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The Man in the High Castle Librarian S Note There Is An Alternate Cover Edition For This Edition Of This Book Here.It S America In 1962 Slavery Is Legal Once Again The Few Jews Who Still Survive Hide Under Assumed Names In San Francisco, The I Ching Is As Common As The Yellow Pages All Because Some Twenty Years Earlier The United States Lost A War And Is Now Occupied By Nazi Germany And Japan This Harrowing, Hugo Award Winning Novel Is The Work That Established Philip K Dick As An Innovator In Science Fiction While Breaking The Barrier Between Science Fiction And The Serious Novel Of Ideas In It Dick Offers A Haunting Vision Of History As A Nightmare From Which It May Just Be Possible To Wake


10 thoughts on “The Man in the High Castle

  1. says:

    On Wednesday I found myself at a party an occurrence itself worthy of remark at which everyone wore I m currently reading stickers, so I had several opportunities to explain why I was loving The Man in the High Castle One such conversation went like this So what s that about Well, it s scifi Or rather speculative fiction Er, hm No


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    Original review, Feb 22 2016 DISCLAIMER It would evidently be irresponsible to call Donald Trump a Nazi merely on the strength of a recent speech in which he suggested it would be desirable to shoot Muslims using bullets dipped in pig s blood Aplausible interpretation is that this is nothan the result of dispassionately calculating


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    3.5Scientifically and politically, this is absolute genius The way Philip K Dick masterfully rewrites history and expertly portrays this alternate United States is quite incredible and I can easily see why the guy has such a huge following That being said, this novel is what I would call hard sci fi , and though it is undeniably clev


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    Thank God, this is fiction, at least in our dimensionWELCOME TO 1962It is impossible that ours is the only world there must be world after world unseen by us, in some region or dimension that we simply do not perceive. This book is a frightening glimpse of how our world could been if the Axis Powers would have won the World War II.Th


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    High concept, low return what if alternate history The idea is interesting, if a little tired what if the Axis won World War II and divvied up the world between Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan The answer is, not much, apparently This new world order only really serves as a backdrop for Dick s slightly skewed storytelling, which jumps b


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    Fans of Philip K Dick and science fiction might be underwhelmed by The Man in the High Castle since, other than passing mention of cross continent rocket ship travel and a German exploration of Mars, there really isn t any science or signature PKD craziness or large scale action rather, Dick s 1962 book is alternative history, the after


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    They want to be the agents, not the victims, of history They identify with God s power and believe they are godlike That is their basic madness They are overcome by some archtype their egos have expanded psychotically so that they cannot tell where they begin and the godhead leaves off It is not hubris, not pride it is inflation of the e


  8. says:

    Philip K Dick was certainly a brilliant man and a gifted writer His imagined dystopia of a world split between the victorious Reich and Imperial Japan is chilling and realistic Ok, perhaps colonisation of Mars in 1962 is a bit of a stretch, but the depiction of San Francisco under the Japanese administration was excellent His characters w


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    I think this book broke my brain.I mean, it s so many things tied up in a slim little volume an alt history what if Germany and Japan had won the Second World War, a meditation on the inability to ever accurately try to reconstruct what might have beens, one of the most interesting literary experiments I ve ever read, a look at chance and


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    My preparedness for the regime change taking place in the United States with elements of the Electoral College, the Kremlin and the FBI helping to install a failed business promoter who the majority of American voters did not support in the election continues with The Man In the High Castle, the Hugo Award winning novel by Philip K Dick pub


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