Rendevous With Rama

By Arthur C. Clarke
(Spectra, Mass Market Paperback, 9780553287899, 288pp.)

Publication Date: November 1, 1990

Other Editions of This Title: Compact Disc, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, MP3 CD, Compact Disc, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, MP3 CD

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At first, only a few things are known about the celestial object that astronomers dub Rama. It is huge, weighing more than ten trillion tons. And it is hurtling through the solar system at inconceivable speed. Then a space probe confirms the unthinkable: Rama is no natural object. It is, incredible, an interstellar spacecraft. Space explorers and planet-bound scientists alike prepare for mankind's first encounter with alien intelligence. It will kindle their wildest dreams... and fan their darkest fears. For no one knows who the Ramans are or why they have come. And now the moment of rendezvous awaits -- just behind a Raman airlock door.




Praise For Rendevous With Rama

"Mr. Clarke is splendid...We experience that chilling touch of the alien, the not-quite-knowable, that distinguishes SF at its most technically imaginative." -- The New York Times

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