[OT] Chung Kuo

Amedee Van Gasse amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be
Sun Jan 2 01:55:52 UTC 2011

Op 31-12-10 02:00, Liam Proven schreef:
> On Sat, Dec 25, 2010 at 10:18 PM, Amedee Van Gasse
> <amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be>  wrote:

>> I'll give you a world government. Chung Kuo. :-p
>> But don't worry. In 1990, the New York Times felt that David Wingrove's
>> vision of a Chinese-dominated future was unlikely and 'ungrounded in
>> historical process'.
>> http://www.nytimes.com/1990/03/04/books/in-a-bygone-world-of-the-future.html
>> Yeah right...
> Ha! Yes indeed.
> I only read the 1st book - the writing does not match up to the size
> of the idea, and there are a lot of them in the series - 10 books, I
> think?
> But it stuck in my mind nonetheless. It may yet be shown to be prescient.

This year the series will be republished, with extra material. Yay!

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