La\Planete des Singes [Pierre Boulle] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Despite being a cult classic of science fiction films, the text upon which Planet of the Apes is based is actually a fairly serious (if not satirical). About the Author. Pierre Boulle est né en à Avignon. Après ses études, il va vivre en Extrême-Orient. Il s’engage et combat tour à tour en Chine.

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Return to Book Page. Many are killed, including Arthur. Meron may be in danger because his launch was discovered. While stationed in Indochina inhe was captured by Vichy France loyalists on the Mekong River and was subjected to severe hardship and forced labour.

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But the Professor believed they could be re-educated. This is what I feel like after reading Planet of singrs Apes. Then the ape scientists in the said planet conduct Pavlov-like experiments to their captured human beings and one of the three was Ulysse, the author of the journal found floating in the space as narrated in the frame story.

Independent of the American franchise, a Iperre television series, Saru No Gundanwas based on the novel. After reading a few pages, I thought it would be better for me if I keep my logical and practical brain apart from me and simply enjoy the book.


Curious chimpanzee researcher Zira takes an interest in his geometric drawings and his ability to speak a few simian words. The main events of the book are placed in a frame story, in which Jinn and Phyllisa couple out on a pleasure cruise in a spaceship, find a message in a bottle floating in space.

Gradually, he learned to speak the simian language, and Zira learned a few phrases of French. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Levain became a victim. Planet of the Apes Pierre Boulle was born and raised in France. I think I may become a keen reader of this type of books.

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La Planète des Singes

However the original movie had a lot similarities to the book. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. In he was called up for WW II. Get to Know Us. When they see her she is unclothed. This article needs additional citations for verification.

La Planète des singes

All the copies I saw back then had pictures from the film on the cover. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

So if you are a fan of the movies, don’t read this book unless you are willing to wipe the slate clean and take the book on its own terms. But, apart from the familiarities, this planet is very different than ours.


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It is a cautionary tale and a criticism of how we treat our own world, our own society. The apes wore human clothing identical to that of 20th-century Earth, except that they wore gloves instead dess shoes on their prehensile feet.

But, this is not it! As one who knows that apes and monkeys come from distinct simian families, I ppanete the change made no sense and found it extremely irritating. Well, I have to say that Pierre Boulle has changed my mind as to this type of books.

Excavation uncovered an ancient city with a curious relic! You can read this one as a straight ahead 60s scifi story, and a damn good read it is. Le Cercle du nouveau livre; First Edition edition Language: They were captured by the primitive humans and stayed with them for a few hours. Ulysse Meron tells of a trip in on a cosmic ship to a distant star with other people Bouole 2.