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The truth machine

Author: James L Halperin
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Ballantine Books Mass Market edView all editions and formats
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The invention of a truth machine puts an end to lying, a state of affairs which revolutionizes the world. There is a reduction in crime, children do better at school, insurance premiums fall and a world government is made possible. The novel is narrated by a computer.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Halperin, James L.
Truth machine.
New York : Ballantine Books, ©1997
(OCoLC)988774576
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James L Halperin
ISBN: 0345412885 9780345412881
OCLC Number: 39334066
Notes: "A Del Rey book."
"Originally published in a slightly different form by Ivy Press, Inc. in July 1996"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 395 pages : photograph ; 18 cm
Responsibility: James L. Halperin.

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The invention of a truth machine puts an end to lying, a state of affairs which revolutionizes the world. There is a reduction in crime, children do better at school, insurance premiums fall and a world government is made possible. The novel is narrated by a computer.

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