Food and crops, water and scarce resources—all are undergoing major stresses due to human incompetence and greed. In The Sheep Look Up, Brunner describes the lives of the people in the midst of ecological catastrophe and their attempts to come to terms with their environment.
This is the first limited edition of The Sheep Look Up ever published. This edition features an introduction by Kim Stanley Robinson, one of science fiction's best-known writers. The book is also signed by Robinson and features an interview with Brunner, a column by John Brunner, and a short autobiography with photographs.
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John Brunner (1934-1995) was a prolific and highly respected writer of science fiction. Kim Stanley Roibnson (b. 1952) is an American science fiction writer, best known for his award-winning Mars trilogy. His work discusses ecological and sociological themes regularly.Review:
“An arresting diary of what’s in store for us.” — The Washington Post
“A work of art!" — James Blish
“A complex tragic masterpiece. John Brunner is the Rachel Carson of science fiction.” — Ian Watson
“Gripping on both an emotional and intellectual level.” — Booklist
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