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The Atrocity Archives
By Charles Stross and Hen MacLeod (introduced by)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ace Books
Publication date December 30, 2008
Pages 345
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780441016686
ISBN-10 0441016685
Dimensions 1.25 by 4.25 by 6.75 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The first novel in Hugo Award-winning author Charles Stross's witty Laundry Files series.


Bob Howard is a low-level techie working for a super-secret government agency. While his colleagues are out saving the world, Bob's under a desk restoring lost data. His world was dull and safe - but then he went and got Noticed.

Now, Bob is up to his neck in spycraft, parallel universes, dimension-hopping terrorists, monstrous elder gods and the end of the world. Only one thing is certain: it will take more than a full system reboot to sort this mess out . . .

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9781930846258
 
With Ken MacLeod (other contributor) | from Golden Gryphon Pr (May 1, 2004)
9781930846258 | details & prices | 295 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $24.95
About: The father of modern computer science, Alan Turning paves the way for esoteric mathematical computations that, when used by Nazi Germany's Ahnenerbe-SS to perform a summoning, results in an unexpected evil brought to Earth through a portal to an alternate universe.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780441013654 Book cover for 9780441016686
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Hen MacLeod (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Ace Books (December 30, 2008)
9780441016686 | details & prices | 345 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $7.99
About: The first novel in Hugo Award-winning author Charles Stross's witty Laundry Files series.
from Ace Books (January 3, 2006)
9780441013654 | details & prices | 345 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.58 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Computer science guru Alan Turning paves the way for esoteric mathematical computations that Nazi Germany uses to perform a summoning, bringing an unexpected evil to Earth through a portal to an alternate universe.

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