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A User's Guide to the Millennium: Essays and Reviews

ISBN13: 9780312156831
ISBN: 0312156839
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $18.0
Publisher: Picador
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Pages: 320
Average Goodreads rating: 3.81/5 (313 ratings)

Over the course of his career, J.G. Ballard has revealed hidden truths about the modern world. The essays, reviews, and ruminations gathered here—spanning the breadth of this long career—approach reality with the same sharp prose and sharper vision that distinguish his fiction. Ballard's fascination for and fixation upon this century take him from Mickey Mouse to Salvador Dali, from Los Angeles to Shanghai, from William Burroughs to Winnie the Pooh, from the future to today.