6 edition of Riverworld found in the catalog.
|Statement||Philip Jose Farmer.|
|LC Classifications||PS3556.A72 R48 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009047696|
The Gods of Riverworld (Riverworld Saga, No 5) by Farmer, Philip Jose and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at From award-winning author Philip Jose Farmer comes his most famous science fiction work: the first combined edition of the first two Riverworld novels, To Your Scattered Bodies Go and The Fabulous Riverboat. Imagine that every human who ever lived, from the earliest Neanderthals to the present, is resurrected after death on the banks of an astonishing and seemingly endless river on an /5(10).
Gods of Riverwold is the fifth and final chapter in Philip Jose Farmer's New York Times bestselling classic SF series, Riverworld Thirty billion people from throughout Earth's history have been resurrected along the great and winding waterways of : Tom Doherty Associates. Gods of Riverworld gets downright silly. This fifth book seems like an afterthought, as the earthlings, having taken over the tower stronghold and solved the mystery of Riverworld, now try to uncover a mysterious renegade in the tower and mix it up with a bunch of cartoonish characters. It all seems somewhat arbitrary.
The unfavorable reviews of this book kept me from buying it. But finally I couldn't resist finding out how Farmer closed out the series. Buy, was I pleasently surpirsed. Of the 5 RiverWorld books in the series, book 1 was my favorite while book 5 is my second favorite. Book 5 closes the show sure but what leads to the close is fascinating to me/5(5). Reissued to follow the Syfy Channel film of Riverworld, this fourth book in the classic Riverworld series continues the adventures of Samuel Clemens and Sir Richard Francis Burton as they travel through Farmer's strange and wonderful Riverworld, a place where everyone who ever lived is simultaneously resurrected along a single river valley that stretches over an entire planet.
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Hugo award-winning author Philip José Farmer () was one of the great science fiction Riverworld book of the 20th Century, and the Riverworld books are generally considered his masterpiece.
He lived in Peoria, : Tom Doherty Associates. The Complete Riverworld Novels (Riverworld Series) Paperback – January 1, by Philip Jose Farmer (Author)/5(3). This novel was awarded the Hugo Award for best novel in and is the first book in the Riverworld series. Although it is about life after death, it is very much a science fiction novel: the afterlife involves bodily resurrection achieved using techniques of by: 3.
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The Magic Labyrinth: Riverworld Saga, Book 4. by Philip José Farmer, Paul Hecht, et al. out of 5 stars Audible Audiobook $ $ 0. 00 $ $ Free with Audible trial.
Kindle $ $ 7. 99 $ $ Paperback $ $ 28 $ $ Get it as. The Riverworld book series by Philip José Farmer & Филип Хосе Фармер includes books To Your Scattered Riverworld book Go, The Fabulous Riverboat, The Dark Design, and several more.
See the complete Riverworld series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Also known as *Il Mondo del Fiume*Le Fleuve de l'éternitéThe first four books series is comprised of one story, with the fifth book added as a sequel.
To the uninitiated, Riverworld is a five-book series written between to In order, the books are: To Your Scattered Bodies Go The Fabulous Riverboat The Dark Design The Magic Labyrinth Riverworld book Gods of Riverworld. (I did not read the fifth book, and you will see why in this review)/5.
Book two of the Riverworld series. This time Samuel Clemens is the main character and since sailing is much easier than walking he decides to build a boat and use it to find the source of the river and whatever may be waiting there.
The reader also learns more of the secrets of the Riverworld. Riverworld, where everyone (ever!) has been resurrected to live out their lives as spry 25 year olds until the end of time.
The Fabulous Riverboat continues the series following an author's quest to build a vessel that will take him to the end of the river. What he and his /5. To Your Scattered Bodies Go () is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip José Farmer, the first book in the Riverworld series.
It won a Hugo Award for Best Novel in at the 30th Worldcon. The title is derived from the 7th of the "Holy Sonnets" by English poet John Donne. At the round earth's imagin'd corners, blowAuthor: Philip José Farmer.
Riverworld by Philip Jose Farmer- This is a collection of Philip Jose Farmer stories including the title novelette and a couple of other Riverworld stories, along with different stories and an essay about Riverworld from his long career/5. If you look at the book cover, you'd expect to be exploring Riverworld from the deck of Mark Twain's steamboat, but the boat finally gets finished at the end of the novel.
It's the wonderful world-building and intriguing questions that make this series so /5(31). Riverworld has 13 entries in the series. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.
The Riverworld series written by author Philip Jose Farmer is comprised of 5books in total published between and The first 4 novels of the series constitute one story, while the fifth book is a sequel to the first story. From Book 1: All those who ever lived on Earth have found themselves resurrected - healthy, young, and naked as newborns - on the grassy banks of a mighty river, in a world unknown.
Miraculously provided with food, but with no clues to the meaning of their strange new afterlife, billions of people from every period of Earth's history - and prehistory - must start again. Riverworld series (books ) Review An IMO review, if youre looking for a description of the Riverworld or plot summary Wikipedia does the trick.
I enjoyed Riverworld ( at least), though its not the kind of series that left me scrambling for the next book. The premise is unique and very interesting, the author does a lot with it/5.
His best-known works include the Riverworld books, the World of Tiers series, the Dayworld Trilogy, and literary pastiches of such fictional pulp characters as Tarzan and Sherlock Holmes.
He was one of the first writers to take these characters Brand: Open Road Media. Riverworld is a novel series by Philip José Farmer detailing the adventures of humanity in a world reshaped into one long a river-valley. All humans that have ever been born are mysteriously restored to life with a body in its prime, and left to live in this world.
There are no ores to make tools more advanced than Paleolithic, so humans are incapable of getting to the other side of the. To Your Scattered Bodies Go, Riverworld Saga, Book 1 Publisher's Summary Original and provocative, To Your Scattered Bodies Go won the Hugo Award for outstanding science fiction novel and has continued to be a favorite of generations of new listeners.
Riverworld is a sci-fi/fantasy feature-length pilot episode for a series that was never produced. It aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in It was loosely based on the Hugo Award -winning  " Riverworld " saga by Philip José ed by: Kari Skogland.
Reissued to follow the Syfy Channel film of Riverworld, this fourth book in the classic Riverworld series continues the adventures of Samuel Clemens and Sir Richard Francis Burton as they travel through Farmer's strange and wonderful Riverworld, a place where everyone who ever lived is simultaneously resurrected along a single river valley that stretches over an entire planet/5(21).
I have read few sci fi novels that have tapped my imagination as much as Farmers 'The Gods Of Riverworld' Though it is the last book in the riverword series, it is still a excellent book by title does not do the book took me all of the first page to want to read the rest of the book/5(4).