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Snow Crash (Signed Uncorrected Proof) by  Neal Stephenson - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 1992 - from Robert's Bookshop and Biblio.com

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Snow Crash (Signed Uncorrected Proof)

by Stephenson, Neal

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


NY: Bantam Books. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1992. Advance Review Copy; First Printing. Softcover. 055308853x . Not a bit of rubbing to the metallic lettering. Trace of bending at the front hinge where Stephenson opened the book to sign it (the spine shows no wrinkling). Trace of a crease at the upper rear corner. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 440 pages; Signed by Author .

Snow Crash is Neal Stephenson's third novel, published in 1992. Like many of Stephenson's other novels it references history, linguistics, anthropology, archaeology, religion, computer science, politics, cryptography, and philosophy. Stephenson explained the title of the novel in his 1999 essay In the Beginning... was the Command Line as his term for a particular software failure mode on the early Apple Macintosh computer.




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On Nov 11 2019, said:
  "In one of the most perceivable dystopian futures that I can imagine, Hiro is everything.

Honestly, I'm not looking for the money. I am registering an amount because your own review of this book captures the fine points so well. Neal Stevenson's writing in Snow Crash is so visceral and complex, that you have no choice but to become immersed in the world he creates. It fires your brain for weeks after the read, if not longer. It takes time to wrap one's head around his world and language, and his execution is flawless.

This book is at pleat as important as Stranger in a Strange Land.

10/10 Worth the read"

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