i read this book many years ago (in italian) and didn't like it so much. now 4 starts may be too much, but 3 are surely not enough.
this book is probably one of the best novels that dick wrote in the '50s. slightly under 'the eye in the sky' that is still my favourite for that time period and one of my all-time favourite.
surprisingly, the book has an almost happy ending, which i'd say is unusual for dick, no matter what decade he was writing in. the story is intriguing even if the main character is a little bit too much of a hero .. for the dickian canon. and he has a supporting wife, a not completely extanged woman, and the relationship with other women are not as poisonous as usual....Continua