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The Diamond Age

Or, a Young Lady's Illustrated Primer (Bantam Spectra Book)

Neal Stephenson

The Diamond Age: Or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer is a postcyberpunk novel by Neal Stephenson. It is to some extent a science fiction coming-of-age story, focused on a young girl named Nell, and set in a future world in which nanotechnology affects all aspects of life. The novel deals with themes of education, social class, ethnicity, and the ...
Publish Date
2000-05-02T00:00:00.000Z
2000-05-02T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1995
Goodreads rating
4.15
ISBN
8601420086418
Recommendations
5
Recommendations
2015-12-28T22:03:09.000Z
@EricJorgenson @ScottAdamsSays Great book.      source
If you read The Diamond Age before you’ve thought about molecular anything or 3D printing, then it changes your mind.      source
2020-05-12T03:02:26.000Z
@ritholtz @wolfejosh I adore Diamond Age.      source
2021-06-28T16:01:01.000Z
@matthuang it’s one of the few books to explore collective consciousness (the hive mind) and importance of education / mythology construction via the primer      source