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Blade runner : do androids dream of electric sheep?

Author: Philip K Dick
Publisher: New York : Del Rey, an imprint of Random House, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Del Rey mass market editionView all editions and formats
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World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn't 'retiring' them with his laser weapon, he dreamed of owning a live animal - the ultimate status symbol in a world all but bereft of animal life. Then Rick got his chance: the assignment to kill six Nexus-6 targets, for a huge reward. But in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick
ISBN: 9781524796976 1524796972
OCLC Number: 1004394400
Notes: "The inspiration for the films Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049"--cover.
Description: 230 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Do androids dream of electric sheep?
Blade runner (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Philip K. Dick.

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World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn't 'retiring' them with his laser weapon, he dreamed of owning a live animal - the ultimate status symbol in a world all but bereft of animal life. Then Rick got his chance: the assignment to kill six Nexus-6 targets, for a huge reward. But in Deckard's world things were never that simple, and his assignment quickly turned into a nightmare kaleidoscope of subterfuge and deceit - and the threat of death for the hunter, rather than the hunted...

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