The Diamond Age, or, Young Lady's Illustrated Primer Summary
Neal Stephenson

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The Diamond Age, or, Young Lady's Illustrated Primer Summary

The Diamond Age is a science-fiction novel that anticipates the development of nanotechnology and reflects on its social consequences. The action revolves around three main characters: Nell, a little girl who grows up to become an important player in her world with the help of a "magical" storybook; John Percival Hackworth, the author and software engineer behind the book; and finally, Miranda, an actor who provides the interactive voice for the characters in...

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