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Things we didn't see coming

Author: Steven K Amsterdam
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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"Nine connected stories set in a not-too-distant dystopian future in a landscape at once utterly fantastic and disturbingly familiar. The stories follow the narrator over three decades as he tries to survive in a world that is becoming increasingly savage as cataclysmic events unfold one after another"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Dystopias
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven K Amsterdam
ISBN: 9780307378507 0307378500
OCLC Number: 319868578
Notes: "Originally published in Australia in paperback by Sleepers Publishing, Melbourne, in 2009"--Title page verso.
Description: 199 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: What we know now --
The theft that got me here --
Dry land --
Cake walk --
Uses for vinegar --
The forest for the trees --
Predisposed --
The profit motive --
Best medicine.
Other Titles: Things we did not see coming
Responsibility: Steven Amsterdam.

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"Nine connected stories set in a not-too-distant dystopian future in a landscape at once utterly fantastic and disturbingly familiar. The stories follow the narrator over three decades as he tries to survive in a world that is becoming increasingly savage as cataclysmic events unfold one after another"--Jacket.

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