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Strata Hardcover – Sep 15 1981

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 183 pages
  • Publisher: Vhps Trade (Sept. 15 1981)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0312764294
  • ISBN-13: 978-0312764296
  • Product Dimensions: 21.1 x 14 x 2.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 476 g

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Brilliant use of scale, no spoilers though. Sept. 13 2010
By Isa Khan - Published on
One of the most brilliant stories i have read. I only read it recently even though its an old book. Have to say, as your reading your constantly adjusting your mind to fit the entire scope of the universe and the enormous joke hidden in it. And the ending portrays a picture better than any movies. I highly recommend this.
6 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Sharp and slyly insightful with humourous twists Aug. 3 1998
By A Customer - Published on
I first read this book years ago. It's still fun, and I enjoy remembering the geological jokes mentioned -- obviously not from a sedimentary mind. The jump from science fiction to speculative fiction to just fantasy satisfied my quest for tri-dimensional entertainment, with just enough humour to keep me guessing. His subsequent DiscWorld series has entertained me for years.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Good preview material Sept. 20 2012
By vm2 - Published on
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If you are a Terry Pratchett fan, this is a must. I think it is one of the first, if not the first, Pratchett books (one of you experts out there must know). It looks and feels something like science fiction but you get the early snippets of Pratchett's Disc World beginnings.
Good SiFi! Aug. 26 2013
By E. Winer - Published on
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This is Terry Pratchett at his best. I enjoyed every bit of it! I enjoy reading SiFi books along with fantasy and this is one of the best.

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