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 had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn’t afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep. They even built humans. Immigrants to Mars received androids so…”
ISBN 10 : 0194230635
ISBN 13 : 9780194230636
San Francisco lies under a cloud of radioactive dust. People live in half-deserted apartment buildings, and keep electric animals as pets because so many real animals have died. Mo..
ISBN 10 : 9781328694898
ISBN 13 : 1328694895
Inspiration for the classic film Blade Runner and the upcoming sequel, Blade Runner 2, in theaters Fall 2017 Nominated for the Nebula Award "The most consistently brilliant science..
ISBN 10 : 1568658559
ISBN 13 : 9781568658551
By 2021, the Terminus War had driven mankind off-planet and entire species into extinction. Now only the rich can afford living creatures; others may buy amazingly realistic simula..
ISBN 10 : 9780345404473
ISBN 13 : 0345404475
Captures the strange world of twenty-first-century Earth, a devastated planet in which sophisticated androids, banned from the planet, fight back against their potential destroyers..