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The fear index

Author: Robert Harris
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A visionary scientist creates a revolutionary form of artificial intelligence that predicts movements in the financial markets with uncanny accuracy. His hedge fund, based in Geneva, makes billions. But after an intruder breaks into his home, he has to try to discover who is trying to destroy him"--
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Harris
ISBN: 9780307957931 0307957934
OCLC Number: 741542228
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by Hutchinson, an imprint of the Random House Group Ltd., London"--Title page verso.
Awards: Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: Thriller & Crime Novel of the Year in association with ibookstore 2011.
Description: 285 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Harris.

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