3 edition of The persistence of vision found in the catalog.
The persistence of vision
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Fred Brown|
|LC Classifications||HF5047 .B76 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011005677|
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Varley, John, Persistence of vision. New York: Berkley Books, (OCoLC) Material Type. Persistence of Vision - the Novel. likes. Noir crime thriller that takes place in Southern California in the Spring of Followers:
Persistence of vision explained. Persistence of vision traditionally refers to the optical illusion that occurs when visual perception of an object does not cease for some time after the rays of light proceeding from it have ceased to enter the eye. The illusion has also been described as "retinal persistence", "persistence of impressions", simply "persistence" and other variations. OCLC Number: Awards: Winner of the Nebula Award and the Hugo Award for best novella--The persistence of vision. Description: xiv, pages ; 22 cm.
The phantom of KansasAir raidRetrograde summerThe black hole passesIn the hall of the Martian kingsIn the bowlGotta sing, gotta danceOverdrawn at the memory bankThe persistence of vision. Series Title: A Dell book: Responsibility: John Varley ; . I enjoyed the scientific parts of Persistence of Vision. The narrator just didn't seem to fit the story and the dialogue was stilted and not we'll written. I think the story itself could have been very good if it was written better. I don't know if this was one of Liesel K. Hill's earliest novels.
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The Persistence of Vision is one of the best short stories around, the ideas in it stuck with me for a very long time. It involves the creation of a unique society by people with physical disabilities. The book includes other great stories too. It is a great way to get to know Varley's writing/5.
The Persistence of Vision Paperback – by John Varley (Author)/5(31). 'Persistence of Vision' combines his love of Hollywood's Golden Age, the classic noir style, and a passion for California's Mojave Desert, specifically the Joshua Tree area.
An avid reader, he enjoys all literature, but particularly the detective/mystery genre. 'Persistence of 5/5(9). The Persistence of vision Hardcover – by John Varley (Author)/5(31). It's too much to review all the stories, so I'll focus on the one with the same title as the book, Persistence of Vision.
This story could keep a (very open-minded) book club busy for at least a year. The very basic idea is communication without sight or hearing/5(31). The Persistence of Vision evokes a wide range of emotions and incorporates multiple worldviews into a coherent yet surprising narrative.
I finished this book close to two weeks ago, and I had to let it sit in the back of my mind for a while in order to process it and figure out what to say in this review/5.
Persistence of Vision: A Post-Apocalyptic Dystopian Paranormal Romance (Interchron Book 1) - Kindle edition by Hill, Liesel K. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets/5(51). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.
The persistence of vision by John Varley,Dell Pub. edition, in English The persistence of vision ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 7.
"The Persistence of Vision" is a science fiction novella by John Varley. It is about drifter who discovers an amazing commune of blind and deaf people in the New Mexico desert.
It is about drifter who discovers an amazing commune of blind and deaf people in. Inspired by the tragic events of the Boyertown Opera House Fire and the Chicago Iroquois Theater Fire, The Persistence of Vision examines how even the most inconsequential moments can have far-reaching ramifications, and what the hope of redemption can drive a man to do/5(26).
The Persistence of Vision Finalist, National Book Awards for Science Fiction - Paperback. "Persistence of Vision," in my humble opinion, is probably Varley's most accessible, yet amazing stories all feature characters in a remote future, in which everything about the human body, and everything about human society, is completely mutable and within the ability of individuals to choose for themselves.5/5(5).
Persistence Of Vision - Kindle edition by Varley, John. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Persistence Of by: 7. The Persistance of Vision collects nine amazing fiction stories—including the Hugo and Nebula award-winning title novella—that could only come from the mesmerizing imagination of one of science fiction's most renowned and respected : Penguin Publishing Group.
What I found in Persistence of Vision was a well-written, quite readable, and thought-provoking novel that defies easy classification, or even easy explanation.
Ever since Maggie and her brother were drugged and found in a hotel room with half a day of their lives unaccounted for, she's I was pleasantly surprised by how much I ended up enjoying Hill's debut/5. The Persistence of Vision is a collection of science fiction stories by American writer John Varley.
The collection was also published in the United Kingdom Author: John Varley. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by by: 6.
Persistence of Vision book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Barely used. Good condition. Great for film s: 0. Editions for The Persistence of Vision: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Mass Market Paper Cited by: 7.
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I recently saw this question on 5/5. Persistence of vision works because the human eye and brain can only process 10 to 12 separate images per second, retaining an image for up to a fifteenth of a second.
If a subsequent image replaces it in this period of time it will create the illusion of continuity.Persistence of Vision book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : Unknown Binding.THE PERSISTENCE OF VISION by Varley, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at