Lest darkness fall

by L. Sprague De Camp

Publisher: Baen Books, Publisher: Distributed by Simon & Schuster in Riverdale, NY, [New York]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 336 Downloads: 293
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Subjects:

  • Time travel -- Fiction,
  • Rome -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Other titlesTo bring the light.
StatementL. Sprague de Camp. To bring the light / David Drake.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsDrake, David.
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23044669M
ISBN 100671877364

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Sprague de Camp and others. Contents Books About: "Martin Padway was a smart enough young man, with a scientific education, but no universal genius. He had the misfortune to be dropped back suddenly into a former time, and a very alarming time at that -- sixth-century Rome, when the Goths ruled.

Books like Lest Darkness Fall, but with a twist. Where a character goes back into time. but unlike Lest Darkness Fall he does not manage to uplift the world into modernity.

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May 13,  · Archeologist Martin Padway is visiting Rome in Italy. He is struck by lightning and catapulted back to Rome of the sixth century A.D. The Western Roman Empire has fallen to the Goths, and civilization teetering on the brink of falling into the Dark Ages.

LEST DARKNESS FALL. A PYRAMID BOOK. Published by arrangement with the Author. PRINTING HISTORY. Henry Holt and Company edition published Prime Press edition published Pyramid edition published February Second printing August This story in a shorter version, appeared in the December, issue of Unknown.

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Frequently quoted as one of the 'favorite' books of many of the masters of the field, this book by L. Sprague de Camp helped establish time-travel as a solid sub-genre of science fiction.

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