Get this from a library! Głowa Kasandry. [Marek Baraniecki]. Marek Baraniecki (born June 16, ) is a Polish science fiction writer and journalist. He graduated in environmental engineering. In he published a short story collection Głowa Kasandry, and for a. Glowa Kasandry on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Although this first attempt failed, it remains possible that the novella may eventually be filmed. One of the most memorable Polish sf texts, it narrates the quest of Teodor Hornic, aka the Great Hunter, to locate the eponymous Cassandra’s Head — a mythical Doomsday Machine capable of annihilating the remaining life on Kawandry Post-Holocaust. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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Even though Baraniecki’s stories were produced off the beaten track of Polish sf of the time, which in the mids was to a large degree dominated by Polish Sociological SFthe success of the collection, and particularly its title novelette, was unquestionable. Baraniecki delineated a dualistic universe in which human technology and spirituality, clearly derived from oriental philosophies, function as an organizing principle opposing kaandry assailing the natural entropic tendencies of nature.

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