Four hundred years from now mankind is strungout across a region of interstellar space inherited from an ancient civilizationdiscovered on Mars The colonies are linked together by the occasional sublight colony ship voyages and hyperspatial datacasting Human consciousness isdigitally freighted between the stars and downloaded into bodies as a matter of course But some things never change So when exenvoy, nowconvict Takeshi Kovacs has his consciousness and skills downloaded into the body of a nicotineaddicted exthug and presented with a catch offer, he really shouldn't be surprised Contracted by a billionaire to discover who murdered his last body, Kovacs is drawn into a terrifying conspiracy that stretches across known space and to the very top of society.
- 471 pages
- Altered Carbon
- Richard K. Morgan
- 10 April 2019 Richard K. Morgan