Permutation City

by Greg Egan | Science Fiction & Fantasy |
ISBN: 0575082070 Global Overview for this book
Registered by Niksoki of Stowmarket, Suffolk United Kingdom on 3/16/2019
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Journal Entry 1 by Niksoki from Stowmarket, Suffolk United Kingdom on Saturday, March 16, 2019
By the year 2045, immortality is a reality.

Well,, more or less. the human mind can be scanned and downloaded into virtual environments. The resulting 'Copies', virtual people, with their memories and identities intact, can live forever, dependent only on the stability of world computer nets. Which makes them vulnerable.

Paul Durham has a vision: the creation of an untouchable virtual sanctuary. Obsessed with virtual and artificial life, and with what he believes is a new understanding of the nature of consciousness, he does not dream of anything as mundane as a profit.

He might be mad. Then again he might not.

Paul Durham's vision could let him step beyond the boundaries of the human mind, and into eternity...

Journal Entry 2 by Niksoki at Old Crow Trees Cottage in Melling, Lancashire United Kingdom on Saturday, May 11, 2019

Released 8 mos ago (5/4/2019 UTC) at Old Crow Trees Cottage in Melling, Lancashire United Kingdom

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