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A clockwork orange

Author: Anthony Burgess; Stanley Edgar Hyman
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1963, ©1962.
Series: Norton library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told through a central character, Alex, the disturbing novel creates an alarming futuristic vision of violence, high technology, and authoritarianism. A modern classic of youthful violence and social redemption set in a dismal dystopia whereby a juvenile deliquent undergoes state-sponsored psychological rehabilitation for his aberrant behavior.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Burgess; Stanley Edgar Hyman
ISBN: 0393002241 9780393002249
OCLC Number: 365187
Description: 188 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Norton library.
Responsibility: Anthony Burgess ; with an afterword and glossary by Stanley Edgar Hyman.

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Told through a central character, Alex, the disturbing novel creates an alarming futuristic vision of violence, high technology, and authoritarianism. A modern classic of youthful violence and social redemption set in a dismal dystopia whereby a juvenile deliquent undergoes state-sponsored psychological rehabilitation for his aberrant behavior.

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