A scientific romance

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Publisher:
Picador USA,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Edition:
1st Picador USA ed.
Language:
English
Description
In the tradition of The Handmaid's Tale comes a brilliantly imagined debut novel of love, plague, and one man's journey into the next millennium. Unforgettable . . . few writers have imagined the future with such compelling and tragic urgency.--Macleon's.
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9780312181727
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display_description The curator of a British museum travels to the future to find medicine for his mad-cow disease. The time machine lands in a depopulated Britain which has a tropical climate and whose few inhabitants are black. The novel describes the curator's adventures as the sole white man. A first novel.
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title A scientific romance
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