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Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? : the inspiration for the films Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049.

Author: Philip K Dick
Publisher: New York : Random House US, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A masterpiece ahead of its time, a prescient rendering of a dark future, and the inspiration for the blockbuster film Blade Runner By 2021, the World War has killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remain covet any living creature, and for people who can't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacra: horses, birds, cats, sheep. They've even  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Dick, Philip K.
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? : The inspiration for the films Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049.
New York : Random House US, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick
ISBN: 9780345404473 0345404475
OCLC Number: 1031963041
Description: 1 online resource (147 pages)

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A masterpiece ahead of its time, a prescient rendering of a dark future, and the inspiration for the blockbuster film Blade Runner By 2021, the World War has killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remain covet any living creature, and for people who can't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacra: horses, birds, cats, sheep. They've even built humans. Immigrants to Mars receive androids so sophisticated they are indistinguishable from true men or women. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans can wreak, the govern.

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