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The Resource The difference engine, William Gibson and Bruce Sterling

The difference engine, William Gibson and Bruce Sterling

Label
The difference engine
Title
The difference engine
Statement of responsibility
William Gibson and Bruce Sterling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In London of 1855, celebrated paleontologist Edward Mallory gets mixed up with Charles Babbage, the inventor of an advanced calculating machine run by his elite group of clackers
Summary
In London of 1855, celebrated paleontologist Edward Mallory gets mixed up with Charles Babbage, the inventor of an advanced calculating machine run by his elite group of clackers
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
029555
Cataloging source
AA5
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibson, William
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sterling, Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Oliphant, Laurence
  • Computer engineering
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Oliphant, Laurence
  • Computer engineering
Target audience
adult
Label
The difference engine, William Gibson and Bruce Sterling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Spectra."
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn742633343
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
20th anniversary ed. ; 2011 Spectra Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 492 pages
Isbn
9780440423621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)742633343
Label
The difference engine, William Gibson and Bruce Sterling
Publication
Note
  • "Spectra."
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn742633343
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
20th anniversary ed. ; 2011 Spectra Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xi, 492 pages
Isbn
9780440423621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)742633343

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