The Final Odyssey [Arthur C. Clarke] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Main Selection of the Science Fiction Book Club® Selected. Astronaut Frank Poole’s frozen body is discovered floating in space at the start of this adaptation of Arthur C. Clarke’s fourth and final ”Odyssey” book. Interesting news, this – Syfy is producing a TV series of Arthur C. Clarke’s last sequel novel to A Space Odyssey. The follow-up is called The Final .

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Spacecraft and Star City elevators operate on inertialess drives Due to Halman having already infected the first monolith, all the monoliths disintegrate.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A Space Odyssey After a few months Frank gets a little stir crazy. Those hoping for grand endings are going to be disappointed. And the story is so plausible, even the civilization which created the Monolith can’t just travel across the universe in matter of years, even if they could travel at the speed of light. Where oxyssey the cell phones?.

There are tantalizing hints that inertia and gravitation could be electromagnetic phenomena, linked thru the Fonal Point field Few of its constructs were more substantial than soap bubbles; its most awesome predators could be torn to shreds by even the feeblest of terrestrial carnivores.

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The Final Odyssey brings Arthur C. I savored every word, every image, really and it read so plausible.

The first material strong enough to build a Space Elevator is the buckytube, discovered inand so noted by the discoverer, Nobelist R.

He is miraculously revived and comes full circle in an odyssey of his own as he resumes his life in a world and time far removed from the early 21st century. Richard Feynman [allegedly] once remarked that the vacuum-energy contained in a coffee-cup could boil off the world’s oceans. It’s short, but it’s really well done and the reason of taking us to the year is brilliant.


Do we get a magnanimous pat on the back from our alien parents? I feel obligated to warn you that if you haven’t read the first three then don’t read the last one.

They told me – don’t bother readingit’s not worth it.

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Jan 24, Navi rated it it was ok Shelves: And sending them to crash on the surfaces of waterless Venus and Mercury. Sir Arthur himself has historic context – he wrote “The Sentinel” injust 3 years after publishing the theory of communication satellites. It was astonishing, as this book too, continues to pour the wonders and awesomeness of evolution, and future-tech alike.

A statement is made that the monolith’s makers will not determine humanity’s fate until “the Last Days”. Fourth and the final book in the Space Odyssey saga.

The good also far outweighs the bad in the series, with space descriptions that make you believe you were standing right there next to them. Frank passes along that information, and watches as the great finla of the day figure out a way to stop their destruction. Buckminster Fuller designed an orbital world-ring in Well, nothing substantial, anyway. This may be my favorite Odyssey.

Do we get a stern but loving chiding? Becuase of the advances in medical science, he can be brought back to life. Except Poole’s high school which still survives! In between the old-man-tries-to-keep-up-with-the-times future speculations, he would sometimes again lay out technological visions over which to marvel. In an amazing coincidence, a ship finds the body of Frank Poole, the astronaut HAL knocked into space in Again, instead of ending it just frays away.

The first thing they ask the undead Poole is, who was Batman and why did he wear a mask? Ipak sve u svemu bilo je zabavno iskustvo sa puno maste tako da, po meni, citav serijal je i te kako vredan citanja.


Published October 5th by Del Rey first published February 25th What plot there is ends, but it’s an unsatisfying end. The Dream Team then saves humanity from the latest Monolith Crisis. It is the fourth and final book in Clarke’s Space Odyssey series. It is the fourth and final book in Clarke’s Space Odyssey series.

There is little crime here. I am not sure how we would manage all that with all the crap that we see on the internet now – but it’s such a great concept.

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A space Odyssey’ to every science fiction lovers who have perseverance and enthusiasm for futuristic technologies and willingness to go through the texts. The radio voices of the great balloons carried only simple messages of warning or of fear. Other books in the series. He makes some interesting social commentary, but that’s overwhelmed by his diatribes against religion.

En cuanto a la serie en general, es interesante ver que que Arthur C. Jupiter or what’s left of it, here he comes Not that the characters have ever been the high point of the Odyssey series, with the exception of maybe Hal and Dave.

But this heaven ends,when Captain Dimitri Chandler what a nameof the space tug Goliath. Ipak knjiga daje dosta odgovora ne mnoga pitanja iz prethodnih delova u nekom smislu kraj je takav da je na citaocu da razmisli sta je moguce, mada licno nisam fan takvih krajeva.