The Resource Mr. Spaceship, (electronic resource)

Mr. Spaceship, (electronic resource)

Label
Mr. Spaceship
Title
Mr. Spaceship
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Philip Kindred Dick (December 16, 1928 - March 2, 1982) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist and philosopher whose published work is almost entirely accepted as being in the science fiction genre. Dick explored sociological, political and metaphysical themes in novels dominated by monopolistic corporations, authoritarian governments, and altered states. The story is set in the distant future, where humanity is at war with "Yuks", an alien life form which doesn't use mechanical spaceships nor constructions. Instead, it relies on life forms. The war has been going on for a long time, and humanity hasn't been able to come up with a solution against the life-form based ships and mines that the Yuks use. One day, a team of researchers led by Philip Kramer decide to build a spaceship which is powered by a human brain. They find the ideal candidate, Kramer's old professor, a dying man who volunteers to donate his brain to the project
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Midwest
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Dick, Philip K
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Classics to go
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  • Space ships
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Mr. Spaceship, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11639413
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11639413
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11639413
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Mr. Spaceship, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11639413
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11639413
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11639413
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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