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Player Of Games

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The Culture - a human/machine symbiotic society - has thrown up many great Game Players, and one of the greatest is Gurgeh. Jernau Morat Gurgeh. The Player of Games. Master of every board, computer and strategy. Bored with success, Gurgeh travels to the Empire of Azad, cruel and incredibly wealthy, ...

  • Author: Iain M. Banks
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    By: AA
    2014-11-12 08:52:14

    I love The Culture. Hands down, the one futuristic society I would love to belong to. Even beats Star Trek - Picard Star Trek. I love the dialogue - especially the AI. One thing - horribly violent. All of his books have at least one terrible scene I can't forget.

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    By: Anonymous
    2015-09-04 10:44:14

    Great book, all the culture books are great.

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