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Brave new world : a novel /

by Huxley, Aldous,
Series: Penguin modern classics Published by : Penguin Books in association with Chatto & Windus, (Harmondsworth, England :) Physical details: 200 p. ; 19 cm. ISBN:0140010521 .
Subject(s): Utopias -- Fiction. | Brainwashing -- Fiction.
Year: 1932
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Six hundred years into the future, humans are bred by cloning, and "mother" and "father" are forbidden words. Originally published in 1932, Huxley's terrifying vision of a controlled and emotionless future "Utopian" society is truly startling in its prediction of modern scientific and cultural phenomena, including test-tube babies and rampant drug abuse.

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