Looking Backward From 2000 - 1887

Looking Backward From 2000 - 1887

by Edward Bellamy
     
 

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"Looking Backward from 2000-1887" is considered to be one of the greatest and most widely read of the utopian novels. It is the story of a young gentleman from Boston who mysteriously wakes from a sleep of over a hundred years to find himself transplanted to a utopian futuristic world. This future world is one of prosperity, cooperation, and harmony. Edward Bellamy's … See more details below

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"Looking Backward from 2000-1887" is considered to be one of the greatest and most widely read of the utopian novels. It is the story of a young gentleman from Boston who mysteriously wakes from a sleep of over a hundred years to find himself transplanted to a utopian futuristic world. This future world is one of prosperity, cooperation, and harmony. Edward Bellamy's "Looking Backward from 2000-1887" inspired a rebirth of the utopian novel genre and has been an inspiration to the many forward-looking thinkers who have read it. According to Erich Fromm, "Looking Backward from 2000-1887" is "one of the most remarkable books ever published in America".

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ISBN-13:
9781453688311
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
07/03/2010
Pages:
170
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

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