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The Peripheral

The Peripheral


William Gibson

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Year of publication: 2014

William Gibson The Peripheral I have already told you of the sickness and confusion that comes with time travelling. H. G. WELLS 1 THE HAPTICS They didnt think Flynnes brother had PTSD, but that sometimes the haptics glitched him. They said it was like phantom limb, ghosts of the tattoos hed worn in the war, put there to tell him when to run, when to be still, when to do the bad-ass dance, which direction and what range. So they allowed him some disability for that, and he lived in the trailer ...

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Distrust That Particular Flavor

Distrust That Particular Flavor


William Gibson

ISBN: 9781101559413
Year of publication: 2012

WILLIAM GIBSON DISTRUST THAT PARTICULAR FLAVOR INTRODUCTION: AFRICAN THUMB PIANO When I started to try to learn to write fiction, I knew that I had no idea how to write fiction. This was actually a plus, that I knewI didnt know, but at the time it was scary. I was afraid that people who were somehow destined to write fiction came to the task already knowing how. I clearly didnt, so likely I wasnt so destined. I sat at the typewriter, the one on which Id written undergraduate essays, trying to ...

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Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology

Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology


Walter Jon Williams
Pat Cadigan
Elizabeth Bear
Paolo Bacigalupi
Michael Swanwick
Bruce Sterling
Cory Doctorow
Charles Stross
William Gibson
James Patrick Kelly
Gwyneth Jones
Greg Egan
John Kessel
David Marusek
Paul Di Filippo
Christopher Rowe
Mary Rosenblum

ISBN: 9781892391537
Year of publication: 2007

Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology Introduction 2007 by James Patrick Kelly and John Kessel Sterling-Kessel Correspondence 2007 by John Kessel and Bruce Sterling William Gibson quotation 1999 from No Maps for These Territories. Used by permission of the author. Bicycle Repairman 1996 by Bruce Sterling. First appeared in Intersections, edited by John Kessel, Mark L. Van Name, and Richard Butner Tor: New York. Red Sonja and Lessingham in Dreamland 1996 by Gwyneth Jones. First appeared ...

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Zero history

Zero history


William Gibson

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Year of publication: 0

William Gibson Zero history 1. CABINET Inchmale hailed a cab for her, the kind that had always been black, when shed first known this city. Pearlescent silver, this one. Glyphed in Prussian blue, advertising something German, banking services or business software a smoother simulacrum of its black ancestors, its faux-leather upholstery a shade of orthopedic fawn. Their moneys heavy, he said, dropping a loose warm mass of pound coins into her hand. Buys many whores. The coins still retained the ...

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Count Zero

Count Zero


William Gibson

ISBN: 0575036966
Year of publication: 1986

Count Zero by William Gibson Quiero hacer contigo lo que la primavera hace con los cervezos Neruda COUNT ZERO INTERRUPT On receiving an interrupt, decrement the counter to zero. 1 Smooth-Running Gun THEYSENT A SLAMHOUND on Turners trail in New Delhi, slotted it to his pheromones and the color of his hair. It caught up with him on a street called Chandni Chauk and came scrambling for his rented BMW through a forest of bare brown legs and pedicab tires. Its core was a kilogram of recrystallized ...

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All Tomorrow's Parties

All Tomorrow's Parties


William Gibson

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Year of publication: 1999

All Tomorrows Parties William Gibson, 2000 1.CARDBOARD CITY THROUGH this evenings tide of faces unregistered, unrecognized, amid hurrying black shoes, furled umbrellas, the crowd descending like a single organism into the stations airless heart, comes Shinya Yamazaki, his notebook clasped beneath his arm like the egg case of some modest but moderately successful marine species. Evolved to cope with jostling elbows, oversized Ginza shopping bags, ruthless briefcases, Yamazaki and his small burden ...

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Spook Country

Spook Country


William Gibson

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Year of publication: 2007

Spook Country William Gibson For Deborah February 2006 1.WHITE LEGO R ausch, said the voice in Hollis Henrys cell. Node, it said. She turned on the bedside lamp, illuminating the previous evenings empty can of Asahi Draft, from the Pink Dot, and her sticker-encrusted PowerBook, closed and sleeping. She envied it. Hello, Philip. Node was her present employer, to the extent that she had one, and Philip Rausch her editor. Theyd had one previous conversation, the one which had resulted in her flying ...

