Anthem Author:Ayn Rand The Unforgivable Sin — He lived in the dark ages of the future. In a loveless world he dared to love the woman of his choice. In an age that had lost all trace of science and civilization he had the courage to seek after knowledge. But these were not the crimes for which he would be killed. He was marked for death because he had committed the... more » unpardonable sin: He had stood forth from the mindless human herd. He was a man alone.
Ayn Rand's beautiful, thought-provoking novel depicts the horrors that can happen to mankind if current social trends are projected into the future. First published in England in 1938, this book's unconventional philosophy delayed its American publication until 1946. Now appearing for the first time in a Signet edition, here is this unforgettable story of courage and rebellion against totalitarian collectivism -- a classic statement of the ideals of Ayn Rand, the bestselling author of The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged.« less