Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson @ Infinispace.net

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Note:  This review contains minor spoilers.
That last time I posted an article about Neal Stephenson it was after reading his monstrous, brilliant, and, some would say, inaccessible novel Anathem.  In that review I point out this possible inaccessibility linked to ob…

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Review: Anathem by Neal Stephenson @ Infinispace.net

Anathem
In New Orth, an aut by which an incorrigible fraa or suur is ejected from the math and his or her work sequestered (hence the Fluccish word Anathema meaning intolerable statements or ideas). See Throwback.  (The Dictionary, 4th Edition, A.R. 3000)
Thus goes the definition of the word …

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First 26 Pages of Neal Stephenson’s Seveneves @ Infinispace.net

Noah’s Ark . . . 30,000 years after the flood.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Anatham, Reamde, and Cryptonomicon comes an exciting new science fiction epic that tells of global disaster, the near-extinction of all life on Earth, and the seven valiant survivors who battle a…

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Review: ‘Zodiac’ by Neal Stephenson @ Infinispace.net

 
Neal Stephenson is one of my favorite authors. But unfortunately Zodiac is not one of my favorite books.
 
Neal Stephenson
 
Zodiac is named after the rigid inflatable boat that is popular with environmentalists and some military organizations.  They are light, fast and …

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