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Omega : the last days of the world

Author: Camille Flammarion
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Omega, written by astronomer Camille Flammarion (1842-1925), is no less than an epic history of our future - a startling and unforgettable vision of the end of the world. Reasoned scientific speculation combined with probing philosophical inquiry lend credibility and magnitude to this tale of how humankind will physically and culturally evolve over the next several million years.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Camille Flammarion
ISBN: 080326898X 9780803268982
OCLC Number: 40396597
Notes: "Bison books"--Page [i].
Description: 287 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Fin du monde.
Responsibility: by Camille Flammarion ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Robert Silverberg.
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Combining reasoned scientific speculation with philosophical inquiry, this title presents a tale of how humankind can physically and culturally evolve over the next several million years.  Read more...

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"Students of early science fiction will welcome the University of Nebraska Press's series Bison Frontiers of Imagination."-Times Literary Supplement * Times Literary Supplement *

 
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