Some Remarks

Some Remarks

Stephenson, Neal

Language: English

Publisher: William Morrow

Published: Aug 15, 2012

Words: 107385
Pages: 402

Description:

#1 New York Times bestselling author Neal Stephenson is, quite simply, one of the best and most respected writers alive. He's taken sf to places it's never been (Snow Crash, Anathem). He's reinvented the historical novel (The Baroque Cycle), the international thriller (Reamde), and both at the same time (Cryptonomicon).Now he treats his legion of fans to Some Remarks, an enthralling collection of essaysStephenson's first nonfiction work since his long essay on technology, In the Beginning...Was the Command Line, more than a decade agoas well as new and previously published short writings both fiction and non.Some Remarks is a magnificent showcase of a brilliantly inventive mind and talent, as he discourses on everything from Sir Isaac Newton to Star Wars.