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Sheep Look Up, the (1972) [Novel]
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An enduring classic, this book offers a dramatic and prophetic look at the potential consequences of the escalating destruction of Earth. In this nightmare society, air pollution is so bad that gas masks are commonplace. Infant mortality is up, and everyone seems to suffer from some form of ailment. The water is polluted, and only the poor drink from the tap. The government is ineffectual, and corporate interests scramble to make a profit from water purifiers, gas masks, and organic foods. Environmentalist Austin Train is on the run. The Trainites, environmental activists and sometime terrorists, want him to lead their movement. The government wants him in jail, or preferably, executed. The media wants a circus. Everyone has a plan for Train, but Train has a plan of his own. This suspenseful science fiction drama is now available to a new generation of enthusiasts.

Original title: The Sheep Look Up
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionBleak FuturesEcological Disasters

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The Sheep Look Up (1972)
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Language: English

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The Sheep Look Up (2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Dallas, TX
Publisher: BenBella Books
ISBN: 9781932100013
Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 1 in
Pages: 388

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The Sheep Look Up (1974)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Quartet Books
ISBN: 9780704312920
Pages: 461

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The Sheep Look Up (1972)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Harper & Row
ISBN: 9780060105587
Pages: 461

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