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The Organ Bank Farm

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Science Fiction about people being maintained as unwitting organ donors for a ruling elite.
Mass Market Paperback, 182 pages
Published 1972 by Bantam Books (first published 1970)
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tENTATIVELY, cONVENIENCE
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by tENTATIVELY, a cONVENIENCE - March 12, 2012

Hhmm..... I've always admired J.G.Ballard as a pioneer of a particular insight into the psychopathology of contemporary society. In particular, The Atrocity Exhibition (copyrighted in 1969 & 1st published in 1970) & Crash (1973). I even used text from the former in a movie of mine called EYE-TRACKING (1988).

Of course, the more one reads or experiences culture in general, the less likely it is that any given
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John Boyd was the primary pen-name of Boyd Bradfield Upchurch, an American science fiction author.

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