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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins
Publication date November 30, 2010
Pages 998
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780061694943
ISBN-10 0061694940
Dimensions 1.75 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.85 lbs.
Original list price $16.99
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Anathem is perhaps the most brilliant literary invention to date from the incomparable Neal Stephenson, who rocked the world with Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, and The Baroque Cycle. Now he imagines an alternate universe where scientists, philosophers, and mathematicians live in seclusion behind ancient monastery walls until they are called back into the world to deal with a crisis of astronomical proportions.

 

Anathem won the Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel and the reviews for have been dazzling: “Brilliant” (South Florida Sun-Sentinel), “Daring” (Boston Globe), “Immensely entertaining” (New York Times Book Review), “A tour de force” (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), while Time magazine proclaims, “The great novel of ideas…has morphed into science fiction, and Neal Stephenson is its foremost practitioner.”



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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780061474095
 
from William Morrow & Co (September 1, 2008)
9780061474095 | details & prices | 933 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 2.25 in. | 2.86 lbs | List price $29.95
About: A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Anathem is perhaps the most brilliant literary invention to date from the incomparable Neal Stephenson, who rocked the world with Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, and The Baroque Cycle.
from Amer Book Co (September 1, 2008)
9780681888746 | details & prices | 960 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 2.25 in. | 2.90 lbs | List price $7.99
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Paperback
Book cover for 9780061474101 Book cover for 9780061668159 Book cover for 9780061694943 Book cover for 9781843549161
 
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Reprint edition from Harpercollins (November 30, 2010)
9780061694943 | details & prices | 998 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.75 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $16.99
About: A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Anathem is perhaps the most brilliant literary invention to date from the incomparable Neal Stephenson, who rocked the world with Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, and The Baroque Cycle.
Reprint edition from Harpercollins (September 1, 2009)
9780061474101 | details & prices | 981 pages | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.75 in. | 1.02 lbs | List price $8.99
This edition also contains Anathem
About: A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Anathem is perhaps the most brilliant literary invention to date from the incomparable Neal Stephenson, who rocked the world with Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, and The Baroque Cycle.
Large print edition from Harpercollins (September 1, 2008)
9780061668159 | details & prices | 928 pages | List price $29.95
from Atlantic Books (September 1, 2008)
9781843549161 | details & prices | 800 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 2.25 in. | 3.06 lbs | List price $21.40
This edition also contains Anathem
About: For ten years Fraa Erasmas, a young avout, has lived in a cloistered sanctuary for mathematicians, scientists, and philosophers, protected from the corrupting influences of the outside world.
Miscellaneous
from Harpercollins (October 6, 2009)
9780061982484 | details & prices | 1008 pages | List price $7.99
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