|Endymion (1995) [Novel]|
by Dan Simmons
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Series: Hyperion Cantos, the
(From the publisher):
It is 274 years after the Fall and the universe is in chaos.
Raul Endymion, onetime shepherd and convicted murderer, is chosen as a pawn in a cosmic game whose outcome will determine the fate of humanity. Selected as a bodyguard to the next messiah, Endymion will cross time, space, and the very fabric of reality as her protector, lover, and finally disciple. At the same time, the enigmatic Shrike – part monster, part killing machine, part avenging angel – has also followed the girl into the 32nd century. Yet it is Endymion who has been chosen to rescue Aenea, against all odds. How will her message change the universe – if she is willing to speak it... and if humankind is prepared to hear it?
Original title: Endymion
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Religion→ Messianic
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Species Evolution→ Longevity and Immortality
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure→ New Frontiers
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Endymion Omnibus, the (2005) [Omnibus Volume]
Author: Dan Simmons