Charles Stross - The Atrocity Archives

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Re: Charles Stross - The Atrocity Archives

Postby Phil_Gray » Sun Nov 02, 2014 11:27 pm

It's the underwater knife fight - just screams Thunderball at me...... maybe Connery hybridised with Leonard off of TBBT?
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Re: Charles Stross - The Atrocity Archives

Postby DemonEtrigan » Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:34 pm

Skipp wrote:No way is Bob a Sean Connery figure, he's not macho enough - you need to tune into the IT technician and office and institutional politics elements of the stories a swell as the spy stuff, imo....


but that's entirely the point in the Jennifer Morgue.....Bob ISN'T Bond, he's the girl companion :)
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Re: Charles Stross - The Atrocity Archives

Postby Clayface » Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:38 pm

I find it intersting that he wrote a (piss-poor) short story for one of the early WH40K Compilation books, but there is no mention of it on his website..........

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Re: Charles Stross - The Atrocity Archives

Postby Skipp » Mon Nov 03, 2014 9:52 pm

Sane Max wrote:I find it intersting that he wrote a (piss-poor) short story for one of the early WH40K Compilation books, but there is no mention of it on his website..........

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He doesn't mention creating the githyanki either...

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Githyanki

Though it might be the Russ Nichols artwork I like most there...
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