Pierre Ouellette Deus Machine

ISBN 13: 9780450603983

Deus Machine

3,72 valoración promedio
( 144 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780450603983: Deus Machine

Michael Crichton meets Stephen King in a white-knuckle ride through a future-shock technohell. Brilliant blend of cutting-edge science with powerhouse action narrative.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

From the Inside Flap:

e, a computer, a fatherless boy, and an heroic techno-expert joinforces to save the world from genetic annihilation. 2 cassettes.

From Kirkus Reviews:

Many, many microprocessors--packed together in Portland to serve the needs of a political conspiracy--start thinking independently, scaring the bejeezus out of the Pacific Northwest and bringing some order to the life of a deserted child. Adman Ouellette's first novel is long, ambitious, and absorbing. Grafting cyberdramatics onto a well-built thriller mainframe, Ouellette drops into the near future--2005--where Americans are paying a horrible price for the fiscal excesses of the 80's and 90's. The country is in the grip a depression as deep as that of the 30's. Everyone's broke except the federal government, which has so much money that a right-wing cabal has been secretly siphoning off billions for a hidden computer project in Oregon and for a biological warfare project in Mexico. The computer's designer, a drugged-out genius known as The Architect, has programmed and packed enough microprocessors together that, in a sort of critical- mass chain reaction, they've begun cycles of self-improvement and given birth--the baby being a cyberpresence with a mind of its own. The mind is supposed to lend itself to the creation of new, nasty, militarily useful genetic forms, which it does, but it goes a bit further and gets a conscience--and gets to know Michael Riley, a computer whiz quite as capable as The Architect. Riley must join with the artificial intelligence to clean up a terrifying mess that the computer has made with the help of the illegal Mexican life forms and all the genetic information in the world. Meanwhile, swarms of nasty new life forms have settled into Willamette Valley with cybermurder on their mind. Michael gets assistance from a lovely biologist and a spunky young neighbor. Fully-fleshed characters, nicely etched scenery, and a good, old-fashioned moral core--all balance the almost unbearably complex and scary cyberthrills. -- Copyright ©1993, Kirkus Associates, LP. All rights reserved.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar usado Ver libro

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,36
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Ouelette, Pierre
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR006123495

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 0,84
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,36
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Ouelette, Pierre
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR003130726

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 0,84
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,36
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Pierre Ouellette
Editorial: -
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
AwesomeBooks
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción -. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Deus Machine: NTW This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. Nº de ref. de la librería 7719-9780450603983

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 3,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,25
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Ouelette, Pierre
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
PreLoved ltd
(AYLESBURY, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Fair. Nº de ref. de la librería PL01591286B

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 2,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,60
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Ouelette, Pierre
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Electric Chicken
(Goring-By-Sea, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Nº de ref. de la librería FPS0450603989G

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 3,75
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,50
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Ouellette, Pierre
Editorial: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado PAPERBACK Cantidad: 1
Librería
TIME OUT BOOKS
(Clermont, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: Very Good. 0450603989. Nº de ref. de la librería 0450603989

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 18,61
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,21
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Pierre Ouelette
Editorial: Hodder Paperbacks 16/03/1995 (1995)
ISBN 10: 0450603989 ISBN 13: 9780450603983
Usado Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Bahamut Media
(Reading, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Hodder Paperbacks 16/03/1995, 1995. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Shipped within 24 hours from our UK warehouse. Clean, undamaged book with no damage to pages and minimal wear to the cover. Spine still tight, in very good condition. Remember if you are not happy, you are covered by our 100% money back guarantee. Nº de ref. de la librería 6545-9780450603983

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar usado
EUR 89,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,25
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío