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Author Parker, Steve, 1952-

Title Robots in fiction and films / by Steve Parker.

Imprint Mankato, MN : amicus, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Nettels Non-Fiction  629.8 PAR    ---  Available
Description 32 p : ill. ; 30 cm.
Series Robot world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Robo-stars -- The original robots -- Robots take off -- Imaginary laws -- How robot stories change -- Real or pretend? -- What robots look like -- Robots and computers -- Goodies, baddies, and funnies -- Robots with feelings and emotions -- Robot or human? -- When robots are stars -- Future fiction.
Summary "Discusses how robots are featured in popular culture, including films and fiction. Also discusses real and imagined advances in robotics, and how realistically the technology is represented"--Provided by publisher.
Audience 4-8 Mitinet.
4-8 Mitinet.
Subject Robots -- Juvenile literature.
Cinematography -- Special effects -- Juvenile literature.
Science fiction -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781607530732

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