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Penguin Putnam
Charles Stross takes a departure from his epic science fiction to craft this cross between Len Deighton—style espionage and H.P. Lovecraftian horror.

Bob Howard is a computer-hacker desk jockey, who has more than enough trouble keeping up with the endless paperwork he has to do on a daily basis. He should never be called on to do anything remotely heroic.

But somehow, he is...



Baker & Taylor
The father of modern computer science, Alan Turning paves the way for esoteric mathematical computations that, when used by Nazi Germany's Ahnenerbe-SS to perform a summoning, results in an unexpected evil brought to Earth through a portal to an alternate universe, a result that forces computer-hacker desk jockey Bob Howard into the unexpected role of world savior. Original.

Baker
& Taylor

Computer science guru Alan Turning paves the way for esoteric mathematical computations that Nazi Germany uses to perform a summoning, bringing an unexpected evil to Earth through a portal to an alternate universe.

Publisher: New York : Ace Books, 2006
Edition: Ace trade pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780441013654
0441013651
Characteristics: xix, 345 p. ; 21 cm

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