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Case was the hottest computer cowboy cruising the information superhighway--jacking his consciousness into cyberspace, soaring through tactile lattices of data and logic, rustling encoded secrets for anyone with the money to buy his skills. Then he double-crossed the wrong people, who caught up with him in a big way--and burned the talent out of his brain, micron by micron. Banished from cyberspace, trapped in the meat of his physical body, Case courted death in the high-tech underworld. Until a shadowy conspiracy offered him a second chance--and a cure--for a price.... --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Almost 30 years after its first publication Neuromancer is still a prophetic vision of the future and fully deserves its iconic status.Published 11 hours ago by Nichollya
Immediately after reading a book as cool as The Forever War, Neuromancer was a very different read with its theme, different mood and feel, and therefore kind of hard to get into. Read morePublished 21 hours ago by Tan Gent
Neuromancer is Gibson's seminal cyberpunk novel, which arguably ushered in the modern era of sci-fi. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Louis K. Lowy
Case was a hacker, a talented thief for hire, working jobs that required him to connect his brain directly into cyberspace, to break through virtual barriers and get out with... Read morePublished 3 days ago by A. Luciano
I actually really enjoyed this book. Maybe I read too fast, but often I had to find myself re-reading sections over because I got lost easily. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Ohio Chick
Pioneer of cyberpunk, amazing book.
I hope to read the rest of the series.
A classic science fiction novel, and considering when it was written, groundbreaking concepts related to computer systems - the matrix, constructs, cyperspace - add to this... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Dan C