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Eye in the sky.

Philip K. Dick

Eye in the sky.

by Philip K. Dick

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Published by Legend .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally publioshed: London : Hutchinson, 1971.

The Physical Object
Pagination255p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14905986M
ISBN 100099207605

Eye in the sky remains one of Dick's more interesting works because of the attention to detail and well-drawn characters. The book itself is definitely a to 4 star story. The Kindle edition, on the other hand, has a number of annoying typos, on average about one every screen or so/5(38).   Today: A scene-by-scene breakdown of the script for the movie Eye in the Sky, written by Guy Hibbert. IMDb plot summary: Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of.

  Eyes in the Sky is the authoritative account of how the Pentagon secretly developed a godlike surveillance system for monitoring America's enemies overseas, and how it is now being used to watch us in our own backyards. Whereas a regular aerial camera can only capture a small patch of ground at any given time, this system—and its most Author: Arthur Holland Michel. Although written in the late s, this novel reminded me a lot of Morrow's Towing Jehovah (). Both take the absurd-level of religion or prejudice, or fear and blow them up and examine them. Anyway, 'Eye in the Sky' was fun and clever, but in the end it wasn't top .

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