Don Delillo Ratner's Star

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Ratner's Star

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Billy Twillig has won the first Nobel Prize ever to be given in mathematics. Set in the near future, this book charts an innocent's education when Billy is sent to live in the company of 30 Nobel laureates and he is asked to decipher transmissions from outer space. By the author of 'Libra'.

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Billy Twillig has won the first Nobel Prize ever to be given in mathematics. Set in the near future, this book charts an innocent's education when Billy is sent to live in the company of 30 Nobel laureates and he is asked to decipher transmissions from outer space.

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"A mind-expanding trip to the finish line, and full of wit and slapstick as well…" ( Washington Post Book World)

"DeLillo's early-career masterpiece … it's a dense, entertaining, mind-bending boomerang of a book that luxuriates in the language of math and science" ( L A Times)

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