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Recommended Books: Snow Crash
 

Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

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Snow Crash

Neal Stephenson
New York City: Bantam Books, 1992

Sergey BrinRecommended by:
Sergey Brin

"Within the computer field, there are classical books I still find impressive, like Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson. That was really 10 years ahead of its time. It kind of anticipated what's going to happen, and I find that really interesting."

About the Book

Dark satirical fantasy of a nightmarish future in which all government functions have been privatized, and corporate monopolies wage private wars with armies of mercenaries.




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