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Author: Aldous Huxley; Kentucky. Department for Libraries and Archives.
Publisher: [Frankfort, Ky.] : [Assembled by the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives], [2009]
Series: KDLA regular print book discussion kits for Kentucky public libraries.
Edition/Format:   Kit : CD audio   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A satire set in a future technocratic society in which people are rigidly classified by the state and kept happy by a government-administered drug. When two bureaucrats, Lenina and Bernard, travel to a "savage" reservation, they "rescue" a woman and her adult son, abandoned long ago, and return them to civilization.
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Classics
Book discussion kit
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Kit
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Aldous Huxley; Kentucky. Department for Libraries and Archives.
ISBN: 9780060850524 0060850523 0060929871 9780060929879 9780792752257 0792752252
OCLC Number: 907022674
Notes: Edition of book used: Harper Perennial, 2006, c1946.
Subtitle devised by cataloger.
Assembled by the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives.
For in-state use only. Requests must be submitted by Kentucky public libraries.
Description: 15 books (259 pages), 1 sound recording (7 CDs, 8 hr., 20 min.), 1 discussion guide ; in container.
Series Title: KDLA regular print book discussion kits for Kentucky public libraries.
Responsibility: Aldous Huxley.

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A satire set in a future technocratic society in which people are rigidly classified by the state and kept happy by a government-administered drug. When two bureaucrats, Lenina and Bernard, travel to a "savage" reservation, they "rescue" a woman and her adult son, abandoned long ago, and return them to civilization.

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