Deep in the Advanced Technique Concentration, Wentik created a mind-altering drug. Suddenly he is transported to the jungles of Brazil in the 22nd century and a world devastated by nuclear war and poison gas.
Only South America survived but even here 'The Disturbances' create havoc. Can Wentik find a way back? For himself? And all of humanity?
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A classic SF novel of paranoia and fractured realities from the winner of the World Fantasy, James Tait Black Memorial, John W. Campbell, Arthur C. Clarke and BSFA awards.About the Author:
Christopher Priest's novels have built him an inimitable dual reputation as a contemporary novelist and a leading figure in modern SF and fantasy. His novel THE PRESTIGE is unique in winning both a major literary prize (JAMES TAIT BLACK AWARD) and a major genre prize (WORLD FANTASY AWARD); THE SEPARATION won both the ARTHUR C. CLARKE and the BRITISH SCIENCE FICTION AWARDs. He was selected for the original BEST OF YOUNG BRITISH NOVELISTS in 1983.
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Book Description New York,N.Y.: Harper and Row, 1970, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included. Boards With Cloth Spine. Near Fine/Good Plus. First U.S. Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Price-clipped jacket has some creases in front blurb, is slightly frayed at extremities, has a small damp stain at foot of spine not affecting the binding, rear panel of jacket somewhat soiled.227 pages. Bookseller Inventory # S10107
Book Description NEW YORK NY HARPER & ROW, PUBLISHERS PUB 1970., 1970. NF/VG+. AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK D.J. HAS A SHORT TEAR AT THE TOP OF THE SPINE PANEL, A FEW TINY NICKS AT THE TOP OF THE FRONT PANEL, AND A CREASE TO THE FRONT FLAP. A VERY NICE COPY. FIRST EDITION. Binding is HARDCOVER. Bookseller Inventory # 004266