Read Audible Денят на пришълцитеAuthor Robert Silverberg – Selindameditasyon.com Home Денят на пришълците Robert Silverberg10 on Денят на пришълците ,, 10 thoughts on “Денят на пришълците” What can I say about Silverberg, except that he s the greatest sci fi writer since Asimov His use of language, his amazing longevity as a published writer over 50 years , and his inventiveness are all legendary THE ALIEN YEARS is about surviving under alien domination, and spans decades of life in the occupied USA The characters are diverse an aging hippie, a cold blooded Muslim assassin, a prodigal son, Reply One of the best sci fi novels I have read in some time Silverberg has always been one of my favorites in this genre and in my opinion, this is one of his best The novel details an alien invasion over a 50 year period using one family, the Carmichaels, as a focus The Carmichaels struggle for years through several generations to try to rid the earth of the invaders with no success Any attempt at killing the in Reply This is my first novel by Silverberg, and it doesn t make me want to grab another book by him In this novel, set in the near future, aliens of greatly superior force and inscrutable motives invade and occupy Earth The story mostly follows one family, the Carmichaels of Southern California, over five decades as they cope and resist I rather liked that the eldest males in the line were named Anson Heinlein s midd Reply They came, They saw, They conquered, We survived How does a person come to terms with an enslaving force so omnipotent and omniscience that to use a clique resistance is futile Is it madness to have hope This book tackles that question through the eyes and lives of a number of different people scattered over the globe As well written as it is and as engrossing as it is , the book ultimately left this reader unsati Reply I really liked this one very much It is a return toof a pulpy fifties alien first contact story idea, but written in a modern style It is very character driven and entertaining It did not try to be over philosophical, or stylistically creative, or overly high tech It was just a good old fashion what if, and how would we cope type of story.A good read from one of the greats in his later years. Reply This book was Ok But it bogged down in the middle and I almost gave up on it I didn t think it had enough detail about post apocalype kinds of things It basically followed one family s survival and many of the details seemed very unrealistic. Reply Very fascinating book about the alien conquest of earth The book follows one family through generations as it survives and resists the alien occupation It is a book that calls out for a sequel about the rebuilding A book that should be be written. Reply I m a sucker for alien invasion stories and this is a pretty good one Silverberg is a master storyteller and he spins an interesting and different take on this sci fi sub genre. Reply Aliens invade Earth and conquer the human race They can probe human minds to get people to do their bidding They can shut off the entire planet s electricity at will When the humans try to retaliate with a satellite attack, the aliens release a plague upon the world that kills half the planet s population There are actually three distinct species of aliens the master species are 15 feet tall squid like creatures, but there are a Reply This rating was a tough one, if able I probably would have given it 2 1 2 stars and it probably deserves 3 just based on how well written it is But the rating given is in a large part based on my subjective enjoyment of the book and it all came down to this nagging unhappiness that kept creeping up on me throughout the book and good grief it s almost 500 pages long but I finished it and the huge letdown I felt at the ending.Even th Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.