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Glasshouse

Glasshouse by Charles Stross
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“ONE NIGHTMARISH PANOPTICON.” – The New York Times
 
              

When Robin wakes up in a clinic with most of his memories missing, it doesn’t take him long to discover that someone is trying to kill him. It’s the twenty-seventh century, when interstellar travel is by teleport gate and conflicts are fought by network worms that censor refugees’ personalities—including Robin’s earlier self.
             
On the run from a ruthless pursuer and searching for a place to hide, he volunteers to participate in a unique experimental polity: the Glasshouse, a simulated pre-accelerated culture where participants are assigned anonymized identities. But what looks like the perfect sanctuary turns into a trap, placing Robin at the mercy of the experimenters—and at the mercy of his own unbalanced psyche…
Penguin Publishing Group; June 2006
352 pages; ISBN 9781101208595
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Title: Glasshouse
Author: Charles Stross
 
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