The Resource The man who japed, Philip K. Dick

The man who japed, Philip K. Dick

Label
The man who japed
Title
The man who japed
Statement of responsibility
Philip K. Dick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following a devastating nuclear war, the Moral Reclamation government took over the world and forced its citizens to live by strictly puritanical rules, "no premarital sex, drunkenness, or displaying of neon signs, all of which are reinforced through a constant barrage of messaging to the public. The chief purveyor of these messages is Alan Purcell, next in line to become head of the propaganda bureau. But there is just one problem: a statue of the government's founder has been vandalized and the head is hidden in Purcell's closet. In this buttoned-up society, maybe all a revolution needs is one really great prank ..
Title
The man who japed
Creator
Summary
In a post-holocaust New York governed by oppressively rigid laws on morality and patrolled by mobile, miniature robots that monitor the behavior of every citizen, Allen Purcell is offered a high-profile job as guardian of public ethics, in which position he would have the power to transform society. Reprint. 12,500 first printing
Subject
Genre
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10079638
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Philip K. Dick
Label
The man who japed, Philip K. Dick
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn744294214
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Mariner books edition.
Extent
172 pages
Isbn
9780547572536
Lccn
2014498707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)744294214

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