2012

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Most widely held works about Boris Strugat︠s︡kiĭ
 
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Most widely held works by Boris Strugat︠s︡kiĭ
Stalker by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

61 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled man leads a writer and a scientist into "The Zone", a mysterious area where the laws of physics no longer apply. All three journey towards "The Room", which supposedly has the power to fulfill the innermost wishes of anyone who enters therein
Definitely maybe : a manuscript discovered under unusual circumstances by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally written in 1974, Definitely Maybe is here presented in its first ever unexpurgated edition. Its protagonist, Dmitry Alekseyevich Malyanov is an astrophysicist; just as he begins to realise that he is on the verge of a revolutionary discovery worthy of a Nobel Prize, his life becomes plagued by strange events. Malyanov suspects that his discovery is in the way of someone (or something) intent on preventing the completion of his work. An explanation is proposed by Malyanov's friend: the force is the Universe's adverse reaction to mankind's scientific pursuit
Roadside picnic by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Red Schuhart is a stalker, one of those young rebels who are compelled, in spite of the extreme danger, to venture illegally into the Zone to collect the mysterious artifacts that the alien visitors left scattered around. His life is dominated by the place and the thriving black market in the alien products. But when he and his friend Kirill go into the Zone together to pick up a "full empty," something goes wrong. And the news he gets from his girlfriend upon his return makes it inevitable that he'll keep going back to the Zone, again and again, until he finds the answer to all his problems."--
Hard to be a God by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

42 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Rumata has been sent from Earth to the medieval kingdom of Arkanar with instructions to observe and to save what he can. Masquerading as an arrogant nobleman, a dueler, and a brawler, he is never defeated, but yet he can never kill. With his doubt and compassion, and his deep love for a local girl named Kira, Rumata wants to save the kingdom from the machinations of Don Reba, the first minister to the king. But given his orders, what role can he play? This long overdue translation will reintroduce one of the most profound Soviet-era novels to an eager audience
Roadside picnic ; Tale of the troika by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prisoners of power by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his ship crashes on an unknown planet, a young man from Earth finds himself stranded in a polluted world whose inhabitants are controlled by powerful doses of radiation
The ugly swans by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape attempt by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noon, 22nd century by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is a collection of short stories describing various aspects of human life on Earth in the 22nd century. The plots of the stories are not closely connected, but they feature a shared set of characters. The most commonly recurring characters are Evgeny Slavin and Sergei Kondratev, who, as a result of a lengthy journey through interstellar space at near the speed of light, are thrown over a century into the future and must re-integrate into the society of their great-grandchildren
The time wanderers by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beetle in the anthill by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far rainbow, translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis ; The second invasion from Mars, translated from the Russian by Gary Kern by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Far Rainbow," the experiments of a group of physicists threaten life on the planet Rainbow. In "The Second Invasion from Mars," Martians decide to invade Earth in a non-violent way
Aliens, travelers, and other strangers( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The snail on the slope by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the story "Snail on the Slope", there are two worlds, two different societies, each of which lives by its own laws. The main characters are in certain relations with the authorities and society. Candide and Pepper are scientists who people thought do not accept violence and persecution. Both are longing for understanding and to this end, will look for the truth, but each in their own way. Pepper, more recently dreamed of freedom and the joy of life. Each received power, is afraid to oppose the government ..." -- cataloger's interpretation of publisher's or bookseller's website
The doomed city by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Russian and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Doomed City is set in an experimental city whose sun gets switched on in the morning and switched off at night, bordered by an abyss on one side and an impossibly high wall on the other. Its inhabitants are people who were plucked from twentieth-century history at various times and places and left to govern themselves, advised by Mentors whose purpose seems inscrutable. Andrei Voronin, a young astronomer plucked from Leningrad in the 1950s, is a die-hard believer in the Experiment, even though his first job in the city is as a garbage collector. And as increasingly nightmarish scenarios begin to affect the city, he rises through the political hierarchy, with devastating effect"--
Space Apprentice by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn : (one more last rite for the detective genre) by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policeman Peter Glebsky, heads on holiday to the Dead Mountaineer's Inn, a ski resort hotel in a small resort in a secluded valley in the Alps. On his arrival he meets the other guests: Mr. Moses, a rich old man with highly eccentric manners and his stunningly beautiful wife; Mr. du Barnstocre, an illusionist who is accompanied by Brun, his niece; Mr. Simonet, an obsessive physicist; Mr. Hinckus, a custodial attorney; and Olaf Andvarafors. Then an avalanche blocks them in and a dead body is discovered and it is up to Peter to find out who did it
Gadkie lebedi. Povest' by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monday begins on Saturday by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A account of the wild results of outlandish experiments of a scientist lured into joining the staff of an incredible institution where the most intensive research is done to harness the power of black magic, wizardry, the secrets of super-science, and paranormal talents
Trudno bytʹ bogom = Hard to be a god by Alekseĭ German( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Russian and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the 1964 science fiction novel with the same title, by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, published in English as Hard to be a God. A group of space travelers stumble upon an alien civilization on an earthlike planet with a medieval society. A man is sent to observe it and perhaps help it evolve; instead he finds his own humanist culture slipping from him"--cataloger's summary
 
