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Idoru

Author: William Gibson
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1997, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mystery centered on a virtual-reality marriage. The groom is Rez, the star of a rock band, while the bride is Rei Toei, the beautiful and entirely virtual pop singer adored by all Japan. Why would a man want to marry a woman who does not exist? Flesh and blood Chia McKenzie from Seattle, who loves Rez, flies to Tokyo to find out.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Science fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Gibson
ISBN: 0140241078 9780140241075 0140266003 9780140266009
OCLC Number: 39158749
Notes: Originally published: London : Viking, 1996.
Description: 292 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: William Gibson.

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Set in futuristic Tokyo, rebuilt after an earthquake, this book is the story of a rock star who decides to marry a non-existent, virtual reality girl; the bemused American security consultant who has  Read more...

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