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Стругацкий, Аркадий 1925-1991

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Roadside picnic by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Red Schuhart is a stalker, one of those young rebels who are compelled, in spite of the extreme danger, to venture illegally into the Zone to collect the mysterious artifacts that the alien visitors left scattered around. His life is dominated by the place and the thriving black market in the alien products. But when he and his friend Kirill go into the Zone together to pick up a "full empty," something goes wrong. And the news he gets from his girlfriend upon his return makes it inevitable that he'll keep going back to the Zone, again and again, until he finds the answer to all his problems."--
Stalker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Russian and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the center of an outlawed region called The Zone lies a mystical room altered by unnatural forces. Armed guards are the first in a series of lethal obstructions that prevent outsiders from reaching the place where fantastic powers can fulfill man's greatest desires. Only the Stalker can lead a scientist and writer through The Zone where an obstacle course of mental and physical barriers tests the limits of their endurance. At the end they must face a room where the center of power and evil confronts them and the future of mankind
Hard to be a God by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

16 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Rumata has been sent from Earth to the medieval kingdom of Arkanar with instructions to observe and to save what he can. Masquerading as an arrogant nobleman, a dueler, and a brawler, he is never defeated, but yet he can never kill. With his doubt and compassion, and his deep love for a local girl named Kira, Rumata wants to save the kingdom from the machinations of Don Reba, the first minister to the king. But given his orders, what role can he play? This long overdue translation will reintroduce one of the most profound Soviet-era novels to an eager audience
Definitely maybe : a manuscript discovered under unusual circumstances by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally written in 1974, Definitely Maybe is here presented in its first ever unexpurgated edition. Its protagonist, Dmitry Alekseyevich Malyanov is an astrophysicist; just as he begins to realise that he is on the verge of a revolutionary discovery worthy of a Nobel Prize, his life becomes plagued by strange events. Malyanov suspects that his discovery is in the way of someone (or something) intent on preventing the completion of his work. An explanation is proposed by Malyanov's friend: the force is the Universe's adverse reaction to mankind's scientific pursuit
The ugly swans by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roadside picnic ; Tale of the troika by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his ship crashes on an unknown planet, a young man from Earth finds himself stranded in a polluted world whose inhabitants are controlled by powerful doses of radiation
Stalker by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

