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The Day the Sun Stood Still not to be confused with The Day the Earth Stood Still is a fascinating book if for no other reason than the concept behind it.Noted editor and author, Lester del Rey, challenged three of the greatest science fiction writers to each write a novella based on the same situation They were given little information and worked separately from each other The theme For a day and a night the earth did not revolve around the sun nor did it rotate on its axis So, what happe The Day the Sun Stood Still not to be confused with The Day the Earth Stood Still is a fascinating book if for no other reason than the concept behind it.Noted editor and author, Lester del Rey, challenged three of the greatest science fiction writers to each write a novella based on the same situation They were given little information and worked separately from each other The theme For a day and a night the earth did not revolve around the sun nor did it rotate on its axis So, what happens when god shows him herself to the human race in the 20th century this book was written in 1972 One of the first things you will notice in this book is that there are many similarities between the stories del Rey did give some guidance to the authors in addition the the celestial event including the existence of a great leader Without spoiling the stories for you, you can be sure that the event is interpreted and dealt with quite differently between individuals of faith, religious organizations, scientists, countries, and.I think the writing in this book is excellent, the characters and settings quite believable, and the reactions well, you will have to read the book yourself This came out while I was in New York City and had a Science Fiction Book Club membership obligation to fulfill I purchased it because the price was relatively low and the authors well known. Although, Poul Anderson s work in the past, I found Silverberg was the best author here I will look to read some of his work in the future I will say I was surprised by the heavy religious weight in these stories I expectedvariety in perspective. An interesting question, with interesting authors,but other books are holding my attention ( Download Pdf ) ⚔ The Day the Sun Stood Still; Three Original Novellas of Science Fiction ♊ Three novellas not previously published, dealing with the arresting of the earth s rotational spin A Chapter of RevelationPoul Anderson Thomas the ProclaimerRobert Silverberg Things Which Are Caesar sGordon R Dickson