|类型/形式：||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|提及的人：||Philip K Dick; Philip K Dick; Philip K Dick; Philip Kindred Dick; Philip K Dick; Philip K Dick|
Eric Carl Link
|描述：||xii, 179 p. ; 19 cm.|
|内容：||Understanding Philip K. Dick --
Philip K. Dick, novelist of ideas --
The craft and career of Philip K. Dick --
The themes of Philip K. Dick --
Reading Philip K. Dick: notes on six novels --
Conclusion, Apologia pro mea vita.
|丛书名：||Understanding contemporary American literature.|
|责任：||Eric Carl Link.|
Philip K Dick (1928-1982) reshaped 20th-century science fiction. Viewing his subject as foremost a novelist of ideas, this book surveys Dick's own tragicomic biography, his craft and career, and the recurrent ideas and themes that give shape and significance to his fiction.