Brave New WorldDownloadable Audiobook - 2008
Originally published in 1932, this outstanding work of literature is more crucial and relevant today than ever before. Cloning, feel-good drugs, anti-aging programs, and total social control through politics, programming, and media—has Aldous Huxley accurately predicted our future? With a storyteller's genius, he weaves these ethical controversies in a compelling narrative that dawns in the year 632 AF (After Ford, the deity). When Lenina and Bernard visit a savage reservation, we experience how Utopia can destroy humanity.A powerful work of speculative fiction that has enthralled and terrified readers for generations, Brave New World is both a warning to be heeded and thought-provoking yet satisfying entertainment.
Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2008.
Branch Call Number: eAudio overdrive
Characteristics: 1 online resource (7 audio files) : digital audio file