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Author Kang, Minsoo.
Title Sublime dreams of living machines : the automaton in the European imagination / Minsoo Kang.
Publication Info Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.


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Descript x, 374 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents The power of the automaton -- Between magic and mechanics : the automaton in the Middle ages and the Renaisssance -- The man-machine in the world-machine, 1637-1748 -- From the man-machine to the automaton-man, 1748-1793 -- The uncanny automaton, 1789-1833 -- The living machines of the industrial age, 1833-1914 -- The revolt of the robots, 1914-1935.
ISBN 9780674049352
0674049357
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Author Kang, Minsoo.
Subject Robotics -- Popular works.
Robotics -- Europe -- History.
Robots in art -- History.
Popular culture -- Europe -- History.
Descript x, 374 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents The power of the automaton -- Between magic and mechanics : the automaton in the Middle ages and the Renaisssance -- The man-machine in the world-machine, 1637-1748 -- From the man-machine to the automaton-man, 1748-1793 -- The uncanny automaton, 1789-1833 -- The living machines of the industrial age, 1833-1914 -- The revolt of the robots, 1914-1935.
ISBN 9780674049352
0674049357
Author Kang, Minsoo.
Subject Robotics -- Popular works.
Robotics -- Europe -- History.
Robots in art -- History.
Popular culture -- Europe -- History.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL Leisure reading - mezzanine floor  TJ 211.15 K1  4 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Robotics -- Popular works.
Robotics -- Europe -- History.
Robots in art -- History.
Popular culture -- Europe -- History.
Descript x, 374 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents The power of the automaton -- Between magic and mechanics : the automaton in the Middle ages and the Renaisssance -- The man-machine in the world-machine, 1637-1748 -- From the man-machine to the automaton-man, 1748-1793 -- The uncanny automaton, 1789-1833 -- The living machines of the industrial age, 1833-1914 -- The revolt of the robots, 1914-1935.
ISBN 9780674049352
0674049357

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