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Blade runner

By 2021, the World War had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep ... They even built humans. Emigrees to Mars received androids so sophisticated it was impossible to tell them from true men or women. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans could wreak, the government banned them from Earth. But when androids didn't want to be identified, they just blended in. Rick Deckard was an officially sanctioned bounty hunter whose job was to find rogue androids, and to retire them. But cornered, androids tended to fight back, with deadly results.

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  • "Dust to dust"
  • "Andoroido wa denki-hitsuji no yume o miruka?"@en
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep"
  • "Blade runner"@en

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  • "By 2021, the World War had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep ... They even built humans. Emigrees to Mars received androids so sophisticated it was impossible to tell them from true men or women. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans could wreak, the government banned them from Earth. But when androids didn't want to be identified, they just blended in. Rick Deckard was an officially sanctioned bounty hunter whose job was to find rogue androids, and to retire them. But cornered, androids tended to fight back, with deadly results."@en
  • ""The most consistently brilliant science fiction writer in the world." --John Brunner THE INSPIRATION FOR BLADERUNNER. . . Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep' was published in 1968. Grim and foreboding, even today it is a masterpiece ahead of its time. By 2021, the World War had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep. . . They even built humans. Emigrees to Mars received androids so sophisticated it was impossible to tell them from true men or women. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans could wreak, the government banned them from Earth. But when androids didn't want to be identified, they just blended in. Rick Deckard was an officially sanctioned bounty hunter whose job was to find rogue androids, and to retire them. But cornered, androids tended to fight back, with deadly results. "[Dick] sees all the sparkling and terrifying possibilities. . . that other authors shy away from." --Paul Williams, Rolling Stone From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "Captures the strange world of twenty-first-century Earth, a devastated planet in which sophisticated androids, banned from the planet, fight back against their potential destroyers."@en
  • "It was January 2021, and Rick Deckard had a license to kill. Somewhere among the hordes of humans out there, lurked several rogue androids. Deckard's assignmet--find them and then ... "retire" them. Trouble was, the androids all looked exactly like humans, and they didn't want to be found!"@en
  • "Rick Deckard is an officially sanctioned bounty hunter tasked to find six rogue androids. They are machines, but look, sound and think just like humans--clever and most of all dangerous humans."@en
  • "By 2021, companies have built incredibly realistic androids. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans could wreak, the government bans them from Earth, but when androids don't want to be identified, they just blend in. Rick Deckard is an officially sanctioned bounty hunter whose job is to find rogue androids and "retire" them. But cornered, they tend to fight back, with deadly results."
  • ""By 2021, the World War had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep. . . They even built humans. Emigrees to Mars received androids so sophisticated it was impossible to tell them from true men or women. Fearful of the havoc these artificial humans could wreak, the government banned them from Earth. But when androids didn't want to be identified, they just blended in. Rick Deckard was an officially sanctioned bounty hunter whose job was to find rogue androids, and to retire them. But cornered, androids tended to fight back, with deadly results." --Back cover."

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  • "Comic books, strips, etc"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fantastyka naukowa amerykańska"
  • "Anglais (langue)"
  • "Graphic novels"
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  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Adaptations"
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  • "Mystery comic books, strips, etc"@en
  • "Belonging"@en
  • "Science fiction comic books, strips, etc"@en
  • "Science fiction"@en
  • "Science fiction"
  • "Science Fiction"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"

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  • "Do Androids dream of electric sheep?"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? : dust to dust, [Volume 1]"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? : [the novel which became "Blade runner"]"
  • "Blade runner"@en
  • "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?"@en
  • "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? = Andoroido wa denki- hitsuji no yume o miruka?"@en
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep?"@en
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep ?"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep?"
  • "Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? volume 1 : The inspiration for Blade runner"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? [sound recording]"
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? : volume 1"@en
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep"@en
  • "Do androids dream of electric sheep? : Philip K. Dick"
  • "Do Androids dream of electric sheep"@en
  • "Do Androids dream of electric sheep"

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