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The game players of Titan

by Philip K. Dick

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Published by Gregg Press in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPhilip K. Dick ; with a new introd. by Robert Thurston.
SeriesThe Gregg Press science fiction series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.D547 Gam 1979, PS3554.I3 Gam 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4400435M
ISBN 100839824823
LC Control Number79001290

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Details about Philip K Dick: Game-Players of Titan. Ace F [], 1st edition. Philip K Dick: Game-Players of Titan. Ace F [], 1st edition. The Game-players of Titan by Dick, Philip K. Paperback Book The Fast Free. $ Free shipping. Last one. GAME-PLAYERS OF TITAN (GREGG PRESS SCIENCE FICTION By Philip K Seller Rating: % positive. Cover art by Franco Storchi. Fine unread softcover book. Like New. I GIOCATORI DI TITANO [THE GAME-PLAYERS OF TITAN - in Italian] - SF Narrativa d'Anticipazione / Nord, Milano, Cover art by Karel Thole. Near Fine unread softcover book. Like New. Please inquire for international shipping Rating: % positive.

  The Game Players of Titan is emblematic of this. Being a novel undoubtedly hurried to publication. Nonetheless, K. Dick maintains his integrity, tackling the themes most significant to him, whilst drawing upon his experience as an addict, sufferer of mental illness, and practitioner of transcendental philosophy. The Game-Players of Titan, Philip K Dick, Ace Books, , pp Reading Philip K Dick, for me, is like hanging out with a super odd friend and just marveling at how very odd he is. This is the ninth book I have read by : Judy Krueger.


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Power to the people. Unfortunately, in Philip K. Dick's novel The Game-Players of Titan, we're two hundred years into the future, the people are the entire human race and humans have anything but power in the aftermath of Hinkle radiation and losing a war with the Titanians aka vugs from Planet Titan, the human population has been decimated, only a handful of couples /5.

The Game-Players of Titan. is both satire and adventure, examining the ties that bind people together and the maddening peccadilloes of bureaucracy, whether the bureaucrats are humans or alien slugs. PHILIP K. DICK ( ) wrote short stories and 45 novels and is considered one of the most visionary authors of the twentieth century/5(17).

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The Game-Players of Titan is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip K. Dick. Plot summary.

Pete Garden, the protagonist, is one of several residents who own large swathes of property in a depopulated, post-apocalyptic future world. These residents are organized in groups of regular competitors who play a board game called "Bluff".Author: Philip K.

Dick. The Game-Players of Titan is both satire and adventure, examining the ties that bind people together and the maddening peccadilloes of bureaucracy, whether the bureaucrats are humans or aliens.

Click on the price to find out more about a book/5(K). This book has it all: the usual PKD's theme about the nature of reality and the human perception of it and the fragility of the human mind, plot twists that keep you from putting the book down, interesting characters and character interaction -everything that shuold be in a great book can be found in "The Game-Players of Titan."Cited by: 6.

Genre/Form: Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dick, Philip K. Game players of Titan. Boston: Gregg Press,© (OCoLC) Game, set, match. "Anyhow, Pete Garden, you were psychotic and drunk and on amphetamines and hallucinating, but basically you perceived the reality that confronts us " ― Philip K.

Dick, The Game-Players of Titan Books seem to float into my life in pairs, like aces, kings, or quite often twos. I guess I could count "The Game-Players of Titan.

Editions for The Game-Players of Titan: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback publish Cited by: 6. Get this from a library. The game-players of Titan. [Philip K Dick; Debbie Glasserman; Heidi North] -- Having just lost Berkeley and his wife in a game of Bluff, a bizarre game that has become a blinding obsession for the last inhabitants of Earth, Pete Garden prepares to play his next opponent, who.

The Game-Players of Titan is both satire and adventure, examining the ties that bind people together and the maddening peccadilloes of bureaucracy, whether the bureaucrats are humans or alien slugs.

PHILIP K. DICK ( ) wrote short stories and 45 novels and is considered one of the most visionary authors of the twentieth century/5(K). Power to the people. Unfortunately, in Philip K. Dick's novel The Game-Players of Titan, we're two hundred years into the future, the people are the entire human race and humans have anything but power – in the aftermath of Hinkle radiation and losing a war with the Titanians aka vugs from Planet Titan, the human population has been decimated, only a handful of couples /5(12).

About the Book. The Game-Players of Titan is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip K. Dick. Pete Garden, the protagonist, is one of several residents who own large swathes of property in a depopulated, post-apocalyptic future world.

These residents are organized in groups of regular competitors who play a board game called "Bluff".Cited by: 6. In this sardonically funny gem of speculative fiction, Philip K.

Dick creates a novel that manages to be simultaneously unpredictable and perversely logical. Poor Pete Garden has just lost Berkeley. He's also lost his wife, but he'll get a new one as soon as he rolls a three.

It's all part of the rules of Bluff, the game that's become a blinding obsession for the last inhabitants of the planet 4/5(6).

Dick wrote a string of entertaining books in the 60s after winning the Hugo Award for The Man in the High Castle in In The Game Players of Titan radiation from a nuclear war has wiped out much of Earth’s population. The remaining people, most of whom are unable to reproduce, gather together to play a Monopoly-like game where they win controlling deeds to American cities and.

View all covers for The Game-Players of Titan (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page) Reviews Review by Robert Silverberg () in Amazing Stories, Mayreprinted in.

The Game-players of Titan by Philip K. Dick starting at $ The Game-players of Titan has 12 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The Game-Players Of Titan () About book: Philip K. Dick's 10th novel, "The Game-Players of Titan," was originally released in as an Ace paperback (F, for all the collectors out there), with a cover price of a whopping 40 cents.

His follow-up to the Hugo Award-winning "The Man in the High Castle," it was one of six novels that Phil saw published from '64, during. The Game-Players of Titan is a brilliantly conceived vision of a future dystopia, full of imaginative detail, moments of pure humour and thought-provoking musings on the nature of perception, as the seemingly straightforward narrative soon turns into a tumultuous nightmare of delusion, precognition and conspiracy.

The Game Players of Titan, by Philip K. Dick It's turning out to be a very PKD and Bester-heavy month for me. This time I read The Game-Players of Titan which, in classic PKD fashion, involves an awful future scenario, much questioning of reality, and lots and lots of drugs.

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Product DetailsBrand: HMH Books.The Game-Players of Titan is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip K. Dick. Poor Pete Garden has just lost Berkeley. He's also lost his wife, but he'll get a new one as soon as he rolls a three.

It's all part of the rules of Bluff, the game that's become a blinding obsession for the last inhabitants of the planet Earth.

But the rules are about to change--drastically and.