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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.
I can't believe this book was written more than 30 years ago. It outlines very probable future and despite years passed is still doesn't seem outdated.Published 2 days ago by Maksym Moroz
I give this author credit for his work pioneering the cyberpunk genre, but Gibson's writing style is incomprehensible. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Mav
Some things are very hard to describe. Some shouldn't be attempted. This novel when originally created was trying to describe a future-scape that didn't exist yet, and still... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Stephen Meckes
I've read science fiction for decades now and finally decided to give Gibson a try. This novel is really hard to follow, I feel it is flawed in the writing, which is chaotic, uses... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Amazon Customer
Many books, particular in the scifi/fantasy genre, love to build a unique world to play around with. Read morePublished 8 days ago by James B.
Gibson's "Neuromancer" was, in many ways, THE foundational and seminal novel of the cyberpunk genre. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Colin A. Brodd
I really enjoyed the story, but I did not enjoy reading it. I'm not sure if that makes sense, but I have to agree with some of the other reviews which point out that there are... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Gray L.
I couldn't get past the sci-fi slang that weighs down the book. I gave it a try, reading over half of the book before stopping. I have only stopped reading a book once before. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Jana Krause