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.