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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 pisni works.
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. 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.
Every Substance is fulfilling its ideal Form, morphewhich “exists” separately from the Matter, hilebut appears only in Substance.
Dukja superb worldbuilding and language experiments. 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 statements Articles with unsourced statements from January Coupled with his experiences in science fictionthe resulting book is hard to put into any normal genreleading many to describe it as a kind of ‘ philosophical fiction ‘ or ‘sophia fiction’.
Twelve centuries have passed since the fall of Rome ; fewer since the death of Kristos Christ.
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This article includes a list of referencesrelated reading or external linksbut its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. Maksym Rog, the Sorcerer from Moscow, and ends up pulled into an intrigue that might affect the world. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.
There’s no evolution in nature. 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…. A to Z Challenge: Having entered the domain of kratistosone gradually finds it more and more natural to behave like him, to look like him, to think like him — to be him.
Retrieved from ” https: Travelers will be affected by the anthosacquiring attributes of the land they enter, up to and including its language.
All Matter is composed of those five elements, mixed in proportions determined by the Form. Dukaj’s primary influence have been the philosophical concepts of Aristotle and Hegel.
People can try jack train their anthosand there are specializations of personal auras — for example in the presence of ares — a natural born warrior — everything is a deadly weapon and an accidental punch can be a devastating blow. Views Read Edit View history. The Sun and all the planets are circling Earth, and they move not in vacuum but in aether.
The novel received the prime Polish award for sci-fi literature, Janusz A. A Month of Writing — March Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations.
People with a weaker form can be easily dominated by those with a more powerful Form. The universe of the book is similar to ours with one major exception: Forms determine Matters, and human will can change Forms. This section possibly contains original research.