By Philip K. Dick
The Transmigration of Timothy Archer, the ultimate novel within the trilogy that still contains Valis and The Divine Invasion, is an anguished, realized, and extremely relocating research of the paradoxes of trust. it's the tale of Timothy Archer, an urbane Episcopal bishop haunted by means of the suicides of his son and mistress--and pushed by means of them right into a extraordinary quest for the id of Christ.
The ultimate publication in Philip okay. Dicks VALIS trilogy, The Transmigration of Timothy Archer brings the authors look for the identification and nature of God to an in depth. the radical follows Bishop Timothy Archer as he travels to Israel, ostensibly to envision old scrolls bearing the phrases of Christ. yet, extra importantly, this leads him to ascertain the choices he made in the course of his existence and the way they might have contributed to the suicide of his mistress and son.
This quiet, introspective e-book is one in every of Dick's so much philosophical and literary, delving into the mysteries of faith and the mysteries of religion itself. As considered one of Dick's ultimate works, it additionally offers specified perception into the brain of a genius, whose paintings used to be nonetheless within the means of maturing on the time of his death.
First released 1982
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