Halting State

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Penguin, 2007 - Fiction - 351 pages
In the year 2018, Sergeant Sue Smith of the Edinburgh constabulary is called in on a special case. A daring bank robbery has taken place at Hayek Associates, a dot-com startup company that
 

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Detective Sergeant Sam Smith is tasked with a bank robbery investigation but when she arrives at the scene of the crime realises that it won't be your typical bank robbery case. First off is the fact ... Read full review

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I really, really liked Halting State, by Charles Stross. This near-future thriller moves at breakneck speed, from several different perspectives. I'd call it a page-turner, but I read it in electronic ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
4
Section 3
19
Section 4
26
Section 5
33
Section 6
35
Section 7
41
Section 8
47
Section 22
177
Section 23
184
Section 24
191
Section 25
204
Section 26
212
Section 27
221
Section 28
231
Section 29
244

Section 9
54
Section 10
60
Section 11
66
Section 12
76
Section 13
87
Section 14
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Section 15
107
Section 16
119
Section 17
131
Section 18
149
Section 19
158
Section 20
163
Section 21
170
Section 30
262
Section 31
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Section 32
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Section 33
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Section 34
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Section 35
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Section 36
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Section 37
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Section 38
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Section 39
342
Section 40
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About the author (2007)

Charles Stross is a full-time writer who was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He studied in London and Bradford, gaining degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs, including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist.