Burning chrome

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Arbor House, Apr 1, 1986 - Fiction - 200 pages
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Tautly written and suspenseful, "Burning Chrome" collects ten of Gibson's short stories with a Preface from Bruce Sterling, now available for the first time in trade paperback.

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User Review  - Ryan - Goodreads

If science fiction is a reflection of the time in which it was written, William Gibson's short fiction captures the zeitgeist of the late 70s and early 80s, when the likely future was looking less and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Robert Farwell - Goodreads

russian matrix A set of 10 short stories: early Gibson cyberpunk and sic-fi that anticipate both his SPRAWL and BLUE ANT series. All the Gibson tropes are there just waiting to bud and bloom. Gibson's ... Read full review


Preface by Bruce Sterling
The Gernsback Continuum
Fragments of a Hologram Rose

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William Gibson is credited with having coined the term acyberspace, a and having envisioned both the Internet and virtual reality before either existed.

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