Islands in the Net
Morrow/Arbor House, 1988
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In the high-tech twenty-first century, a family of "corporate associates" descends into an underworld of data pirates and bootleg biogenetics to discover the identity of new-order terrorists.
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Bruce Sterling wrote influential works like Schismatrix and Islands in the Net, plus he practically invented cyberpunk (with all due respect, of course, to William Gibson and Rudy Rucker). We are serious fans of his work.
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Oddly enough another, much less popular SF book that came out around the same time (or a few years later) ? 'Islands in the Net' by Bruce Sterling ? while lacking Gibson's flair, shows a lot more foresight in its depiction of ...
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and Islands in the Net; or even the proto-cyberpunk work of Philip K. Dick and J. ... excellent biographical note by Bruce Sterling that details the authenticity of Shirley's hold on the punk aesthetic. Shirley's future view in these ...
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Bruce Sterling is the author of many novels, including Islands in the Net, Heavy Weather, Distraction, Holy Fire, The Zenith Angle, The Caryatids, and, with William Gibson, The Difference Engine. He is the winner of three Locus Awards, two ...
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Late drafts of "Holy Fire" (1996), "Heavy Weather" (1994) and the unpublished "Angel Engines" are included, and multiple drafts in various stages can be found for "Islands in the Net" (1988) and "Schismatrix" (1985).
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Bruce Sterlings's "Islands in the Net" (1988) remains a science-fiction book worth re-reading due to its resistance to time . Published over a quarter of century ago, it remains extremely current, in its anticipation of the influence ...
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Late drafts of Holy Fire (1996), Heavy Weather (1994), and the unpublished Angel Engines are included, and multiple drafts in various stages can be found for Islands in the Net (1988) and Schismatrix (1985). The novel The ...
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Bruce Sterling's visionary novel Distraction: still brilliant a decade later ... I just finished re-reading (for the nth time) Bruce Sterling's 1998 novel Distraction. I didn't mean to .... Enjoyed Distraction, Holy Fire, Islands in the Net.
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- Review of ?Islands in the Net? by Bruce Sterling | Foseti
Perhaps the most impressive thing about this book is that it was written in 1988. It's vision of the future holds up remarkably well more than twenty years later. I don't really have anything interesting to say beyond what's already ...
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In the blink of an adult lifetime (mine), Bruce Sterling has gone from fiery young literary radical to respected spokesman and commentator. Works such as Schismatrix and Islands in the Net, along with editing Mirrorshades, the defining ...
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- Islands in the Net by Bruce Sterling: Forgotten Science Fiction classic
Islands in the Net by Bruce Sterling: Forgotten Science Fiction classic. This book is visionary. Okay, we don't have personal watch-phones; we have personal phone-watches instead. Big deal. The trajectory of this book, the ...
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Sterling's writings have been very influential in the cyberpunk movement in literature, specifically the novels Heavy Weather (1994), Islands in the Net (1988), Schismatrix (1985), The Artificial Kid (1980). -----. Don't become a ...