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Zendegi

(2010)
A novel by

 
Nasim is a young computer scientist, hoping to work on the Human Connectome Project: a plan to map every neural connection in the human brain. But funding for the project is cancelled, and Nasim ends up devoting her career to Zendegi, a computerised virtual world used by millions of people. Fifteen years later, a revived Connectome Project has published a map of the brain. Zendegi is facing fierce competition from its rivals, and Nasim decides to exploit the map to fill the virtual world with better Proxies: the bit-players that bring its crowd scenes to life. As controversy rages over the nature and rights of the Proxies, a friend with terminal cancer begs Nasim to make a Proxy of him, so some part of him will survive to help raise his orphaned son. But Zendegi is about to become a battlefield ...

 
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Used availability for Greg Egan's Zendegi


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Hardback Editions

June 2010 : USA Hardback
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 1-59780-174-7 / 978-1-59780-174-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Night Shade Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 0-575-08617-3 / 978-0-575-08617-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

July 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 0-575-08620-3 / 978-0-575-08620-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2011 : USA Paperback
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 1-59780-175-5 / 978-1-59780-175-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Night Shade Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

June 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 0-575-08618-1 / 978-0-575-08618-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   

Audio Editions

June 2016 : MP3 CD
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 1-5226-7430-6 / 978-1-5226-7430-6
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

October 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

October 2013 : UK Audio edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

January 2011 : USA Audio edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   

January 2011 : UK Audio edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

December 2010 : UK Audio CD
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
ISBN: 1-4074-6585-6 / 978-1-4074-6585-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

June 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon CA   

June 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   

March 2010 : USA Kindle edition
Title: Zendegi
Author(s): Greg Egan
Publisher: Night Shade Books
Availability: Amazon