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Rise of the thinking machines

the science of robots

by Jennifer VanVoorst

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Compass Point Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robots -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBy Jennifer VanVoorst.
    SeriesHeadline
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ211 .V35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16490511M
    ISBN 109780756533779
    LC Control Number2008005732

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