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The Diamond Age
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Spectra
Publication date June 1, 2000
Pages 455
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780553380965
ISBN-10 0553380966
Dimensions 1.25 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $16.00 says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews
Set in 21st century Shanghai, this novel of the cyber-future follows Nell, a street urchin, after she stumbles on a very powerful interactive device that has the power to decode and reprogram her entire life. Reprint. description: Product Description: In Snow Crash, Neal Stephenson took science fiction to dazzling new levels. Now, in The Diamond Age, he delivers another stunning tale. Set in twenty-first century Shanghai, it is the story of what happens when a state-of-the-art interactive device falls in the hands of a street urchin named Nell. Her life—and the entire future of humanity—is about to be decoded and reprogrammed…

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Reprint edition from Spectra (June 1, 2000)
9780553380965 | details & prices | 455 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $16.00
About: The story of an engineer who creates a device to raise a girl capable of thinking for herself reveals what happens when a young girl of the poor underclass obtains the device.
Reprint edition from Bantam Books (March 1, 1996)
9780553573312 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $6.99
About: A major writer in the 'cyberpunk' genre, the author of Snow Crash imagines a future ruled by a rebirth of Victorian thinking, inhabited by a brilliant technologist who dares to rebel against it.
from Spectra (August 26, 2003)
9780553898200 | details & prices | List price $15.00

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