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The Bladerunner

(1974)
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Health Control Laws, mandatory sterilization regulations, computer directed robot surgeons--the time is early in the twenty-first century, eighteen years after the bloody Health Riots, a time of turmoil, insurrection and revolt. It is also the time of the bladerunner, that shadowy procureer of illegal medical supplies for the rapidly expanding, nightmare world of the medical black market.

Became the basis for the William S Burroughs screenplay of the same name.

Genre: Science Fiction

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Hardback Editions

October 1974 : USA Hardback
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Title: The bladerunner
Author(s): Alan Edward Nourse
ISBN: 0-679-20289-7 / 978-0-679-20289-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: D. McKay Co
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Paperback Editions

December 1975 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Bladerunner
Author(s): Alan E Nourse
ISBN: 0-345-24654-3 / 978-0-345-24654-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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Kindle Editions

April 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Bladerunner (Prologue Books)
Author(s): Alan E Nourse
Publisher: Prologue Books
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April 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Bladerunner (Prologue Books)
Author(s): Alan E Nourse
Publisher: Prologue Books
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