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The Resource Skinner, Charlie Huston

Skinner, Charlie Huston

Label
Skinner
Title
Skinner
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Huston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Skinner founded his career in "asset protection" on fear. To touch anyone under his protection was to invite destruction. A savagely effective methodology, until Skinner's CIA handlers began to fear him as much as his enemies did and banished him to thehinterlands of the intelligence community. Now, an ornate and evolving cyber-terrorist attack is about to end that long exile. His asset is Jae, a roboticist with a gift for seeing the underlying systems violently shaping a new era of global guerrilla warfare. At the root of it all is a young boy, the innocent seed of a plot grown in the slums of Mumbai. Brought to flower, that plot will tip the balance of world power in a perilous new direction. A combination of Le Carre spycraft with Stephenson techno-philosophy from the novelist hailed by the Washington Post as "the voice of twenty-first century crime fiction," SKINNER is Charlie Huston's masterpiece--a new kind of thriller for a new kind of world"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.U855
LC item number
S63 2013
Literary form
fiction
Label
Skinner, Charlie Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780316133722
Lccn
2013001055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
BK0012413443
Label
Skinner, Charlie Huston
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780316133722
Lccn
2013001055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
BK0012413443

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