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GODS AND ROBOTS : the ancient quest for artificial life.

Author: ADRIENNE MAYOR
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified], PRINCETON University PRES, 2018.
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Traces the story of how ancient cultures envisioned artificial life, automata, self-moving devices and human enhancements, sharing insights into how the mythologies of the past related to and shaped  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ADRIENNE MAYOR
ISBN: 0691183511 9780691183510
OCLC Number: 1028225922

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"The Greeks thought of everything, including sci-fi tropes such as androids and artificial intelligence, according to this lively study of mythology and technology. . . . Mayor's exploration of the Read more...

 
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