79 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Andrei Tarkovsky's (Solaris, The Sacrifice) most acclaimed films, Stalker is an unforgettable film experience that evokes the spiritual lucidity of Carl Dreyer and the unbridled imagination of Phillip K. Dick. Since its release in 1979, Stalker has inspired filmmakers as diverse as David Lynch and Steven Spielberg and ensnared audiences in a labyrinth of striking imagery revealing the familiar in the strange, the poetic in the disturbing and the mythic in the mordant ... In the near future, an unseen alien force has taken possession of an area of Russian wilderness that authorities have dubbed The Zone. The only thing known for sure about the region is that few who enter it ever return. Led by a Stalker, one of a small group of outlaws able to safely navigate the Zone, a renegade scientist and a cynical, burnt-out writer penetrate the dangers outside in search of the power and transcendence rumored to exist inside. The Stalker longs to un-do a mysterious physical transformation the Zone has performed on his young daughter. The scientist will risk anything to see that reason triumphs over faith. The writer seeks a germ of inspiration that the crumbling and corrupt world beyond the Zone no longer provides ... Together, these three men become desperate pilgrims walking a desolate trail leading to one of the most enigmatic and tantalizing endings in the history of cinema. A haunting and honest meditation on the intersection of science, feeling, and faith, Stalker is both profoundly unsettling and deeply moving
Prisoners of power by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his ship crashes on an unknown planet, a young man from Earth finds himself stranded in a polluted world whose inhabitants are controlled by powerful doses of radiation
The doomed city by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Doomed City is set in an experimental city whose sun gets switched on in the morning and switched off at night, bordered by an abyss on one side and an impossibly high wall on the other. Its inhabitants are people who were plucked from twentieth-century history at various times and places and left to govern themselves, advised by Mentors whose purpose seems inscrutable. Andrei Voronin, a young astronomer plucked from Leningrad in the 1950s, is a die-hard believer in the Experiment, even though his first job in the city is as a garbage collector. And as increasingly nightmarish scenarios begin to affect the city, he rises through the political hierarchy, with devastating effect"--
Escape attempt by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noon, 22nd century by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is a collection of short stories describing various aspects of human life on Earth in the 22nd century. The plots of the stories are not closely connected, but they feature a shared set of characters. The most commonly recurring characters are Evgeny Slavin and Sergei Kondratev, who, as a result of a lengthy journey through interstellar space at near the speed of light, are thrown over a century into the future and must re-integrate into the society of their great-grandchildren
The time wanderers by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trudno bytʹ bogom = Hard to be a god( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Russian and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the 1964 science fiction novel with the same title, by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, published in English as Hard to be a God. A group of space travelers stumble upon an alien civilization on an earthlike planet with a medieval society. A man is sent to observe it and perhaps help it evolve; instead he finds his own humanist culture slipping from him"--Cataloger's summary
Stalker( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Russian and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside a mysterious realm called the Zone there is the Room, a place that will grant you your innermost desire. Stalker, a man that knows how to pass the deadly secrets of the Zone, escorts a group of people to the Room
Beetle in the anthill by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monday starts on Saturday by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sasha, a young computer programmer from Leningrad, is driving through the forests of Northwest Russia to meet up with some friends for a nature vacation. He picks up a couple of local hitchhikers, who persuade him to come work with them at the National Institute for the Technology of Witchcraft and Thaumaturgy, or NITWiT. The adventures Sasha has in the largely dysfunctional Institute involve all sorts of magical beings and devicesa wish-granting fish, a talking cat who can remember only the beginnings of stories, a sofa that translates fairy tales into reality, a motorcycle that can zoom into the imagined future, a hungry dog-size mosquitoalong with a variety of wizards (including Merlin), vampires, and petty bureaucrats. First published in Russia in 1964, Monday Starts on Saturday has become the most popular Strugatsky novel in the authors homeland. Like the works of Gogol and Kafka, it tackles the nature of institutionshere focusing on one devoted to discovering and perfecting human happiness. By turns wildly imaginative, hilarious, and disturbing, Monday Starts on Saturday is a comic masterpiece by two of the worlds greatest science fiction writers
Far rainbow, translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis ; The second invasion from Mars, translated from the Russian by Gary Kern by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Far Rainbow," the experiments of a group of physicists threaten life on the planet Rainbow. In "The Second Invasion from Mars," Martians decide to invade Earth in a non-violent way
The snail on the slope by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Snail on the Slope takes place in two worlds. One is the Administration, an institution run by a surreal, Kafkaesque bureaucracy whose aim is to govern the forest below. The other is the Forest, a place of fear, weird creatures, primitive people and violence. Peretz, who works at the Administration, wants to visit the Forest. Candide crashed in the Forest years ago and wants to return to the Administration. Their journeys are surprising and strange, and readers are left to puzzle out the mysteries of these foreign environments. The Strugatskys themselves called The Snail on the Slope "the most complete and important" of their works
Aliens, travelers, and other strangers( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn : (one more last rite for the detective genre) by Arkadiĭ Strugat︠s︡kiĭ( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policeman Peter Glebsky, heads on holiday to the Dead Mountaineer's Inn, a ski resort hotel in a small resort in a secluded valley in the Alps. On his arrival he meets the other guests: Mr. Moses, a rich old man with highly eccentric manners and his stunningly beautiful wife; Mr. du Barnstocre, an illusionist who is accompanied by Brun, his niece; Mr. Simonet, an obsessive physicist; Mr. Hinckus, a custodial attorney; and Olaf Andvarafors. Then an avalanche blocks them in and a dead body is discovered and it is up to Peter to find out who did it
 
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Arcady Strugatsky

Arkadi Strugatski

Arkadi Strugatski Venemaa kirjanik

Arkadi Strugazki écrivain russe

Arkadi Strugazki russischer Schriftsteller

Arkadij Natanovič Strugackij scrittore ebraico-russo di fantascienza

Arkadij Strugacki

Arkadij Strugacký

Arkadij Strugatskij

Arkadiy Natanovitsj Stroegatskiy Russisch schrijver (1925-1991)

Arkady Natanovich Strugatsky

Arkady Natanovich Strugatsky escritor ruso

Arkady Natanovich Strugatsky Russian writer

Arkady Strugatsky Russian writer

Arkagyij Sztrugackij

Âroslavcev, S. (1925-1991)

Bracia Strugaccy

Brat'ja Strugackie

Brat'ja Strugackie 1925-1991

Jaroslavcev, S.

Jaroslavcev, S. 1925-1991

Jarosławcew, S.

Stroegatski, Arkadi 1925-1991

Strougatski, Arcadi

Strougatski Arcadi 1925-1991

Strougatski, Arkadi

Strougatski, Arkadi 1925-1991

Strougatski, Arkadi Natanovitch

Strougatski Arkadi Natanovitch 1925-1991

Strougatski (Frères)

Strougatskiǐ, Arkadiï Natanovitch

Strougatskiǐ Arkadiï Natanovitch 1925-1991

Strougatsky, Arkady

Strugaccy, A. i B.

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Vititskii, S. 1925-1991

Wititzki, S. 1925-1991

Аркадзь Натанавіч Стругацкі

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Ярославцев С.

Ярославцев С. 1925-1991

ארקדי סטרוגטסקי סופר רוסי

스뜨루가츠끼, 아르까지 1925-1991

스트루가츠키, 아르카디 1925-1991

스트루가츠키, 아르카디 나타노비치 1925-1991

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ストルガツキー, A.

ストルガツキー, アルカージー

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