The Gods Themselves – Isaac Asimov

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Author: Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (January 2, 1920 – April 6, 1992)


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Asimov’s “The Gods Themselves” stands as a pinnacle of the author’s science fiction oeuvre, transcending the bounds of mere genre entertainment. The novel’s tri-partite structure elegantly mirrors the trajectory of humanity’s intellectual curiosity and creative spirit.

The premise of contact with an alternate dimension serves to incisively illuminate both the limitations and potentialities of the human condition. Particularly striking is the thorough excoriation of human hubris and arrogance in the negotiations with the enigmatic “Gods” themselves. Even as humanity leverages the power of science, the work poignantly conveys the recognition of realms that ultimately defy complete human understanding.

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 Hugo Nebula Award Double Crown Op.

The Gods Themselves is a 1972 science fiction novel written by Isaac Asimov, and his first original work in the science fiction genre in fifteen years (not counting his 1966 novelization of Fantastic Voyage). It won the Nebula Award for Best Novel in 1972,[3] and the Hugo Award for Best Novel in 1973.[4][5]


The Gods Themselves

The Gods Themselves




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