more than 500 pages?

Rebecca Ganetzky rganetzk at
Fri Feb 7 08:14:27 EST 2003

>Yes, it's all enjoyable, and I look forward to the sprawl of _Quicksilver_,
>but you could skip the "set pieces" like obsessional breakfasts, or the
>equally obsessional sexual quirks, without losing the plot. Now, I like
>Stephenson's set pieces, but _Cryptonomicon_ undeniably sprawls. There's
>even maths to skip <insouciant grin>.
Or alternately, there's plot to speak and maths to read :-P
-RDG, who is being insanely glad that she finished up her paper on 
computer science, so is now babbling about her love of cryptography.

Rebecca D. Ganetzky
"...and do not say that a thing is impossible to understand, for 
eventually it will be understood."-Rabbi Hillel
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