The Futurological Congress

The Futurological Congress

by Stanislaw Lem

From the Management'Hapless cosmonaut Ijon Tichy has been sent back to earth to attend the Eighth Futurological Congress in smog-bound, overpopulated Costa Rica, holed up with an assortment of scientists in a luxury hotel (fully equipped with tear gas sprinklers in case things get out of hand).

But when an unfortunate incident occurs involving a revolution and hallucinogenic drugs in the water supply, Tichy finds himself shot, frozen and thawed out in a future beyond anything he could ever have imagined.

"A giant of twentieth-century science fiction" - Guardian

Paperback details:
Size: 203 x 142 x 9 (mm)
Pages: 144 pages
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780241312780

£9.99