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A clockwork orange

Author: Anthony Burgess
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1986 ©1962
Series: Norton paperback fiction.
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 delinquent undergoes state-sponsored psychological rehabilitation for his aberrant behavior. Includes the controversial final chapter deleted from the first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dystopian fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Burgess
ISBN: 0393312836 9780393312836 0808581945 9780808581949 0808501941 9780808501947 0393024393 9780393024395
OCLC Number: 38137454
Description: xv, 213 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Norton paperback fiction.
Responsibility: Anthony Burgess.
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Great Music, it said, and Great Poetry would like quieten Modern Youth down and make Modern Youth more Civilized. Civilized my syphilised yarbles.  Read more...

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"A brilliant novel... a savage satire on the distortions of the single and collective minds." -- New York Times "Looks like a nasty little shocker, but is really that rare thing in English letters: a Read more...

 
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