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Simulations by Jean Baudrillard sofarsoShawn gave 4 stars to Simulations (Hardcover) by Jean Baudrillard
"Simulations" is the precursor to "Simulacra and Simulations" and you can tell it is much less established as a written work. There are some forays into the post-modernism which are hard to swallow, like his explanation of the duality of why there was two WTC towers: something to do with a binary system of logic - yeah I know. However, because Baudrillard's theory on the procession of simulacra is his preeminent hypothesis on dealing with reality/hyperreality this precursor to "S &S" may be minuscule, but also substantial book for its understanding.

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