The Man in the High CastleBook - 1992
It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty years earlier the United States lost a war--and is now occupied by Nazi Germany and Japan.
This harrowing, Hugo Award-winning novel is the work that established Philip K. Dick as an innovator in science fiction while breaking the barrier between science fiction and the serious novel of ideas. In it Dick offers a haunting vision of history as a nightmare from which it may just be possible to wake.
Winner of the Hugo Award
From Library Staff
One of the best examples of alternative history fiction, Man in the High Castle explores a world claimed by a victorious Axis after the Second World War. A departure from Philip K. Dick’s usual style, he paints a intricate story full of deceptions and double dealing that keeps you thinking long a... Read More »
It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some 20 years earlier the United States lost a war, and is now occupied jointly by Nazi Germany and Japan.
What if the U.S. has lost World War II?