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  - Blaise Pascal - Goodreads

The second story in this collection is "The Gernsback Continuum", in which the narrator is hired to take photographs of the last remaining bits of architecture from the 30's which point to the future ... Read full review

Review: Burning Chrome (Sprawl 0)

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Mostly went through this anthology the other day for the story "Johnny Mnemonic", which inspired the highly campy yet guiltily enjoyable Keanu Reeves cyberpunk flick of the same name, and also because ... 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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