Turing & Burroughs: A Beatnik SF Novel

Turing & Burroughs: A Beatnik SF Novel

by Rudy Rucker

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What if Alan Turing, founder of the modern computer age, escaped assassination by the secret service to become the lover of Beat author William Burroughs? What if they mutated into giant shapeshifting slugs, fled the FBI, raised Burroughs�s wife from the dead, and tweaked the H-bombs of Los Alamos? A wild beatnik adventure, compulsively readable, hysterically funny, with insane warps and twists�and a bad attitude throughout.

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940015678529
Publisher: Transreal Books
Publication date: 09/17/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 247
File size: 770 KB

About the Author

Born in 1946 in Kentucky, Rucker is a writer, a mathematician, and a computer scientist. He�s authored thirty-plus books, two of which received Philip K. Dick awards. His works include cyberpunk and transreal novels, plus nonfiction books on infinity and the fourth dimension.

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