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Dogfight

Dogfight


Michael Swanwick
William Gibson

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Michael Swanwick William Gibson Dogfight He meant to keep on going, right down to Florida. Work passage on a gunrunner, maybe wind up conscripted into some ratass rebel army down in the war zone. Or maybe, with that ticket good as long as he didnt stop riding, hed just never get off Greyhounds Flying Dutchman. He grinned at his faint reflection in cold, greasy glass while the downtown lights of Norfolk slid past, the bus swaying on tired shocks as the driver slung it around a final corner. They ...

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The Belonging Kind

The Belonging Kind


William Gibson
John Shirley

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John Shirley William Gibson The Belonging Kind It might have been in Club Justine, or Jimbos, or Sad Jacks, or the Rafters Coretti could never be sure where hed first seen her. At any time, she might have been in any one of those bars. She swam through the submarine half-life of bottles and glassware and the slow swirl of cigarette smoke ... she moved through her natural element, one bar after another. Now, Coretti remembered their first meeting as if he saw it through the wrong end of a ...

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Thirteen Views Of A Cardboard City

Thirteen Views Of A Cardboard City


William Gibson

ISBN: 0061059013
Year of publication: 0

William Gibson Thirteen Views Of A Cardboard City ONE. DEN-EN Low angle, deep perspective, establishing Tokyo subway station interior. Shot with available light, long exposure a spectral pedestrian moves away from us, into background. Two others visible as blurs of motion. Overhead fluorescents behind narrow rectangular fixtures. Ceiling tiled with meter-square segments acoustic baffles. Round fixtures are ventilators, smoke-detectors, speakers Massive square columns recede. Side of a stairwell ...

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The Gernsback Continuum

The Gernsback Continuum


William Gibson

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William Gibson The Gernsback Continuum Mercifully, the whole thing is starting to fade, to become an episode. When I do still catch the odd glimpse, its peripheral mere fragments of mad-doctor chrome, confining themselves to the corner of the eye. There was that flying-wing liner over San Francisco last week, but it was almost translucent. And the shark-fin roadsters have gotten scarcer, and freeways discreetly avoid unfolding themselves into the gleaming eighty lane monsters I was forced to ...

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Red Star, Winter Orbit

Red Star, Winter Orbit


Bruce Sterling
William Gibson

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Bruce Sterling William Gibson Red Star, Winter Orbit Colonel Korolev twisted slowly in his harness, dreaming of winter and gravity. Young again, a cadet, he whipped his horse across the late November steppes of Kazakhstan into dry red vistas of Martian sunset. Thats wrong, he thought- And woke-in the Museum of the Soviet Triumph in Space-to the sounds of Romanenko and the KGB mans wife. They were going at it again behind the screen at the aft end of the Salyut, restraining straps and padded hull ...

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Pattern Recognition

Pattern Recognition


William Gibson

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William Gibson Pattern Recognition 1. THE WEBSITE OF DREADFUL NIGHT - Five hours New York jet lag and Cayce Pollard wakes in Camden Town to the dire and ever-circling wolves of disrupted circadian rhythm. It is that flat and spectral non-hour, awash in limbic tides, brainstem stirring fitfully, flashing inappropriate reptilian demands for sex, food, sedation, all of the above, and none really an option now. Not even food, as Damiens new kitchen is as devoid of edible content as its designers ...

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Mona Lisa Overdrive

Mona Lisa Overdrive


William Gibson

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William Gibson Mona Lisa Overdrive Authors Foreword Ten years have now passed since the inception of whatever strange process it was that led me to write Neuromancer, Count Zero, and Mona Lisa Overdrive. The technology through which you now access these words didnt exist, a decade ago. Neuromancer was written on a clockwork typewriter, the very one you may recall glimpsing in Julie Deanes office in Chiba City. This machine, a Hermes 2000 manual portable, dates from somewhere in the 1930s. Its a ...

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Johnny Mnemonic

Johnny Mnemonic


William Gibson

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William Gibson Johnny Mnemonic I put the shotgun in an Adidas bag and padded it out with four pairs of tennis socks, not my style at all, but that was what I was aiming for: If they think youre crude, go technical if they think youre technical, go crude. Im a very technical boy. So I decided to get as crude as possible. These days, thought, you have to be pretty technical before you can even aspire to crudeness. Id had to turn both those twelve-gauge shells from brass stock, on the lathe, and ...

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