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Immortality Inc.

by Robert Sheckley

  • 62 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Tor Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Movie-TV Tie-In - Novelizations,
  • Movie/Tv Tie-Ins

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9307056M
    ISBN 100812519310
    ISBN 109780812519310
    OCLC/WorldCa24426629

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    Not to be combined with the Geoff Murphy film Freejack. But, okay to combine with any re-issue of the book Immortality Inc packaged with the movie title /5(10). Matthew Rees’ review of Immortality, Inc. called the book “absorbing” and a “gripping chronicle.” Here’s the opening of the review: “Amid today’s technological wizardry, it’s easy to forget that several decades have passed since a single innovation has dramatically raised the quality of life for millions of people.


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In Immortality, Inc., veteran science journalist Chip Walter gains exclusive access to the champions of this radical cause, delivering a book that brings together for the first time the visions of molecular biologist and Apple chairman Arthur Levinson, genomics entrepreneur Craig Venter, futurist Ray Kurzweil, rejuvenation trailblazer Aubrey de /5(17).

Immortality, Inc. book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. First published in as a startling, revolutionary novel of t /5. In Immortality, Inc., veteran science journalist Chip Walter gains exclusive access to the champions of this radical cause, delivering a book that brings together for the first time the visions of molecular biologist and Apple chairman Arthur Levinson, genomics entrepreneur Craig Venter, futurist Ray Kurzweil, rejuvenation trailblazer Aubrey de.

Immortality, Inc. by Robert Sheckley is a 's era sci-fi tale with time travel with a connection to beyond the grave. The main character is plucked from a car wreck in and brought forward in time into another body that has been relinquished due to /5(17).

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Immortality Inc. by Sheckley, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This is the age-old question (so to speak) at the heart of Chip Walter’s latest book, “Immortality, Inc: Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever.” Walter, a veteran science journalist, has a straightforward thesis: Death is a problem in need of a solution, and he wonders what would happen if we were to.

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Immortality, Inc. is a science fiction novel by American writer Robert Sheckley, about a fictional process whereby a human's consciousness may be transferred into a brain-dead body. A striking concept in the novel is its description of random killings of strangers by people who intend to die.

The serialised form (published under the title Time Killer in the magazine Galaxy Science Fiction. "Immortality Inc." plays with your mind only the way that Sheckley can.

The story itself blends ideas from subjects such as time travel, the afterlife, immorality, reincarnation, and zombie folklore into ONE book that reads like a "I-can't-put-it-down" page-turner.

Immortality Inc. is another funny book by Robert Sheckley, with some of his trademark humour and satire evident. A dead man wakes up a couple of hundred years later to find out that everything is for sale, even the afterlife/5(4). What a book.” For now, immortality remains science fiction.

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Chip Walter discusses his book, "Immortality, Inc", at Politics and Prose. Living forever has always been a dream, but with today’s science, technology, and visionary billionaires, it may be a. Immortality, Inc Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever (Book): Walter, Chip: Random House, gripping narrative explores today's scientific pursuit of immortality, with exclusive visits inside Silicon Valley labs and interviews with the visionaries who believe we will soon crack into the aging process and cure live in an age when.

In Immortality, Inc., veteran science journalist Chip Walter gains exclusive access to the champions of this radical cause, delivering a book that brings together for the first time the visions of molecular biologist and Apple chairman Arthur Levinson, genomics entrepreneur Craig Venter, futurist Ray Kurzweil, rejuvenation trailblazer Aubrey de.

Genre/Form: Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sheckley, Robert, Immortality, inc. New York: Bantam Books, © (OCoLC) Immortality Inc.

(Synopsis) by Robert Sheckley Synopsis by Paul Barry. The edition I read was a Ace Book - paperback. The book was first published in a shorter form as "Immortality, Delivered" in The story was copyrighted as "Immortality, Inc." in.

Immortality, Inc.: Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever by Chip Walter has an overall rating of Positive based on 4 book reviews.3/4(4).Immortality, Inc Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever (Book): Walter, Chip: We live in an age when billionaires are betting their fortunes on laboratory advances to prove aging unnecessary and death a disease that can be cured.

Researchers are delving into the mysteries of stem cells and the human genome, discovering what it means to grow old and how to.Chip Walter and Book Lovers Talk About Immortality, Inc. at Politics and Prose Bookstore Shortly after Immortality, Inc. was published I had the opportunity to talk about the book with book lovers from Washington DC’s most beloved bookstore, Politics and Prose.