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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Science fiction writers often miss out on the credit they're due for correctly predicting the future just because

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw Bob Shaw Ê 8 Read At last year's Boring conference a concrete enthusiast demonstrated a block which did some very strange things with light and made me think of Bob Shaw's 'slow glass' a crystal which lets light through but only minutes or years after the event so that you're left with a literal window on the past This book features his original s

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Bob Shaw's story Light of Other Days 1966 is one of the great classics of science fiction In a mere ten pages or so it succeeded in introducing a brand new concept to sf a rarer even than many of us would like to think while also generating a genuine and very poignant feeling of empathy for its central character who is n

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Other Days Other Eyes is another of those 'forgotten' 70s science fiction novels that I've been hunting down recently This was one of Bob Shaw's sci fi classics as it explored this new concept of 'slow glass' an innovative type of glass that

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Review Other Days Other Eyes Is it an anthology or a fix up? Does it matter? Shaw came up with a simple idea which in the hands of another author may have resulted in one decent story Shaw does than that He spends time thinking through the implications not for

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    Review Other Days Other Eyes EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Bob Shaw Ê 8 Read 4 stars for creeping me out with it’s prescience We don’t have slow glass but we have cameras everywhere and social media pressuring us to relieve us of our own privacy for the edification of people who shouldn’t matter to us anyway Som

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Occasionally you read a science fiction book that not only explores the future but holds up a dark mirror to our past In a series of disturbing and thoughtful vignettes Bob Shaw explores how the invention of slow glass which alters light and enhances perception effects both personal relationships and global privacy Sadly the book is out of print but is definitely worth hunting down

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    Bob Shaw Ê 8 Read Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes This book was written in 1972 A book I read and liked in my teens so I decided to re read to see how it has survived the passage of timeThe concept behind the book is brilliant a scientist invents a form of glass so dense that light can take years to pass through With experimentation the project is commercialised to produce a new product slow glass Ten year slow glass windows for example can be set over a beaut

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    Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes My appreciation for Bob Shaw is growing Second book of his I've read that deal with optics blindness and vision Alban Garrod is a scientist that discovered some sort of glass that delays the passage of visible radiation through it A series of intertwined plots regarding the glass properties applied to criminal ca

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Other Days Other Eyes Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw Bob Shaw Ê 8 Read This is one of the best science fiction books I have ever read and I read a lot of science fiction I think about this book often The idea of sl

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  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 158
  • Other Days Other Eyes
  • Bob Shaw
  • English
  • 09 March 2019
  • 9780330238939

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Review Other Days Other Eyes Other Days Other Eyes Read & download õ 8 Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw Ars It stopped being a toy when great new jeliners began to crash caraccidents multiplied astronomically and a mounting toll of deaths and disasters revealed its true potential And it was. Other Days Other Eyes is another of those forgotten 70s science fiction novels that I ve been hunting down recently This was one of Bob Shaw s sci fi classics as it explored this new concept of slow glass an innovative type of glass that could record and store events which take place before it to reveal them months or years later Slow glass manages to do this by slowing down the light that travels through it and thus a whole industry emerges that uses this new level of technology with its inventor a character named Alban Garrod uickly becoming rich and famousYet with fame and wealth comes a whole host of dangers that Garrod has to navigate as the Government decides that it can use slow glass as a form of mass surveillance to spy on the public Big Brother starts to get involved and the plot begins to thicken I liked Other Days Other Eyes as it utilised a technology that seems so simple and demonstrates how in the wrong hands it can become a force for the destruction of privacy everywhere It s an interesting concept but the book began to feel very rushed half way through and went off on a couple of unnecessary tangents instead of focusing on the main storyline which would have kept me engaged towards the end However if you like sci fi and Big Brother themes you ll still enjoy it The Frog Princess of deaths and disasters revealed its true potential And it was. Other Days Other Eyes is another Human Aspects of Software Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Series of those forgotten 70s science fiction novels that I ve been hunting down recently This was Zamba The True Story of the Greatest Lion That Ever Lived one How to Make a Plant Love You of Bob Shaw s sci fi classics as it explored this new concept The Erotic Motive In Literature of slow glass an innovative type Cities and Dialogue of glass that could record and store events which take place before it to reveal them months De Omweg or years later Slow glass manages to do this by slowing down the light that travels through it and thus a whole industry emerges that uses this new level The Christmas Doll of technology with its inventor a character named Alban Garrod uickly becoming rich and famousYet with fame and wealth comes a whole host The Crime Trade of dangers that Garrod has to navigate as the Government decides that it can use slow glass as a form Dark Tide Rising William Monk #24 of mass surveillance to spy The Adventures of Rusty on the public Big Brother starts to get involved and the plot begins to thicken I liked Other Days Other Eyes as it utilised a technology that seems so simple and demonstrates how in the wrong hands it can become a force for the destruction Bittersweet Harvest of privacy everywhere It s an interesting concept but the book began to feel very rushed half way through and went The Internet Book Everything You Need to Know About Computer Networking and How the Internet Works 4th Edition off The Seduction of MrsPendlebury on a couple The ueen from Provence Plantagenet Saga #6 of focusing Mamá on the main storyline which would have kept me engaged towards the end However if you like sci fi and Big Brother themes you ll still enjoy it

