The Chain of Chance
The Chain of Chance
A Novel
Stanislaw Lem

You can read this as a puzzle to be solved, which it is. Or you can read it as a blistering satire of detective fiction, which it also is. Brilliant. Brilliant. —Recommended by Jeff, City Lights Books

A former astronaut turned private detective is dispatched to Naples to discover the pattern in a mysterious series of deaths and disappearances occurring at a seaside spa.

Title The Chain of Chance
Subtitle A Novel
Author Stanislaw Lem
Publisher Northwestern University Press
Title First Published 28 March 2000
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 179 p.
ISBN-10 0810117304
ISBN-13 9780810117303
Publication Date 28 March 2000
Main content page count 179
Weight 16 oz.

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