The Year 3000

The Year 3000

A Dream

eBook - 2010
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First published in 1897, The Year 3000 is the most daring and original work of fiction by the prominent Italian anthropologist Paolo Mantegazza. A futuristic utopian novel, the book follows two young lovers who, as they travel from Rome to the capital of the United Planetary States to celebrate their "mating union," encounter the marvels of cultural and scientific advances along the way. Intriguing in itself, The Year 3000 is also remarkable for both its vision of the future (predicting an astonishing array of phenomena from airplanes, artificial intelligence, CAT scans, and credit cards to co.
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2010
ISBN: 9780803232990
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 207 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Pireddu, Nicoletta
Jacobson, David 1955-
Alternative Title: Year three thousand


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NewYorkViews Sep 03, 2013

This was quite a cute novelette. I was not that impressed by the futuristic visions as I think that most can come up with what is in this, and probably more. What was interesting about this was the boyfriend-girlfriend romantic, futuristic life.

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