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Statements consisting only of original research should be removed. The novel is a mixture of fantasyalternate history and science fiction. Zajdel Awardin Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.
Articles lacking in-text citations from September All articles lacking in-text citations Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles that may contain sukaj research from May All articles that may contain original research All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from January In this world, Hieronim Berbelek, once nacek powerful strategos tactician from the country called Vistula this is also the name of a river in Poland tries to find his place after failing to protect a town from an attack by powerful and feared kratistos: Coupled with his experiences in science fictionthe resulting book is hard to put into any normal genreleading many to uacek it as a kind of ‘ philosophical fiction ‘ or ‘sophia fiction’.
This article includes a list of referencesrelated reading or external linksbut its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Philosophical, because Dukaj introduces an overwhelming array of philosophical concepts, but also fiction: The Earth is divided into dozens of dominions, each under the pressure of Form of kratistos man or kratista woman: Skip to content A to Z Challenge is my dkaj 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.
In the aura of a despot everyone is a little more egoistic and harsh; in the aura of a hedonist everyone is a little prettier and sensual. People can try to 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.
Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline jacsk. A Month of Writing — March Travelers will be affected by the anthosacquiring attributes of the land they enter, up to and including its language.
The entire concept of Form is heavily influenced by the work of Witold Gombrowicz. Twelve centuries have passed since the fall of Rome ; fewer since the death of Kristos Christ.
Oh, far from that! All Matter is composed of those five elements, mixed in proportions determined by the Form.
Wow Joanna, that sounds an extraordinary duukaj. Retrieved from ” https: Dukaj’s primary influence have been the philosophical concepts of Aristotle and Hegel. This page was last edited on 28 Marchat I agree that it would have to be a very special translator who could carry out a task like that, but I do hope one is found in my lifetime!
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. The covers to the books are stunning! 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.
That alone would make me interested. Nature is teleological and has a purpose. 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 other works. The universe of the book is similar to ours with one major exception: A to Z Challenge: People with a weaker form can be easily dominated by those with a more powerful Form.
There are no atoms or other particlesjust five elements. Views Read Edit View history. His worlds are strange, are different from what we know, and the reader can experience it with every momen, every sentence.