Man in the High Castle, The

Philip K. Dick
“The single most resonant and carefully imagined book of Dick’s career.” – New York TimesIt'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.Winner of the Hugo Award


Reviewed: 2017-03-10

Now a tv show via Amazon -  this is a must read/

Reviewed: 2015-09-24

So-so story about what the world would be like if U.S. had lost WWII.  Great concept, weird ending.

Item Posts
@jsbookhist began #maninthehighcast... on 2018-09-03
@queenoftsundoku began #maninthehighcast... on 2017-07-15
@queenoftsundoku completed #maninthehighcast... on 2017-07-22
@cousins completed #maninthehighcast... on 2017-07-16
@cousins began #maninthehighcast... on 2017-07-08
@snwilson29 completed #maninthehighcast... on 2017-03-15
@cmpkittykat began #maninthehighcast... on 2017-02-10
@cmpkittykat completed #maninthehighcast... on 2017-02-12
@smfick began #maninthehighcast... on 2016-06-29