Re: RARA-AVIS: Cyberpunk Recomendation?

Date: 07 Oct 2005

Miker wrote

> It's been a long, long time since I've read Snow Crash, but what
> flotilla? Are you sure you're not thinking of another Stephenson novel,
> perhaps Diamond Age (which I stopped part way through, and does have
> ships)?

Snow crash has a flotilla centered around a privately owned nuclear aircraft carrier. (Purchased after the dissolution of the US military). Many many other ships have lashed themselves to it in a haphazard way.

Diamond Age does not have a similar flotilla, although now that you mention it there is a lot of reference to water. This may be a theme for stephenson.


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