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Review: Neuromancer

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Twenty years ago, it was as if someone turned on a light. The future blazed into existence with each deliberate word that William Gibson laid down. The winner of Hugo, Nebula, and Philip K. Dick Awards, NEUROMANCER didn't just explode onto the science fiction scene it permeated into the collective consciousness, culture, science, and technology. Today, there is only one science fiction masterpiece ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ma_Washigeri - LibraryThing

I can't believe I missed this book in 1984 when I was reading science fiction and working as a programmer. No idea what I would have made of it 30 years ago but it still sounds vivid and new today. Read full review

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User Review  - jess_reads_books - LibraryThing

The matrix is a world within the world, which represents every byte of data in cyberspace. Case is an expert on the matrix and has been hailed as the sharpest data-thief in the business. The problem ... Read full review

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User Review  - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing

There's something about this book. Something odd and a little other-worldly way that feels both surreal and prescient, even now, even still, so long after it was written. And part of it is the reality ... Read full review

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Such a powerful essay on the state of things to come. Neuromancer drove me to the rest of William Gibson's books and the amazing lucidity with which his 'worlds' see into the near future.

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Best book i've read
Лучшая книга что я когда либо читал!!!

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Dear god everyone should read this book.

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Even if Vinge's 'True Names' had introduced much of the cyberspace vision, Gibson put it all together.

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User Review  - Guide2 - LibraryThing

A classic that paved the way to a whole genre and that got a lot of things right. But a bit of a slog to read. Read full review

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User Review  - br77rino - LibraryThing

Decent sci-fi story. Read full review

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