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Upon the dull earth and other stories / Philip K Dick.

Dick, Philip K. (Author). Coon, Bill, 1989- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780983089872 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Pearland : Eloquent Voice, LLC, 2011.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: William Coon.
Summary, etc.: The five stories in this collection were all first published in 1954. In "Exhibit Piece" a long-suffering museum worker becomes a little too attached to his display of mid-twentieth century lifestyle. In "Upon the Dull Earth" a young man refuses to let go of his soul mate, and he creates a chain reaction that he couldn't have anticipated. In "Progeny" one man's idea of how to raise a child is challenged by new, more scientific techniques. "The Last of the Masters" explores a post-apocalyptic world, where anarchists don't just occupy Wall Street, they occupy the entire planet. Finally, in "Breakfast at Twilight", a family awakes to find theirs is the only house left on their street, and they are forced to make the most important decision of their lives.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 121144 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Science Fiction & Fantasy.
Genre: Electronic books.

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