Singularity Sky (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jun 29, 2004 - Fiction - 352 pages
41 Reviews
Four hundred years in the future, time travel has been perfected and groundbreaking developments in Artificial Intelligence have been made. But is this a great step forward for humanity--or its ultimate downfall?


  

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Review: Singularity Sky (Eschaton #1)

User Review  - Tim Hicks - Goodreads

Three stars, really, but allowing for the fact that it's his first, and rounding up for the many interesting ideas. Too many ideas. And I read several suggestions that Stross doesn't do rewrites ... Read full review

Review: Singularity Sky (Eschaton #1)

User Review  - Alexey Popov - Goodreads

Several years ago I went to work, put on my headset and started to listen Singularity Sky. Several minutes later I went to the underground and got on a train. At the next stop I couldn't hold myself ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
The Gathering Storm
11
Preparations for Departure
28
The Spacelike Horizon
44
The Admirals Man
70
Wolf Depository Incident
99
Telegram from the Dead
131
A Semiotic War
158
Diplomatic Behavior
193
Invitation to an Execution
208
Circus of Death
231
Bouncers
245
Jokers
258
The Telephone Repairman
283
Delivery Service
300
Epilogue
331

Confessions
172

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About the author (2004)

Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He holds degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist. He is now a full-time writer.

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