Fall, Or Dodge in Hell

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  • Hardcover
  • 896 pages
  • Fall, Or Dodge in Hell
  • Neal Stephenson
  • English
  • 05 April 2018
  • 006245871X

About the Author: Neal Stephenson

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Fall, Or Dodge in Hell The 1 New York Times bestselling author of Seveneves, Anathem, Reamde, and Cryptonomicon returns with a wildly inventive and entertaining science fiction thriller Paradise Lost by way of Phillip K Dick that unfolds in the near future, in parallel worlds.In his youth, Richard Dodge Forthrast founded Corporation 9592, a gaming company that made him a multibillionaire Now in his middle years, Dodge appreciates his comfortable, unencumbered life, managing his myriad business interests, and spending time with his beloved niece Zula and her young daughter, Sophia.One beautiful autumn day, while he undergoes a routine medical procedure, something goes irrevocably wrong Dodge is pronounced brain dead and put on life support, leaving his stunned family and close friends with difficult decisions Long ago, when a much younger Dodge drew up his will, he directed that his body be given to a cryonics company now owned by enigmatic tech entrepreneur Elmo Shepherd Legally bound to follow the directive despite their misgivings, Dodge s family has his brain scanned and its data structures uploaded and stored in the cloud, until it can eventually be revived.In the coming years, technology allows Dodge s brain to be turned back on It is an achievement that is nothing less than the disruption of death itself An eternal afterlife the Bitworld is created, in which humans continue to exist as digital souls.But this brave new immortal world is not the Utopia it might first seem.Fall, or Dodge in Hell is pure, unadulterated fun a grand drama of analog and digital, man and machine, angels and demons, gods and followers, the finite and the eternal In this exhilarating epic, Neal Stephenson raises profound existential questions and touches on the revolutionary breakthroughs that are transforming our future Combining the technological, philosophical, and spiritual in one grand myth, he delivers a mind blowing speculative literary saga for the modern age. Free Download Fall, Or Dodge in Hell [ by ] Neal Stephenson [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “Fall, Or Dodge in Hell

  1. M. says:

    Where have I seen this before We Are Legion We Are Bob Bobiverse 1 by Dennis E TaylorBob Johansson has just sold his software company and is looking forward to a life of leisure There are places to go, books to read, and movies to watch So it s a little unfair when he gets himself killed crossing the street Bob wakes up a century later to find that corpsicles have been declared to be without rights, and he is now the property of the state He has been uploaded into computer hardware a Where have I seen this before We Are Legion We Are Bob Bobiverse 1 by Dennis E TaylorBob Johansson has jus...

  2. Lisa Wright says:

    Richard Dodge Forthrast, the creator of the world s most popular video game, dies suddenly, unexpectedly, and without updating his will So his heirs are obligated to cryogenically freeze him or find a way to upload his mind to a computer So begins this fractal of a novel filled with computer science, mythology, eschatology, corporate dirty tricks, life, death and what might come after Stephenson s digs down through layer after layer of what ifs Themes appear, disappear, and reappear A wil Richard Dodge Forthrast, the creator of the world s most popular video game, dies suddenly, unexpectedly, and without updating his w...

  3. Richard Derus says:

    Watch Neal Stephenson discuss the successor volume, not sequel , to REAMDE with Nancy Pearl

  4. Martin says:

    I devoured this book immediately after receiving it Absolutely top shelf Stephenson This novel is absolutely overflowing with ideas and questions, any one of which would make me put the book down and have a bit of a think for a while The amount of research and the presentation of knowledge is tremen...

  5. Eric says:

    So I had some issues with this book, overall I liked it, but I found it was easier to separate into the good and the bad The Good One of hisreadable books, so no heavy technical nonsense like in cryptonomicon Features the Waterhouses, the Shaftoes, the Forthrasts and Enoch Root Topic of discussion is really cool as its all about the afterlife Ameristan is the most hilarious thingThe Bad As usual, its way too long, just under 900 pages When the book switches gears at the 3 4 mark an So I had some issues with this book, overall I liked it, but I foun...

  6. Joe says:

    Paradise Lost for the Post Matrix Age.

  7. Jon Lewis says:

    I will have a full review on LA Books, but this is a mixed bag The first 2 3rds are excellent, but the last 1 3rd left me cold There are two great plot lines that are resolved, but incomplete to my tastes.All that said, the first 2 3rds are his work since Anathem.

  8. Carrie Nellis Crisp says:

    Johnny Mnemonic meets Matrix then Adam and Eve This was well written but long I found myself writing notes so I wouldn t forget if I had to put the book down for a few days This is not a easy read however it s a very good story and this will keep you occupied for a good while..

  9. Tim Wadham says:

    At least as thought provoking and perhaps eventhan Seveneves Stephenson s take on where the internet is going the idea that we are reaching the point where nothing can be believed and that cyberspace needs a complete reboot is just part of Stephenson s prescient commentary on technology The main thread demonstrating how technology can give us eternal digital life is written as an epic, biblically inspired creation story, in which the digital souls, or processes, create a brave new worl At least as thought provoking and perhaps eventhan Seveneves Stephenson s take on where the internet is going the idea that we are reaching the point where nothing can be believed and that cyberspace needs a complete reboot is just part of Stephenson s pre...

  10. Lori L (She Treads Softly) says:

    Fall or, Dodge in Hell by Neal Stephenson is a highly recommended science fiction fantasy thriller This is a brilliantly unique novel with great characters and world building established in a cautionary premise.Richard Dodge Forthrast is a multibillionaire from a game company he founded Now he can enjoy his life, especially spending time with his niece Zula and her daughter Sophia When something goes wrong during a routine medical procedure, Dodge is pronounce brain dead and put on life su Fall or, Dodge in Hell by Neal Stephenson is a highly recommended science fiction fantasy thriller This is a brilliantly unique novel with great characters and world building established in a cautionary premise.Richard Dodge Forthrast is a multibillionaire from a game company he founded Now he can enjoy his life, especially spending time with his niece Zula and her daughter Sophia When something goes wrong during a routine medical procedure, Dodge is pronounce brain dead and put on life support This is when his family discovers that the will he made many years earlier called for his body to be frozen and stored at a cryonics company The company is now owned by tech entrepreneur Elmo Shepherd Legally b...