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Author: Philip K Dick
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Substance D - otherwise known as Death - is the most dangerous drug ever to find its way on to the black market. It destroys the links between the brain's two hemispheres, leading first to disorentation and then to complete and irreversible brain damage. Bob Arctor, undercover narcotics agent, is trying to find a lead to the source of supply, but to pass as an addict he must become a user, and soon, without knowing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick
ISBN: 9781780220420 1780220421
OCLC Number: 857874237
Awards: Winner of British Science Fiction Association Award for Best Novel 1979.
Shortlisted for John W Campbell Award 1978.
Description: 217 pages ; 20 cm
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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