One of Time magazine's 100 all-time best English-language novels.
Only once in a great while does a writer come along who defies comparison—a writer so original he redefines the way we look at the world. Neal Stephenson is such a writer and Snow Crash is such a novel, weaving virtual reality, Sumerian myth, and just about everything in between with a cool, hip cybersensibility to bring us the gigathriller of the information age.
In reality, Hiro Protagonist delivers pizza for Uncle Enzo’s CosoNostra Pizza Inc., but in the Metaverse he’s a warrior prince. Plunging headlong into the enigma of a new computer virus that’s striking down hackers everywhere, he races along the neon-lit streets on a search-and-destroy mission for the shadowy virtual villain threatening to bring about infocalypse. Snow Crash is a mind-altering romp through a future America so bizarre, so outrageous…you’ll recognize it immediately.
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Second only to The Diamond Age. An excellent book.
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Networks in the Global Village: Life in Contemporary Communities
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Cyberpower: The Culture and Politics of Cyberspace and the Internet
No preview available - 1999
Neal Stephenson is the bestselling author of Cryptonomicon. Quicksilver is the eagerly awaited, intensely anticipated first installment in New York Times ...
Ogle Earth: Snow Crash redux
Snow Crash redux. Thursday, September 22, 2005 (21:50 UTC) ... I read Snow Crash over the past week, and bookmarked the Earth passages. ...
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Snow Crash: Information and Much More from Answers.com
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Snow Crash - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Snow Crash is Neal Stephenson's third novel, published in 1992. It follows in the footsteps of cyberpunk novels by such authors as William Gibson and Rudy ...
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Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson « Darryl’s Library
Da5id looks at a bitmap image marked “Snow Crash.” The image not only kicks him out of the metaverse, it send the real-life Da5id into a coma. ...
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Bureau 42 | Snow Crash
Neal Stephenson’s third novel, Snow Crash made him a writer to read. An often hilarious successor to the cyberpunk novels of the 1980s, it finally receives ...
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Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson (kottke.org)
When I mentioned Neal Stephenson here in February, several people recommended starting with the smaller Snow Crash rather than plunging head-long into ...
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Hello World - Snow Crash
In his novel Snow Crash, Neal Stephenson presents a chilling portrait of the future. It is the 21st century and the American government is no longer in ...
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3pointd.com » Blog Archive » Snow Crash in SL: The Metaverse Comes ...
Written in the years 1988 through 1991 (”as the author listened to a great deal of loud, relentless, depressing music”), Snow Crash foreshadows a Second ...
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Snow Crash - ALL-TIME 100 Novels - TIME
Snow Crash: All TIME 100 Books. Read time's list of the greatest novels.
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