Edison's Eve

Edison's Eve

A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life

Book - 2002
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Describes the human fascination with creating life as it traces the scientific research, theories, hoaxes, and inventions that presaged the evolution of contemporary robotics and experiments with artificial intelligence.
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2002.
Edition: 1st American ed.
ISBN: 9780679451129
0679451129
Characteristics: xxviii, 304 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.

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rsgordon Jun 27, 2012

If you saw the movie Hugo then the next step is to read the book. Yes, The Invention of Hugo Cabret is considered a children's book but worth the quick read. In that book you will discover that Brian Selzneck got the idea from Edison's Eve by Gaby Wood. I enjoyed the book with all the background on automatons and of course Georges Méliès.

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