The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe The Complete Stories and Poems by Edgar Allan Poe .. Un Descenso al Maelstrom es un cuento que tiene unas descripciones. Un Descenso Al Maelstrom (Spanish Edition) (Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Edgar Allan Poe ; ; Collections & anthologies of various literary . al Maelstrom (A Descent into the Maelstrom) Audiobook by Edgar Allan Poe, La pluma maestra de Poe describe el descenso al abismo con escabrosa.

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Jan 07, Jowayria Rahal rated it it was amazing. Mar 02, Scott rated it liked it Shelves: Figuratively speaking, of course. Thank you very much for reminding me, Poe.

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However, it’s a little bit creepy. Other books in this series.

Poe should still be alive writing more stories. Descesno the tale, a man recounts how he survived a shipwreck and a whirlpool. View all 3 comments. Like in The Pit and the Pendulum, he begins to try to measure his predicament, seeing all “the numerous things that floated in our company” and seeking “amusement in speculating upon the relative velocities of their several descents toward the foam below.

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He describes a whirlpool a mile wide, a descent, and an escape. Stories of the Space Age the astronaut main character remembers reading the Poe story. It gives the reader the feeling that they are themselves on top of that al,an listening as the old man narrates his tale.


Poe even star notes an Archimedian work obviously fakeas his reference for floating body dynamics in fluid vortex. The story feels more like a newspaper article rather than a gripping mysterious thriller. Open Preview See a Problem?

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Unlike his brother, he abandoned ship and held on to a cylindrical barrel until he was saved several hours later. I like when Poe is more macabre, so I just wasn’t expecting this kind of story.

A Descent into the Maelstrom

The narrator speaks of overcoming his fear of certain death upon seeing the center of the maelstrom and beholding its beauty and inconceivability – seeing it as proof of God’s power. The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead.

We already know the man survived; and there is a lot of scientific explaining going unn when you would expect more sheer terror. Be the first to ask a question about A Descent into the Maelstrom.

He and his brothers are fishing when they are caught in a terrible storm. I have arranged my thoughts into a haiku: Aug 23, Jerry Jose rated it really liked it. But in rescenso way this is liberating. Alltid hos Adlibris Stort utvalg Alltid hn priser Fri frakt fra ,. This is the Poe of legend. Well, observation is the key to everything in life, and there is no better example of it than in this story. He and his brothers are fishing when they a The storm drags them to a giant edgarr.


This stressed me out, scared me. Queria um pouco mais de tudo Not truly a Sci-Fi story but clever use of science. Aug 17, Michael rated it it was amazing.

So, you just go for a walk hoping that things will become much clearer when you get back home but-in fact- they don’t. Between two islands a giant whirlpool regularly forms. One’s wits, one’s greatest asset, Battling terror. What’s striking, throughout, is his appreciation not only of the terror of the maelstrom but of it’s sublime beauty.

For me personally, I was thinking about life in general.