This book inspired 1984 and Brave New World.
Zamyatin creates a One State society in his novel "We", where everyone and everything is for Benefactor's sake and for the "happiness" of the citizens.
The influence of this novel cannot be overstated in the political history of the world and in the science fiction genre.
We is a story about a structured civilization called OneState where citizens are ruled over by the Benefactor. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Jamie W.
When Zamyatin wrote, "We" in 1921, understandings of neurobiology were in the earliest stages of development. E.0. Read morePublished 11 days ago by Whizbang!!
This book was part of my deprogramming. Not only beautifully written - and super poetic, but like - just what every mind control group is working towards, be it Mormon, Amish or... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Vicious Fiction 101
It was in tact. I just needed a simple book for my English class essays. This meet my expectations. Very satisfied thank you.Published 4 months ago by Irene Zayas
Yevgeny Zamyatin in his creation of We the novel allows the reader into the personal issues of a number of the One State. Read morePublished 5 months ago by genna
Book was delivered quickly and excellent condition. Story was well translated into English and offered an interesting perspective considering the author lived through communist... Read morePublished 5 months ago by mackenzie halliday
Not nearly as easy reading as 1984, but if you saw the movies 12 angry men both the American version and the Russian version, you will get the idea. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Princessmmx
This book is considered to be the first written dystopia. Originally published in 1921. This is said to be the greatest influence on both George Orwell's 1984 and Huxley's Brave... Read morePublished 6 months ago by kris
Provocative insight into the human psyche and the frightening tolerance of human beings to allow a limit upon their individual freedom by an oppressive state. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Taurus454