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Snow crash

Author: Neal Stephenson
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2011, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the Internet, what came next? Enter the Metaverse - cyberspace home to avatars and software daemons, where anything and just about everything goes. Newly available on the Street - the Metaverse's main drag - is Snow Crash, a cyberdrug. Trouble is Snow Crash is also a computer virus - and something more. Because once taken it infects the person behind the avatar.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neal Stephenson
ISBN: 9780241953181 0241953189
OCLC Number: 748622052
Notes: Originally published : New York : Bantam, 1992.
Description: 440 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Neal Stephenson.

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The Metaverse is cyberspace home to avatars and software daemons, where anything and just about everything goes. Newly available on the Street - the Metaverse's main drag - is Snow Crash, a  Read more...

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Stephenson excels in marrying geekspeak with riotous action Guardian A cross between Neuromancer and Thomas Pynchon's Vineland. This is no mere hyperbole San Francisco Bay Guardian Brilliantly Read more...

 
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