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Author: Philip K Dick
Publisher: London : Gollancz, 1999.
Series: SF masterworks, 20.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bob Arctor is a junkie and a drug dealer, both using and selling the mind-altering Substance D. Fred is a law enforcement agent, tasked with bringing Bob down. It sounds like a standard case. The only problem is that Bob and Fred are the same person. Substance D doesn?t just alter the mind, it splits it in two, and neither side knows what the other is doing or that it even exists. Now, both sides are growing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick
ISBN: 1857988477 9781857988475
OCLC Number: 174100864
Notes: Originally published: London : Gollancz, 1977.
Awards: Winner of British Science Fiction Association Award 1979.
Shortlisted for John W Campbell Award 1978.
Description: 217 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: SF masterworks, 20.
Responsibility: Philip K. Dick.
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One of the most original practitioners writing any kind of fiction, Dick made most of the European avant-garde seem like navel-gazers in a cul-de-sac Sunday Times My literary hero Fay Weldon For Read more...

 
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