Brave New World

Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)

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Aldous Huxley's Brave New World is one of the finest works of dystopian fiction ever written.  Anticipating an era of designer drugs and developments in reproductive technology, Huxley paints a bleak future.  

The story begins in the 'Central London Hatching and Conditioning Centre' where human embryos are being hatched and dispatched into five castes, that preserve social stability at the expense of Art, Science and Religion...

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A squat gray building of only thirty-four stories....

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