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Book Information: Neuromancer

Neuromancer (1984) [Novel]
by William Gibson Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: 7 (show them) Review!

Series: Sprawl Trilogy, the
Part: 1

Summary :

Case was the hottest computer cowboy cruising the information superhighway--jacking his consciousness into cyberspace, soaring through tactile lattices of data and logic, rustling encoded secrets for anyone with the money to buy his skills. Then he double-crossed the wrong people, who caught up with him in a big way--and burned the talent out of his brain, micron by micron. Banished from cyberspace, trapped in the meat of his physical body, Case courted death in the high-tech underworld. Until a shadowy conspiracy offered him a second chance--and a cure--for a price....

Original title: Neuromancer
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionTechnologyCyberpunk and Virtual Reality

This work is excerpted in the following works :
     Hive of Dreams (2003) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , William Gibson , Neal Stephenson , Octavia E. Butler , Douglas Coupland , Greg Bear , John Varley , Richard Powers , Joanna Russ , Michael Coney , Molly Gloss , Ted Chiang

Edition #1: Neuromancer

Neuromancer (1984)
Awards: Hugo: Novel (1985), Nebula: Novel (1984)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "A mindbender of a read." Village Voice
  • "Freshly imagined, compellingly detailed, and chilling in its implications." New York Times
  • "Kaleidoscopic, picaresque, flashy and decadent... an amazing virtuoso performance." Washington Post
  • "Science fiction of exceptional texture and vision... Gibson opens up a new genre, with a finely crafted grittiness, and a number of literary and computer inventions... It made me want to live in its world." San Francisco Chronicle
  • "Fully realized in its geopolitical, technological, and psychosexual dimensions." Village Voice
  • "A revolutionary novel." Publishers Weekly
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Neuromancer (2000)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Ace Books
ISBN: 0441007465
Pages: 276

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