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The Plato papers : a prophesy

Author: Peter Ackroyd
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2001, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Anchor Books edView all editions and formats
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A novel on the way time deforms reality and the futility of bucking the process. In the 37th century, as a result of an error somewhere over the centuries, academics teach The Origin of Species was not a book on evolution by Charles Darwin, but a novel by Charles Dickens. When the hero questions the accuracy of this bit of history, he lands in trouble.
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Genre/Form: Satire
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Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Plato papers.
New York : Anchor Books, 2001, c1999
(OCoLC)46644919
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Ackroyd
ISBN: 9780307429209 0307429202
OCLC Number: 697662876
Description: 1 online resource (173 p.)
Responsibility: Peter Ackroyd.

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A novel on the way time deforms reality and the futility of bucking the process. In the 37th century, as a result of an error somewhere over the centuries, academics teach The Origin of Species was not a book on evolution by Charles Darwin, but a novel by Charles Dickens. When the hero questions the accuracy of this bit of history, he lands in trouble.

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