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Solaris (Paperback)

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Description


When Kris Kelvin arrives at the planet Solaris to study the ocean that covers its surface he is forced to confront a painful, hitherto unconscious memory embodied in the physical likeness of a long-dead lover. Others suffer from the same affliction and speculation rises among scientists that the Solaris ocean may be a massive brain that creates incarnate memories, but its purpose in doing so remains a mystery . . . Solaris raises a question that has been at the heart of human experience and literature for centuries: can we truly understand the universe around us without first understanding what lies within?


Product Details
ISBN: 9780571311576
ISBN-10: 0571311571
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publication Date: March 3rd, 2016
Pages: 224
Language: English