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- Altered Carbon, Book 1
- By: Richard Morgan
- Narrated by: Todd McLaren
- Length: 17 hrs and 14 mins
Four hundred years from now mankind is strung out across a region of interstellar space inherited from an ancient civilization discovered on Mars. The colonies are linked together by the occasional sublight colony ship voyages and hyperspatial data-casting. Human consciousness is digitally freighted between the stars and downloaded into bodies as a matter of course.
Smooth book - the recording, not so much
- By Æ Mann on 01-21-18
Great audiobook, some distracting mistakes
I don't know whether it was misreading or some typos in the original source material, but the narrator says "yazuka" once, before saying the correct "yakuza" later in the book. Near the end he also says "casual link" where only "causal link" would make sense in the context. I found these mistakes distracting from an otherwise compelling story and voice performance.
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