‘There are perpetual surprises, constant evocation of the sense of wonder, and occasions of the most breathless suspense’ – New York Times
RAMA – a metallic cylinder approaching the sun at a tremendous velocity
RAMA – first product of an alien civilization to be encountered by man
RAMA – a world of technological marvels and artificial ecology
What is its purpose in this year 2131 ? Who is inside it ? And why ?
‘Quite masterly’ – The Times
‘Arthur C. Clarke is one of the truly prophetic figures of the space age’ – New Yorker
‘One of the best novels Clarke has written…packed with suspense and mystery’ – Sunday Times
And don’t miss RAMA II, the astonishing, long-awaited sequel to RENDEZVOUS WITH RAMA, also available from Orbit.