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Counting heads

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Tor , New York
Twenty-second century -- Fiction., Overpopulation -- Fiction., Assassination -- Fiction., Immortalism -- Fiction., Rich people -- Fiction., Cryonics -- Fic
StatementDavid Marusek.
GenreFiction.
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LC ClassificationsPS3613.A788 C68 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3394361M
ISBN 100765312670
LC Control Number2005005316

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Free. "Counting Heads is a compelling and powerful read. Marusek isn't afraid of asking hard questions--nor is he afraid to try and find answersOne of the best sf novels of this (and perhaps any year) Counting Heads gives us a rich mix of social commentary, speculation, and adventure, all garnished with a tiny pinch of hope." --Vector/5(K).

"Counting Heads was one of my favorite books of last year in any category, and an exemplary entry in the sci-fi genre." --The New York Times Book Review "Marusek keeps a deep and textured tale spinning along, filled with stresses, shocks and sidelong looks at extrapolations of present-day trends/5(3).

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Nov 16,  · Counting Heads idle thoughts • book news. Wednesday, November 16, Bedford, Indiana A good part of my book is set in Southern Indiana.

I've never lived there, but my mother does, as well as a brother and sister. All of them near Bedford or Bloomington, where I have a reading on Sunday. My mother and I had dinner at my sister and brother Author: David Marusek.

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May 10,  · Of course I will not say it is not true, but I want to give it some background. It does not make sense just to look at the results, then look at the number of heads on the payroll and then look at the manager in admiration. Three reasons why we should stop counting heads. The quality of the individuals in the team is very important.

Nov 29,  · Book Review: Counting Heads, by David Marusek. Thread starter Omphalos; About two years ago Marusek published his first full length novel, a piece called Counting Heads. I noticed recently that he has finally sold the paperback rights, and an SFBC edition is in the works. I'm glad for that because I think this author deserves success.

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And, if you haven't read COUNTING HEADS in some time, go back and re-read it before attempting to read this book. I tried to go straight into this book, after having read COUNTING HEADS a number of years ago, and the characters, and activities taking place at the start of the book, were somewhat familiar, but frustratingly ellomultimidia.coms: Counting Heads is David Marusek's extraordinary launch as an SF novelist: The year isand the Information Age has given rise to the Boutique Economy in which mass production and mass consumption are rendered obsolete.

Life extension therapies have increased the human lifespan by. Jul 17,  · The debut novel from highly regarded short-story author David Marusek, Counting Heads pushes the limits of the genre. Life in the year is nearly perfect, with nanotechnology and medical science granting people near-immortality.

But when Sam Harger is flagged as a terrorist, his powerful wife dies in a plane crash, and his daughter's cryogenically frozen head becomes a sought-after prize Author: David Marusek.

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Its characters are real individuals with dilemmas that transcend their tech-happy world. They grow up (or don’t) in meaningful ways, hurt us when hurt themselves, and compel us to care about their lives.Counting Heads by David Marusek starting at $ Counting Heads has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.