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Holy Quarrel

Story Background “Holy Quarrel” was originally published in Worlds of Tomorrow in May 1966. It can now be found in The Eye of the Sibyl and Other Classic Stories by Philip K. Dick on pp. 135–155. Plot Summary Expert computer … Continue reading

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Autofac

Story Background “Autofac” was originally published in Galaxy in November 1955. It can now be found in Minority Report and Other Classic Stories by Philip K. Dick on pp. 1–20. Plot Summary Three men—Perine and Morrison from one settlement and … Continue reading

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The Defenders

Story Background “The Defenders” was originally published in 1953 in Galaxy. The central concept of this story informed the novel The Penultimate Truth. Pages numbers come from Paycheck and Other Classic Stories by Philip K. Dick (New York: Citadel Press), … Continue reading

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