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The Resource The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer, Neal Stephenson

The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer, Neal Stephenson

Label
The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer
Title
The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer
Statement of responsibility
Neal Stephenson
Title variation
  • Diamond age
  • Young lady's illustrated primer
Title variation remainder
or, a young ladys illustrated primer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of an interactive book, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer, written by John Hackworth, a nano engineer. It helps a girl become a princess and educates an army of girls who eventually save his life. The setting is a world where molecular machines create any object desired and where nations have been replaced by cultural enclaves, in this case the neo-Victorians of coastal China. Part-science fiction, part-political thriller
Member of
Summary
The story of an engineer who creates a device to raise a girl capable of thinking for herself reveals what happens when a young girl of the poor underclass obtains the device
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1996.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 1996.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057498
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T3868
LC item number
D53 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Bantam spectra book
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
or, a young lady's illustrated primer
Label
The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer, Neal Stephenson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
38862
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9780553096095
Lccn
94030486
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30894530
  • (OCoLC)30894530
Label
The diamond age, or, Young lady's illustrated primer, Neal Stephenson
Publication
Control code
38862
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9780553096095
Lccn
94030486
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30894530
  • (OCoLC)30894530

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