Looking Backward, 2000-1887

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Houghton Mifflin, 1929 - Socialism - 337 pages
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I thought the book had a very interesting premise. - Goodreads
And then I woke up" endings are so disappointing. - Goodreads
Modern writing seems more succinct. - Goodreads
It feels funny writing from someone else's future. - Goodreads
It is a great novel, but the plot was not well done. - Goodreads
Not a great plot--but interesting political theory. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Julian - Goodreads

Dear Faithful, I have been tricked. Yes, a man known as Mr. Bellamy has deceived me into reading his novel, one about a Utopian society, of which was simply a tool in expanding his vision among the ... Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

Sci-fi from 1873. Eighteen. Seventy. Three. Historically, it's a fascinating novel. Here, a book that was so well read at the time that people created "Bellamy Societies" to discuss the ideas within ... Read full review

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