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Neuromancer

William Gibson
Voyager, November 27, 1995
ISBN 0-006-48041-1
1984

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Abstract

William Gibson's cyberpunk novel Neuromancer sparked a new scifi genre when it was released in 1984. His ideas for the structure of information in cyberspace were weirdly predictive, and provided a novel approach to the future that dealt intimately with the technology of that era.

Combining high technology with urban violence, Gibson paints a world of blackmarket tech and drugs, people dealing with business on the streets and the grinding poverty of the slums.

This novel first win the holy trinity of science fiction: the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award and the Philip K. Dick Award.

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