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The Space Merchants

Review In our current day and age, consumerism is the rule for many. Following the desolation of the Second World War, the planet braced itself for more trouble in the form of nuclear destruction. Despite the bleak situation, a new type of class was emerging in America: The Middle. This so-called nuclear family consisted of…
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The Stars My Destination

Review Best known as Alfred Bester’s seminal work, The Stars My Destination is famous is for two things: 1)    It pioneered the cyberpunk genre, 2)    And it includes what is perhaps the most memorable use of synaesthesia in any work of fiction. In regard to the former, works like Johnny Mnemonic and Neuromancer would not…
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