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Bruce Sterling is an American science fiction author, born in 1954.

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Has Bruce Sterling reused the "mook" in the short story "Bicycle Repairman" in other stories?

From Wikipedia's Bicycle Repairman: "Bicycle Repairman" is a postcyberpunk short story by American science fiction writer Bruce Sterling. It deals with the eponymous character, who lives in ...
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In "The Difference Engine," why did the completion of the Difference Engine lead to a balkanized USA?

In The Difference Engine, by Bruce Sterling and William Gibson, the point of departure is that Charles Babbage got the funding to make his proposed Victorian calculator, the Difference Engine. Now, in ...
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