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|William Gibson and Bruce Sterling
|Alternate history, steampunk
|Victor Gollancz Ltd
|Print (hardback and paperback)
|383 pp (Paperback – 429 pages)
It posits a Victorian era Britain in which great technological and social change has occurred after entrepreneurial inventor Charles Babbage succeeded in his ambition to build a mechanical computer (actually his Analytical Engine rather than the difference engine).
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