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Stalker
Alternative Names

controlled identityI︠A︡roslavt︠s︡ev, S.

controlled identityVitit︠s︡kiĭ, S.

Âroslavcev, S. (1933-2012)

Bracia Strugaccy

Brat'ja Strugackie

Brat'ja Strugackie 1933-2012

Jaroslavcev, S. (1933-2012)

Jarosławcew, S. (1933-2012)

Strougatski, Boris

Strougatski, Boris 1933-2012

Strougatski (Frères)

Strugaccy, A. i B.

Strugaccy, Arkadij i Borys.

Strugacki, B.

Strugacki, B. N.

Strugacki, Boris

Strugacki, Boris 1933-2012

Strugacki, Borys.

Strugacki, Borys 1933-2012

Strugackie, Arkadij i Boris.

Strugackie, Boris, 1933-2012

Strugackie, Boris N. 1933-2012

Strugackie Brat'ja 1933-2012

Strugackij, B.

Strugackij, B. 1933-2012

Strugackij, B. N. 1933-2012

Strugackij, Boris.

Strugackij, Boris, 1933-2012

Strugackij, Boris N. 1933-2012

Strugackij, Boris Natanovič

Strugackij, Boris Natanovič 1933-2012

Strugackis, B. 1933-2012

Strugackis, B. (Boriss), 1933-2012

Strugackis, Boriss 1933-2012

Strugacký, Boris, 1933-2012

Strugačtí, Boris.

Strugatski, B.

Strugatski, Boris

Strugatski, Boris 1933-2012

Strugatskii, B. 1933-2012

Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, B. (Boris), 1933-2012

Strugatskii, Bor. 1933-2012

Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, Bor. (Boris), 1933-2012

Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, Boris, 1933-2012

Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, Boris Natanovich

Strugatskiĭ, Boris Natanovich 1933-2012

Strugatskij, Boris

Strugatskij, Boris, 1933-2012

Strugatsky, Boris

Strugatsky, Boris 1933-2012

Strugatsky, Boris Natanovich 1933-2012

Strugatzki, B. 1933-2012

Strugatzki, Boris

Strugatzki, Boris 1933-2012

Strugatzki, Boris N. 1933-2012

Strugatzki, Boris Natanowitsch 1933-2012

Strugatzkij, Boris 1933-2012

Strugatzkiy, B. 1933-2012

Strugatzkiy, Boris Natanovich 1933-2012

Strugazki, B. 1933-2012

Strugazki, Boris

Strugazki, Boris 1933-2012

Strugazki, Boris N. 1933-2012

Vitickij, S.

Vitickij, S. 1933-2012

Vitickij, Sergej.

Wititzki, S

Wititzki, S. 1933-2012

Стругацкий, Борис, 1933-2012

Стругацкий, Борис Натанович

Стругацкий, Борис Натанович, 1933-

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ストルガツキー, B

ストルガツキー, ボリス

Languages
Russian (149)

English (114)

German (30)

Polish (21)

French (5)

Italian (3)

Korean (1)

Covers
Roadside picnic