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Other Days Other Eyes

Review Other Days Other Eyes Other Days Other Eyes Read & download õ 8 Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw Slow glass was an amusing scientific toy Light traveled through it so slowly that looking through a pane of it you might see what had happened five minutes ago on the other side or five ye. At last year s Boring conference a concrete enthusiast demonstrated a block which did some very strange things with light and made me think of Bob Shaw s slow glass a crystal which lets light through but only minutes or years after the event so that you re left with a literal window on the past This book features his original short stories on the theme included as sidelights in a short novel about the inventor of slow glass Which serves largely to confirm that the short stories or at least the first two were much satisfying poignant vignettes using this one sort of plausible sounding technology as a perfect reification of that human need to revisit the past and of the way that need can trap us Imagine if you could look at your wall and see the snows of yesteryear right there And of course to some extent you now can there are all sorts of ways we re now closer to a slow glass world than we were when this was published in 1972 from catch up TV and Facebook memories through big HD screens with moving screensavers to the ubiuity of tiny surveillance devices That last one is particularly intriguing in a manner recalling the way Bester or Niven worked through the social conseuences of teleportation Shaw does likewise with slow glass and envisions meetings held in pitch darkness where all high flyers have to learn braille Perfectly sound science fictional thinking but nah turns out we re not actually that fussed we just got used to leaks and saved the darkness for novelty restaurants Beyond that you have the usual charming errors for this era of SF videophones but no mobiles as well as some less charming ones especially on the gender roles Even for the time the shrewish suffocating wilfully ignorant wife seems pretty retrograde and as for the lowly but lovely worker the wealthy protagonist propositions repeatedly on a work callI suspect that would have been winceworthy well before Weinstein Not that the men have much depth to them in the novel at least they re all fairly interchangeable men s men from the school of B movie business andor science But sod the people it s those farms of slow windows drinking in the views that make this book the panes of daylight replacing the electric light above the freeway Plus in my own little window on the past I now finally have my own copy of one of the yellow Gollancz SF hardbacks

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Review Other Days Other Eyes Other Days Other Eyes Read & download õ 8 Read Ó eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ê Bob Shaw No toy at all when blackmailers discovered how to use it to see into the secret life of any victim and government officials found it could permit surveillance of any person any time anywhe. This book was written in 1972 A book I read and liked in my teens so I decided to re read to see how it has survived the passage of timeThe concept behind the book is brilliant a scientist invents a form of glass so dense that light can take years to pass through With experimentation the project is commercialised to produce a new product slow glass Ten year slow glass windows for example can be set over a beautiful harbour or mountain view for a decade storing the images for playback 10 years later After 10 years the glass can be installed in household windows to playback that view for the next decade The urban city dweller can have a decade of beautiful country views as the light makes its way through the glass The concept is brilliant and uniue The book reads as a loose collection of short stories centred around the glass murder mysteries played out years later through the slow glass windowsIn summary the book still entertains The concept remains uniue and the sub stories remain entertaining One aspect that does stand out is the brevity of the story telling the book is 160 pages and packs into its covers than most modern 1000 page blockbusters A short book that makes you think much better than the inane verbiage of modern writers Bob Shaw had a story to tell several actually and managed it succinctly If only modern writers had the same clarity of thought and story telling Page count does not euate to originality or talent The Frog Princess of any victim and government Human Aspects of Software Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Series officials found it could permit surveillance Zamba The True Story of the Greatest Lion That Ever Lived of any person any time anywhe. This book was written in 1972 A book I read and liked in my teens so I decided to re read to see how it has survived the passage How to Make a Plant Love You of timeThe concept behind the book is brilliant a scientist invents a form The Erotic Motive In Literature of glass so dense that light can take years to pass through With experimentation the project is commercialised to produce a new product slow glass Ten year slow glass windows for example can be set Cities and Dialogue over a beautiful harbour De Omweg or mountain view for a decade storing the images for playback 10 years later After 10 years the glass can be installed in household windows to playback that view for the next decade The urban city dweller can have a decade The Christmas Doll of beautiful country views as the light makes its way through the glass The concept is brilliant and uniue The book reads as a loose collection The Crime Trade of short stories centred around the glass murder mysteries played Dark Tide Rising William Monk #24 out years later through the slow glass windowsIn summary the book still entertains The concept remains uniue and the sub stories remain entertaining One aspect that does stand The Adventures of Rusty out is the brevity Bittersweet Harvest of the story telling the book is 160 pages and packs into its covers than most modern 1000 page blockbusters A short book that makes you think much better than the inane verbiage The Internet Book Everything You Need to Know About Computer Networking and How the Internet Works 4th Edition of modern writers Bob Shaw had a story to tell several actually and managed it succinctly If The Seduction of MrsPendlebury only modern writers had the same clarity The ueen from Provence Plantagenet Saga #6 originality Mamá or talent