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Quicksilver is the story of Daniel Waterhouse, fearless thinker and conflicted Puritan, pursuing knowledge in the company of the greatest minds of Baroque-era Europe, in a chaotic world where reason wars with the bloody ambitions of the mighty, and where catastrophe, natural or otherwise, can alter the political landscape overnight.

It is a chronicle of the breathtaking exploits of "Half-Cocked Jack" Shaftoe -- London street urchin turned swashbuckling adventurer… (more)

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Stephenson does not do his readers many favors in terms of plot either. The action can be uneven and unpredictable. However, by the time I’d finished this brick, I was determined to continue

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Book Details  

Publisher: William Morrow (October 13, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 944 pages

File size: 3.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel 2005 winner

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