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Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

Brave New World is a dystopian novel by English author Aldous Huxley, written in 1931 and published in 1932. Largely set in a futuristic World State, inhabited by genetically modified citizens and an intelligence-based social hierarchy, the novel anticipates huge scientific advancements in reproductive technology, sleep-learning, psychological mani...
Publish Date
2017
May 9
First Published in 1932
Goodreads rating
3.99
ISBN
9780375712364
Recommendations
8
Similar Books
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Recommendations
May 31, 2018
Here is a list of books that I found particularly influential in my intellectual development.       source
Five novels I think about all the time - 1984: States crave control - The Trial: Bureaucracies eats people - The Stranger: Alienation is a vantage point - Animal Farm: Revolutions usually corrupt - Brave New World: Caste systems fence morality      source
The best science fiction book ever, definitely the most prescient.      source
Mar 13, 2018
Re-reading “Brave New World.” Forgot how wonderful it is - and how relevant, for a book first published in 1932. The themes, on happiness, solitude, freedom, danger, nature.. they’re still so resonant today. Highly recommend if you haven’t already read.      source
Feb 11, 2020
📚 Here are the books I recommend reading most:      source
Slightly older and less well known than 1984 but equally chilling vision.      source
Selected Books for the Manual for Civilization      source
Jul 17, 2020
@RyanCTJ @aexm Loved that book      source