Vacuum flowers
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Arbor House, [1987].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
248 pages ; 22 cm
Status:
CMC Quigley Library
PS3569.W28 V3 1987
Description
A cyberpunk thriller from Nebula Award winner Michael Swanwick that explores bioengineering, wetware, and the riddle of personality Rebel Elizabeth Mudlark is a recorded personality owned by corporate giant Deutsche Nakasone. When Rebel's personality is uploaded to persona tester Eucrasia Walsh and burned into her brain, Rebel escapes the corporation and takes off across an exotically transformed solar system, hijacking Eucrasia's body and becoming the most wanted fugitive in existence. A fast-paced technological thriller, Vacuum Flowers allows the reader to consider the implications of bioengineering while providing an entertaining and dynamic story. Reminiscent of the innovative work of Philip K. Dick, William Gibson, and Bruce Sterling, this high-tech work of science fiction carves out a niche all its own with themes as relevant today as when it was first published.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Swanwick, M. (1987). Vacuum flowers. New York: Arbor House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Swanwick, Michael. 1987. Vacuum Flowers. New York: Arbor House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Swanwick, Michael, Vacuum Flowers. New York: Arbor House, 1987.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Swanwick, Michael. Vacuum Flowers. New York: Arbor House, 1987. Print.

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