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The Resource Fall ; : or, Dodge in hell : a novel, Neal Stephenson

Fall ; : or, Dodge in hell : a novel, Neal Stephenson

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Fall ; : or, Dodge in hell : a novel
Title
Fall ;
Title remainder
or, Dodge in hell : a novel
Statement of responsibility
Neal Stephenson
Title variation
Dodge in hell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When gaming billionaire Richard 'Dodge' Forthrast is pronounced brain dead following a routine medical procedure, his family and close friends are left stunned, devastated, and forced to make difficult decisions. Dodge's will asks that his body be given to a cryonics company, owned by enigmatic tech entrepreneur Elmo Shepherd, whose business practices give Dodge's family understandable cause for concern. But when Dodge wrote his will he didn't anticipate that one day he'd be declared brain dead. He also didn't anticipate his brain being turned on again. Years later, an astounding achievement in technology will allow the human race to defy death itself, giving birth to the Bitworld, an eternal afterlife. But this imagined state of perfection is not all that it appears to be..
Cataloging source
VPPLS
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Stephenson, Neal
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immortality
  • Cryonics
  • Low temperature engineering
Target audience
adult
Label
Fall ; : or, Dodge in hell : a novel, Neal Stephenson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23234863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
883 pages
Isbn
9781460752128
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019020743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fall ; : or, Dodge in hell : a novel, Neal Stephenson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23234863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
883 pages
Isbn
9781460752128
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019020743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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