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The Resource Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life, Gaby Wood

Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life, Gaby Wood

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Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life
Title
Edison's Eve
Title remainder
a magical history of the quest for mechanical life
Statement of responsibility
Gaby Wood
Title variation
Edisons Eve
Title variation remainder
a magical history of the quest for mechanical life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes the human fascination with creating life as it traces the scientific research, theories, hoaxes, and inventions that presaged the evolution of contemporary robotics and experiments with artificial intelligence
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2002
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158451
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wood, Gaby
Dewey number
629.8/92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ211
LC item number
.W65 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Robots
  • Robots
  • Artificial intelligence
Target audience
adult
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a magical history of the quest for mechanical life
Label
Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life, Gaby Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
49312677
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxviii, 304 pages, plates
Isbn
9780679451129
Lccn
2002025467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life, Gaby Wood
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
49312677
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxviii, 304 pages, plates
Isbn
9780679451129
Lccn
2002025467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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