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Brave New World Revisited

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $10.70

Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics: August 2006

Seller ID: 115533

ISBN: 0060898526

Condition: New


When the novel Brave New World first appeared in 1932, its shocking analysis of a scientific dictatorship seemed a projection into the remote future. Here, in one of the most important and fascinating books of his career, Aldous Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern-day world with his prophetic fantasy. He scrutinizes threats to humanity, such as overpopulation, propaganda, and chemical persuasion, and explains why we have found... View more info

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Brave New World

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics: October 2006

Seller ID: 91544

ISBN: 0060850523

Condition: New


Aldous Huxley's tour de force, Brave New World is a darkly satiric vision of a "utopian" future—where humans are genetically bred and pharmaceutically anesthetized to passively serve a ruling order. A powerful work of speculative fiction that has enthralled and terrified readers for generations, it remains remarkably relevant to this day as both a warning to be heeded as we head into tomorrow and as thought-provoking, satisfying entertainment. View more info