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The Robot

The Life Story of a Technology (Greenwood Technographies)
  • 224 Pages
  • 3.89 MB
  • English
Greenwood Press
History of specific subjects, Technology & Engineering, Technology & Industrial Arts, Science/Mathematics, History, Robotics, Technology / General, Artificial intelligence, R
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10420465M
ISBN 100313331685
ISBN 139780313331688

The Robot Book teams richly drawn illustrations and a whole lot of heart in a sturdy, toddler-friendly board book that will charm both little ones and their parents.

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I, Robot, the first and most widely read book in Asimov’s Robot series, is a collection of nine stories that forever changed the world’s perception of artificial intelligence. Here are stories of sensitive robots, robots gone mad, mind-reading robots, prankster robots, and closeted robots that secretly dominate politics/5().

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In this collection, one of the great classics of science fiction, Asimov set out the principles of robot behavior that we know as the Three Laws of Robotics.

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