Robots: From Science Fiction to Technological Revolution

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Harry N. Abrams, May 17, 2005 - Technology & Engineering - 539 pages
A visual survey of the scientific developments and cultural significance of robots documents the history of automatons, androids, and other forms of artificial intelligence, both of the fictional and real-world arenas, in a volume that features interviews with scientists, doctors, toy creators, science-fiction writers, and more. 15,000 first printing.

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Fictional and real robots have been capturing the imagination of adults and children since the 1920s through literature, comics, television, films, and other expressions of pop culture. Writer ... Read full review

Contents

THE HISTORY OF ROBOTS
9
ROBOTS IN FICTION
33
THE ANDROIDS
113
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