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Ray Bradbury Kaleidoscope

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"Kaleidoscope" by Ray Bradbury (1-56740-958-X 17A)
"Human Operators, The" by Harlan Ellison and A.E. Van Vogt (1-56740-958-X 17B)
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Audio Cassette, 0 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by Stellar Audio (first published October 1949)
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Bara
Sep 11, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: in-czech
I don't read many short stories but I'm glad that I made an exception. It was one of the more fortunate christmas surprises I get from my parents for Christmas not just because I read some Bradbury's novels before but the stories themselves are worth reading.
They are scary and creepy, dreamy and sad, suspenseful and thought-provoking. They are about worlds far away in the future but also about the worlds near us. These short stories combine traveling to different planets with human emotions and
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Veronika Sebechlebská
Kaleidoskop alebo smrť na 70 spôsobov.

Väčšina tých dobrých dielov Aktov X musela byť tak či onak inšpirovaná Bradburym, len poéziu nahradili bizarnosťou.
Agoaye Leblog
Feb 27, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Certes, lire en anglais nécessite plus de concentration que mes lectures habituelles mais j'ai aimé cet exercice et tenterai de le réitérer.
Les nouvelles de ce recueil sont très intéressantes et pour la plupart encore follement actuelles.
Il faudra que je les relise en français pour être sûre de ne rien avoir laissé de côté.
Ayman Ibrahim
Nov 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Melancholic, and very beautiful.
Anna
Jan 18, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Whoa
Royce Ratterman
Aug 11, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Kaleidoscope by Ray Bradbury
Where to Find It: The Illustrated Man, The Stories of Ray Bradbury
First Published: Thrilling Wonder Stories, October 1949
Plot Synopsis: A rocket crew experiences a catastrophic explosion onboard their ship, finding themselves cast out into space, going off in separate directions, yet still able to communicate to one another over helmet radios as they each come to terms with their inevitable fates.
Bradbury on the story: “I sat down at my typewriter and asked myself, ‘W
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Mārtiņš
Aug 20, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Lielai daļai grāmatas stāstu noskaņojums ir diezgan nomācoši depresīvs un tikai daži beidzas ar cerību par labāku nākotni. Jāņem vērā, ka stāsti sarakstīti laikā, kad kosmosa iekarošana, marsieši, spīdīgas raķetes bija jauns un ļoti aktuāls motīvs, šobrīd lasot tas var kļūt nedaudz apnīkoši.

Izcelt varētu stāstu - "Viņi bija tumšu ādu, zelta acīm".
Gfec
Mar 02, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

familiar to his Best of or Illustated Woman digest, many stories are fine with charm and skills of writing of author.

5 stars are : The Coffin,The Lake,Marionetts Inc.,Sound of Thunder
4,5 stars : Punishment Without Crime,The City

Most of others are among 3 and 4 stars.
Mark Oppenlander
This is the acting edition of the play version of the Ray Bradbury story "Kaleidoscope." I have read this story in several versions now, and I have always thought it is a good one. However, I think I have read it too much now and I have grown a bit weary of it.
ghc
Nov 12, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Lielisks Bredberija stāstu krājums, kuru ik pa brīdim caurvij "Marsiešu hroniku" tēma, kas būs īpaši interesanti, ja šis darbs ir jau izlasīts. Bredberijs marsam piešķir īpašu vietu atomkara(vai gara nolemtības) priekšvakarā, kas būtībā ir aktuāli vēl joprojām.Smeldzīgi,mistiski un mazliet nolemti.
Juliette
Aug 18, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: theatre
3 1/2 stars. Seven astronauts are lost in space, but can still communicate via the headsets in their helmets. I read the one act script of this story. This could be really cool to stage with interesting lighting.
Branden Tussing
Apr 01, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This might be my favorite Bradbury story. I always enjoy stories about the fear and confusion associated with death. This drew that fear out into something to be rationalized and dealt with.
Ryan Gibson
May 15, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The thought of this terrifies me.
Pavel
Feb 21, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: the-best
Asi nejlepší výběr Bradburyho povídek, co u nás kdy vyšel.
Nikki
Jan 08, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Spíše 3,5. Četla jsem jen několik povídek, a ty byly vcelku dobré :)
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American novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, screenwriter and poet, was born August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois. He graduated from a Los Angeles high school in 1938. Although his formal education ended there, he became a "student of life," selling newspapers on L.A. street corners from 1938 to 1942, spending his nights in the public library and his days at the typewriter. He bec ...more
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