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Apr 08, Rebecca McNutt rated it it was amazing. Government prisoners in a secret camp tnomas given a drug derived from syphilis. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The last of the great chiliasts.

Camp Concentration

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Camp Concentration is also, perhaps, a more adult novel – being bleaker, more cynical, more of a tragedy perhaps, and all the time with a slight smirk on its face. Quotes from Camp Concentration. It was very depressing and morbid, but still concenrtacion fantastic and chillingly interesting book to read through.

Unfortunately, the drug is based on a bug that is related to syphilis and results in cqmpo untimely death of the test subject. The whole ente What should be shocking instead arouses a curiosity.

Mar 06, Oscar rated it liked it Shelves: Still, I didn’t find it rife with ideas – ones I could grasp – as I would have liked, and expected, of speculative fiction. The project, as HH explains to him, concentracioj to inject criminals with a strain of syphilis, a virus that turns them into geniuses – but shortens their lifespan to about a year. The mechanics of his writing obscure the overall story and tend to create a slog for the reader.


A more focused novel than concentraacion, if less ambitious as that novel reads like a soap opera written by Ballard with all the good and bad that that implies. Camp Concentration Part 2 of 4. Nov 20, Manny rated it it was amazing Shelves: But on the concenhracion day, nothing goes as expected – least of all for Sacchetti, who finally realises the truth about his role in Camp Archimedes.

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Title: Camp Concentration

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. There are different terms for the veneration of the saints. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The more I think about this book, the more I am really unhappy about it. Is Sacchetti like one of Plato’s banished artists?

It’s black comedy, dark comedy, and the prisoners-cum-geniuses are like Shakespearian characters. Very weird and out there speculation about expanded intelligence that foreshadows work by Chiang and Egan and some of the apocalyptic verve of Tiptree jr. Forse non ho capito appieno tutto quello che l’autore voleva dire, potrei volerlo rileggere in futuro.

Any softcover book which is at least 7. Written inI know the book is a reflection on America’s involvement in Vietnam but reading it inI felt like it is talking directly about things that are concenrtacion now. New Worlds Speculative Fiction, September Jana SturbekEvan Gaffney.


The military hopes their lab rats will come up with brilliant weapons, but they tend more toward alchemical experiments and arcane theological discussions. I love the premise of this novel – it’s not surprising that it’s been compared to Flowers for Algernonwhich is a much more accessible and therefore, more successful novel.

Now it just seems rabid, not shocking. It does, however, avoid avoiding the words concentration camp. The Best Novels 1 Add Tags. I suspect people will think I give this capmo 3 stars because I don’t like Disch’s “strong language” that he uses against the Establishment. It science is a veil over open lips, it is the word unspoken. The inmates stage a play Faustus by Kit Marlow and the poet pens a play Auschwitz: I found the novel unsettling and intriguing, yet perhaps the message it conveyed most strongly was the paranoia and confusion associated with the Cold War.

Part 2 even begins with a series of disjointed, unintelligible ramblings that I could not follow to save my life – I partly think we’re not supposed to understand it because it’s meant to be above and beyond our intelligence? Used for all hardbacks of any size.

Sachetti is a jailed conscientious objector, a “conchie” who finds himself transferred from a federal prison to the luxurious Camp Archimedes.

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