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 - thebookmagpie - LibraryThing
I always enjoy the strangeness of Philip K. Dick's work. I mean, I'm not sure I always understand what he's on about, but I enjoy it. I'll be interested to watch the TV series of this because I have ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Fascinating alternate history: the Nazis and the Japanese won WW2 and have split the USA in half. This is a bizarre mind-bending novel that makes us think about the nature of reality. And makes us ... Read full review