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Tales of New Babbage: The Steampunk City (Tales of New Babbage #1)

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On one level, of course, New Babbage is a series of magnetic impulses on a set of disks in a nameless data center, running Linden Labs' Second Life protocol. But that's just the physics of it. To say that New Babbage is "just" a computer-generated environment would be like saying that Paris is "just" stone and plaster.

The City of New Babbage is a consensual hallucination o
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279 pages
Published December 2011
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Lori Holuta
Brilliant. When was the last time YOU read a full volume of stories inspired by your Purdy Little First-Person-Shooter? Put down your game controls, blow off those mindless CNN and "legit" news articles about Second Life and just log the hell in already. Find New Babbage. Revise your ill-founded opinions. Really. Would I lie to you?
Joseph Gatch
An excellent collection of Steampunk short stories written by the citizens of New Babbage in Second Life. A must have for all lovers of Steampunk!
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