by Thomas M. Disch (Published by Avon)

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Set 50 years into the future in New York, technocrats and administrators have alleviated the ills of economic deprivation. But in this “paradise” of harmonious life, there seems a sense of spiritual alienation. The residents at 334–a huge and anonymous apartment complex–give us a vivid, humorous and disturbing view of what the future holds.