Looking Backward, 2000-1887

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Houghton Mifflin, 1929 - Socialism - 337 pages
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Seemed intriguing as a premise. - Goodreads
And then I woke up" endings are so disappointing. - Goodreads
It is a great novel, but the plot was not well done. - Goodreads
It feels funny writing from someone else's future. - Goodreads
Limited plot and character material. - Goodreads
The characters are cardboard and the plot ludicrous. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Erneilson - Goodreads

A Victorian utopian novel - the author addresses the disparity between the "haves" and the "have nots". Surprising to see how prescient he was, anticipating debit cards! Read full review

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User Review  - Neil Collins - Goodreads

Very interesting science-fiction book written in 1887. It is pretty refreshing to read such a utopian vision of the future. In the story, the main character finds himself in the future (the year 2000 ... Read full review

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