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Roadside Picnic

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by Boris & Arkady Strugatsky

A short and profound science fiction fable that raises incredible questions about the nature of human consciousness.

 

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Roadside Picnic

Roadside picnic is the dark and brilliant science fiction parable that changed an entire genre. Red Schuhart is a stalker, one of those strange misfits who are compelled by some unknown force to venture illegally into the Zone and, in spite of the extreme danger, collect the mysterious artefacts that the alien visitors left scattered around. His life is dominated by the Zone and the thriving black market in the alien products. Even the nature of his daughter has been determined by the Zone. And it is for her that Red makes his last, tragic foray into the hazardous and hostile depths.

This astonishing work of science fiction from the Strugatsky brothers has inspired films, video games and countless novels.

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Weight 0.25 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 1.5 × 19.7 cm