Brave New World


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Brave New World

Aldous Huxley’s grim picture of the future, where scientific and social developments have turned life into a tragic travesty. [Br. Lit.: Magill I, 79]

Brave New World

picture of world’s condition 600 years from now. [Br. Lit.: Brave New World]
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One of Huxley's most notable works, Brave New World is considered one of the greatest novels of the 20th century.
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