The Man in the High Castle
It'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 20 years earlier the United States lost a war--and is now occupied jointly 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 awake.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ariel.kirst - LibraryThing
This was not what I was expecting. I am used to big overarching stories about worlds and people and times. This was more little peeks into individual scenes in people's lives. It was good, of course ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AliceAnna - LibraryThing
I'm not sure what I was supposed to expect from this novel of conjecture, but I was disappointed. Although it did address life in the U.S. in a post-WWII world in which the Allies lost, it didn't ... Read full review