9 Jun René Barjavel Présentation de l’extrait du livre de français. Présentation générale de l’oeuvre. Image by Tom Mooring L’idée générale du livre. 31 Aug () French author, active in later life as a screenwriter and journalist. His first novel to be translated, Ravage (; trans Damon.

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Ravage has been included on many “all-time” best lists, including Annick Beguin’s Les principaux titres de la science-fiction. Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 14 Marchat Check out this article to learn more or contact your system administrator.

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The next sf work from this important early period is Le voyageur imprudent ; with postscript ; trans Margaret Sansone Scouten as Future Times Threea rather pessimistic Time-Travel story with the usual Time Paradoxespartly set in the same future world as the previous novel. Barjavel’s later translated work decreases rqvage intensity and is less interestingly though almost unvaryingly gloomy about humanity’s prospects. Delete comment or cancel.

Send the link below via email or IM Copy. In Le diable l’emporte [“The Devil Takes All”]World War Three ends civilization; the epigraph to the novel reads, in translation, “To our grandfathers and grandchildren, the cavemen”.

barjabel The protagonist’s attempt to rxvage back in time to kill the young Napoleon, thus changing history for the better, is barjavfl when he kills instead his own ancestor; this may be the first novel to pose the argument that if you go back in time and kill your own ancestor you will not exist and could not therefore have killed your own ancestor, though the paradox had featured earlier in various US Pulp sf guises. His first novel to be translated, Ravage ; trans Damon Knight as Ashes, Ashesdescribes a France driven inwards into rural quiescence in by a great Disasteras the Sun becomes volatile, causing the sudden disappearance of electricity from the world; the corrupting effects of Technology are described scathingly.


Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Similarly lacking in hope is Le grand secret ; trans Eileen Finletter as The Immortalsin which the virus that confers Immortality sterilizes all Earth flora; those who have become immortal are eventually killed.

Colomb de la Lune [“Columbus of the Moon”]a very loose sequel, mitigates this outcome. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Articles needing additional references from July All articles needing additional references Articles containing French-language text All stub articles.

Send link to edit together this prezi using Prezi Meeting learn more: In the storyline, a civilization much more advanced than ours falls to its knees when electricity suddenly disappears.

Typically for Barjavel, the complete destruction of Western civilization is seen, by and large, as a good thing.

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