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The extremes

Author: Christopher Priest
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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After visiting a virtual-reality store--selling the scenario of a mass shooting--a killer carries out a mass shooting himself. FBI agent Teresa Simons tries to determine if the experience influenced him. A look at the effect of violence-entertainment on people.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Priest
ISBN: 0312205414 9780312205416
OCLC Number: 40707110
Description: 393 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Priest.

Abstract:

After visiting a virtual-reality store--selling the scenario of a mass shooting--a killer carries out a mass shooting himself. FBI agent Teresa Simons tries to determine if the experience influenced him. A look at the effect of violence-entertainment on people.

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