UK: Penguin Classics, 2020. Clarence Brown (tr.). First Penguin Classics Science Fiction Edition. First Printing. Paperback. NEW. 11 x 18 cm. 258 pp. Item #13348
'The best single work of science fiction yet written' Ursula K. Le Guin
The dystopian masterwork that inspired George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, We depicts a futuristic totalitarian society, 'OneState', where humans have become numbers. Suppressed in Russia for decades, it is a chilling vision of a world enslaved by technology.
'Zamyatin's parable looked forward to climate change and surveillance culture ... to peer into its future is to see modernity's reflection gazing darkly back' Economist.