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The Resource Black glass : the lost cyberpunk novel, John Shirley

Black glass : the lost cyberpunk novel, John Shirley

Label
Black glass : the lost cyberpunk novel
Title
Black glass
Title remainder
the lost cyberpunk novel
Statement of responsibility
John Shirley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking the fall for his younger brother, Richard Candle went from being cyber cop to condemned criminal. After four years of UnMinding-, his mind suppressed, his body enslaved-he's released to discover his brother has slipped back into the underworld of the V-Rat, the virtual reality addict. Meanwhile, Candle's harried by the murderous Grist, the head of the world's biggest multinational. But his real enemy is something else: a conscious program, the Multisemblant, a meld of copied personalities, the dark side of five powerful people, with its own brutal agenda. Human society is sinking ever deeper a mire of escapism but Richard Candle, looking for his missing brother, fights his way through the real world of underground stock markets, flying guns, the trash-walled labyrinth of Rooftown and the fringe of the fringe
Summary
After going to prison for a crime that his brother, a virtual reality addict, committed, Richard emerges from prison and searches for his brother as a technology mogul and a computer program called the Multisemblant pursue him
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299546
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shirley, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cyberpunk culture
  • Brainwashing
  • Brothers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lost cyberpunk novel
Label
Black glass : the lost cyberpunk novel, John Shirley
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn227916262
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9781934501078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)227916262
Label
Black glass : the lost cyberpunk novel, John Shirley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn227916262
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9781934501078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)227916262

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