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Sam Hall (1953) [Short Story]
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The first SF about the power of hackers in a totally computerized society. Sam Hall is a myth but gets sneaked into data stores as a real man, a murderer of fascist police, and eventually a focus for revolution in horrible future America.

Published in Astounding, August 1953.

Reprinted in:

  • Computer Crimes & Capers, ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, Academy Chicago 1983
  • Machines That Think, ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg & Patricia S. Warrick, Holt Rinehart & Winston 1984
  • Terrorists of Tomorrow, ed. Poul Anderson, Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, Critic’s Choice 1986
  • Cyber-Killers (1997)

Original title: Sam Hall
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionAdventureTechnothrillers
FictionScience FictionTechnologyCyberpunk and Virtual Reality

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Cyber-Killers (1997) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur C. Clarke , Iain M. Banks , Terry Pratchett , Alfred Bester , Frank Herbert , Roger Zelazny , Philip K. Dick , William Gibson , Harry Harrison , Dean R. Koontz , Greg Bear , Poul Anderson , Larry Niven , Pat Cadigan , Fred Saberhagen , Joe Haldeman , Robert Bloch , Robert Sheckley , Robert Silverberg , John Shirley , J. G. Ballard , Ian Watson , Kim Newman

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