Rama Revealed

TitleRama Revealed
Year for Search1994
AuthorsClarke, Arthur C[harles](1917-2008), and Lee, [Bert] Gentry(b. 1942)
Tertiary AuthorsLee, Gentry
Date Published1994
PublisherBantam Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia. Inside an alien artifact traveling through space, humans intending to create a good society actually create a dictatorship. Ultimately this is overcome. 

Info Notes

This is the last volume of the co-authored trilogy, although written mostly by Lee, and follows Clarke’s Rendezvous with Rama. London Gollancz, 1973; Collector’s Edition illus. Bob Eggleton with an “Introduction” by George Zebrowski (vii-xii). Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1993. The other volumes are Rama II. London Gollancz, 1989 and The Garden of Rama. London: Gollancz, 1991, which includes, in the second half, anti-utopianism typical of Clarke’s work. In addition Lee wrote Bright Messengers. New York: Bantam Books, 1995, which is set before Rama II.

Holding Institutions

Merril

Author Note

Clarke (1917-2008) is an English author; Gentry Lee (b. 1942) is a U. S. author.

Full Text

1994 Clarke, Arthur C[harles] (1917-2008) and [Bert] Gentry Lee. Rama Revealed. New York: Bantam Books. Merril

Dystopia. Inside an alien artifact traveling through space, humans intending to create a good society actually create a dictatorship. Ultimately this is overcome. This is the last volume of the co-authored trilogy, although written mostly by Lee, and follows Clarke’s Rendezvous with Rama. London Gollacnz, 1973; Collector’s Edition illus. Bob Eggleton with an “Introduction” by George Zebrowski (vii-xii). Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1993. The other volumes are Rama II. London Gollancz, 1989 and The Garden of Rama. London: Gollancz, 1991, which includes, in the second half, anti-utopianism typical of Clarke’s work. In addition Lee wrote Bright Messengers. New York: Bantam Books, 1995, which is set before Rama II.