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The destructives

Author: Matthew De Abaitua
Publisher: Nottingham, UK : Angry Robot, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Theodore Drown is a destructive. A recovering addict to weirdcore, he’s keeping his head down lecturing at the university of the Moon. Twenty years after the appearance of the first artificial intelligence, and humanity is stuck. The AIs or, as they preferred to be called, emergences have left Earth and reside beyond the orbit of Mercury in a Stapledon Sphere known as the university of the sun. The emergences were  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew De Abaitua
ISBN: 0857664751 9780857664754
OCLC Number: 918282360
Description: 411 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Matthew De Abaitua.

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