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El jugador = The player of games

Author: Iain Banks; Albert Solé
Publisher: Barcelona : Ediciones Martinez Roca, S.A., [1992] ©1992
Series: Gran super cficción.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : SpanishView all editions and formats
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In the human-machine symbiotic society called The Culture, there have been many great game players. One, Gurgeh, is a master of every board, computer, and strategy. He travels to the Empire of Azad to try its game, one so complex and like life itself, that the winner becomes emperor. With this game, he takes on the challenge of his life, and possibly his death.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction, English
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Banks; Albert Solé
ISBN: 8427016050 9788427016057
OCLC Number: 224440539
Series Title: Gran super cficción.
Other Titles: Player of games.
Player of games
Responsibility: Iain Banks ; traducción de Albert Solé ; cubierta: Geest/Høverstad ; ilustración: Vankeer Christian/Thomas Schlück.

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In the human-machine symbiotic society called The Culture, there have been many great game players. One, Gurgeh, is a master of every board, computer, and strategy. He travels to the Empire of Azad to try its game, one so complex and like life itself, that the winner becomes emperor. With this game, he takes on the challenge of his life, and possibly his death.

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