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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Twenty-four piles formed a heap and twelve heaps made a row. What a strange book. Empire of the Ants. Please try again later. He seems to have not known humans well at all because the human world he created is so fraught with absurdity that it is impossible to The author of this book deserves a crown of ridiculousness for the bizarre ending that he created.

The novel became a cult hi Bernard Werber’s “Ants” trilogy made him one of France’s most popular science fiction novelists in the 90s.

Share your thoughts with other customers. Reveals the hidden world of an ant empire run from the basement of a Paris apartment, into which the apartment’s new owner vanishes along with his family.

Empire of the Ants

There were some bugs within the game which led to crashes, but because the game was coded in French, most modders did not want to deal with it. The jets of acid often hit their targets. Bantam Books hardcover edition published February Not since Watership Down has a novel so vividly captured the lives and struggles of a fellow species and the valuable lessons they have to teach us.


The story of the ants living in the hill was interesting and I enjoyed it, but the sections on the humans involvedin this story was a little beyond weird.

V tom ale Nicolase, Phillipa a Jeana nacapal pecovatel. Most reviews praise his ant scenes. Apr 16, Wendy rated it it was ok Shelves: From the Hardcover edition. Read reviews that mention empire of the ants science fiction bernard werber human characters ever read really enjoyed read this book character development never look point of view recommend this book ant life ant story worth reading thought provoking english translation ant world scientific journalist much better ant society.

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Everything changed, the nervous system, respiratory and digestive apparatus, sense organs and shell. I had an ant farm as a kid. If only the th male could have seen it! See 2 questions about Empire of the Ants…. The Myrmician civilization, so quick to adapt, had overplayed its hand this time.

Also, the book makes tons of uncomfortable references to What a strange book. She knew them all individually.

This is the story of a large bfrnard of ants, and of a family of humans who, living nearby, have discovered them. The novel became a cult hit across Europe, and Werber followed it with two other books in the same vein: Ants don’t sell themselves out to other nests, lf don’t become mercenaries.

The subtleties of diplomacy had led the ant cities to enter into alliances with termites against other ants.

The descriptions of ant morphology, behavior, and social organization as well as their interactions with other species are engaging, detailed, and scientifically based, although Werber significantly exaggerates the reasoning and communication capabilities of the ants rendering his work science-fiction [ citation needed ].

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Inspired by Your Browsing History. Empire of the Ants is a brilliant evocation of a hidden civilization as complex as our own and far werberr ancient. No one ever went down there.


They were so fragile. To find out why, she enlists the help of a warrior ant, and the two set off on separate journeys into a harsh and violent world. She gave off a barely perceptible scent sentence: I just don’t give a care!

About Empire of the Ants Here is the stunning international bestseller in the tradition of Watership Down but with a dark, original twist.

Half the book is essentially a dumb and completely uninteresting “sideplot” containing a bunch of humans exploring a mysterious basement. An old warrior was teaching a novice that the outcome of the battle was decided before contact was made.

I can’t take much of a dialogue like this. The people are really different. To ask other readers questions about Empire of the Ants atns, please sign up.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Empire of the Ants Bernard Werber Limited preview – Jul nernard, Lauren rated it did not like it. Also, while there are slavers who enslave other thd, they would not trade slaves with other kinds of ants. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Empire of the Ants is a brilliant evocation of a hidden civilization as complex as our own and far more ancient.

It is one of my favorite books of all time.