Brave New World
Vintage, 2007 - 229 sÝur
Brave New World predicts - with eerie clarity - a terrifying vision of the future. Read the dystopian classic that inspired the upcoming Sky TV series.
EVERYONE BELONGS TO EVERYONE ELSE
Welcome to New London. Everybody is happy here. Our perfect society achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family and history itself. Now everyone belongs.
You can be happy too. All you need to do is take your Soma pills.
Discover the brave new world of Aldous Huxley's classic novel, written in 1932, which prophesied a society which expects maximum pleasure and accepts complete surveillance - no matter what the cost.
'A masterpiece of speculation... As vibrant, fresh, and somehow shocking as it was when I first read it' Margaret Atwood, bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale
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LibraryThing ReviewUms÷gn notanda - igorversteeg - LibraryThing
This is about a voluntary dystopia. There are not cameras everywhere as in 1984, because they aren't necessary. That's what makes this book particularly relevant and fascinating. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUms÷gn notanda - Hiromatsuo - LibraryThing
It's been roughly 20 years since I first read BNW back in my middle school days, and I thought I'd give it another try. The inevitable comparisons with Orwell's 1984 are interesting and they serve as ... Read full review