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Brave New World

Brave New World (EPUB ebook)

By Huxley, Aldous
Introduction by Atwood, Margaret

Aldous Huxley's 1932 dystopian classic Brave New World predicts - with eerie clarity - a terrifying vision of the future, which feels ever closer to our new reality. 'The best science fiction book ever, definitely the most prescient...' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of Sa...piens 'A masterpiece of speculation... As vibrant, fresh, and somehow shocking as it was when I first read it' Margaret AtwoodFar in the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems alone harbouring an ill-defined longing to break free. A visit to one of the few remaining Savage Reservations where the old, imperfect life still continues, may be the cure for his distress...Huxley's ingenious fantasy of the future sheds a blazing light on the present and is considered to be his most enduring masterpiece.WITH INTRODUCTIONS BY MARGARET ATWOOD AND DAVID BRADSHAW'What Aldous Huxley presented as fiction with the human hatcheries of Brave New World has become fact. The consequences are profound and...deeply disturbing' John Humphries, Sunday Times'A grave warning... Provoking, stimulating, shocking and dazzling' Observer**One of the BBC's 100 Novels That Shaped Our World**
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ISBN 9781407021010
Published 26 Dec 2008
Publisher Random House
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781407021010
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint Vintage Digital
Released 26 Dec 2008
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Huxley, Aldous
Introduction by Atwood, Margaret
Category Fiction
General & Literary Fiction
19th Century Fiction
16th to 18th Century Fiction
Science Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 823.912
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Genetic engineering - Fiction
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade