There are seven billion-plus humans crowding the surface of 21st century Earth. It is an age of intelligent computers, mass-market psychedelic drugs, politics conducted by assassination, scientists who burn incense to appease volcanoes ... all the hysteria of a dangerously overcrowded world, portrayed in a dazzlingly inventive style. Winner of the Hugo Award for best novel, 1969 Winner of the BSFA Award for best novel, 1969Itwas as though onewere toremovea mana#39;s skeleton and replaceit with another of stainless steelaand nowadays, in fact, bones could be changed. ... In a drugged trance designed to ensure that something told to him once would reverberate in his circulating memory until it had ... Additional frillswere dealt withby sleepteaching; he was taught an acrostic verbal code, an associationcode, anda cipher.
|Title||:||Stand On Zanzibar|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2013-06-24|