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Computers as Angels?

Advantages: Entertaining Military fantasy
Disadvantages: Some will be put off by the Military aspects

...This book I would classify as Military science fiction. But do not let the military aspect put you off from a good read. The story so far: Once there was a Galactic federation, but this fell apart into warfare and strife. On the Earth like plane ...

Coloneljohn 24.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Forge - David Drake, S.M. Stirling

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More about the world than the characters....

Advantages: Awesome steampunk!
Disadvantages: Gets lost in its own cleverness.

...I've heard great things about Neal Stephenson, so I took the liberty of borrowing a copy from the library when I had some free time. It wasn't the fastest read, especially since the universe created by Stephenson in "The Diamond Age" is an ingenious const ...

cerise1688 08.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Diamond Age - Neal Stephenson

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What a difference a book can make

Advantages: Amazing book, unique
Disadvantages: Rather deep to just pick up

Like many of Stephensons books The Diamond Age mixes incredible near future technology with a stunning cultral and social vision. This is the story of Nell, a poor young girl from the wrong side of the street who has only her native wit and her older b ...

Wolf 12.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Diamond Age - Neal Stephenson

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The Diamond Age - a review

Advantages: Many levels for different readers and is thoroughly rereadable
Disadvantages: Much of what is said is probably not possible so you need to excersise a little imagination

...I Read this book having read some of Neal's other books. I was not disapointed. It follows the story of one young girl as she grows up and her effects on the thorough reversal on an entire way of life and industry in a future world most of who's technolog ...

Fisheye 13.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Diamond Age - Neal Stephenson

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Yeah Baby, yeah baby

Advantages: fast, thrilling, action packed and SF you cant loose
Disadvantages: bits of poems

...AAAAAAhhhhhh (contented sigh). I’ve finished reading “Fall of Hyperion” and have had about a few hundred of the thousands of questions posed by reading Hyperion. Now to the next one to figure out the rest and also the few thousand other mind boggling idea ...

iriyas 14.10.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Fall of Hyperion - Dan Simmons

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