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Author Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Title The Plato papers : a prophesy / Peter Ackroyd
Imprint New York : Nan A. Talese, 2000
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  PR6051.C64 P58 1999    AVAILABLE    30610020064176
 RCHSS Library  PR6051.C64 P58 2000    AVAILABLE    30560400248016
Edition 1st ed. in the U.S.A
Descript 173 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note A novel on the way time deforms reality and the futility of bucking the process. In the 37th century, as a result of an error somewhere over the centuries, academics teach The Origin of Species was not a book on evolution by Charles Darwin, but a novel by Charles Dickens. When the hero questions the accuracy of this bit of history, he lands in trouble
Subject Philosophers -- Fiction
Time travel -- Fiction
Philosophers. fast (OCoLC)fst01060746
Satire. fast (OCoLC)fst01105668
Time travel. fast (OCoLC)fst01151176
Satirical literature. fast (OCoLC)fst01922539
Fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01423787
Satire. fast (OCoLC)fst01726731
Satirical literature. lcgft. lcgft
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