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Arthur C. Clarke's Venus Prime: Breaking Strain (1987)

by Paul Preuss

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VENUS PRIME
  rustyoldboat | May 28, 2011 |
Sparta wakes up to find a very serious gap in her memory. Looking in the mirror, she realises she is no normal girl. There are people out to get her, so she bails.

Superhuman senses and the ability to directly interface with computers through your fingers come in handy in times like this.

She manages to disappear into a government job, until she is promoted to become an investigator, and sent to investigate an accident on a space liner.

By the end of this, she begins to learn about the organisation behind the program that created her, and their desire to create superhumans.

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Code name: Sparta. Her beauty veils a mysterious past and abilities far surpassing those of a normal human being: Sparta is the first product of advanced biotech engineering. But crucial memories of the past three years are locked away in the dark recesses of her brain. Who is she really? Why is she here on Earth now? And what has she been doing on Venus Station? As Sparta desperately searches for answers, she realizes that she must unlock the mystery of who she is before she can solve the greater mystery of what has been done to her and why.

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