Schismatrix Plus

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Ace Books, 1982 - Fiction - 319 pages
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Schismatrix Plus, is Bruce Sterling's new trade paperback. For the first time in one volume: every word Bruce Sterling has ever written on the Shapers-Mechanists Universe.

In the last decade, Sterling has emerged a pioneer of crucial, cutting-edge science fiction. Now Ace Books is proud to offer Sterling's stunning world of the Schismatrix--where Shaper revolutionaries struggle against aristocratic Mechanists for ultimate control of man's destiny. This volume includes the classic full-length novel, Schismatrix, plus thousands of words of mind-bending short fiction.

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

The great thing about this book is that Sterling successfully manages to paint a vivid picture of his incredible, new, futuristic world without the descriptions of that world feeling in any way forced ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lindsay - Goodreads

This book includes not just Schismatrix, but also a handful of short stories set in the same universe. Schismatrix itself I'm going to review separately, because there's so much to talk about, so in ... Read full review


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Bruce Sterling is a recent winner of the Nebula Award and the author of the nonfiction book "The Hacker Crackdown" as well as novels and short story collections. He co-authored, with William Gibson, the critically acclaimed novel "The Difference Engine." He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and daughter.

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