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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Big ideas that changed world ; 02.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland JGN BROWN (Text) 76383000475775 Kids New Shelf, Graphic Novels Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland JGN BROWN (Text) 76383000475776 Kids New Shelf, Graphic Novels Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting ON ORDER (Text) WHTNG9781683358671 On order On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419740985
  • ISBN: 1419740989
  • Physical Description: 124 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2020.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-119) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Machines That Think! explores machines from ancient history to today that perform a multitude of tasks, from making mind-numbing calculations to working on assembly lines to guiding spaceships to the moon. Included are fascinating looks at the world's earliest calculators, the birth of computer programming, and the arrival of smartphones. Contributors discussed include Muhammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī, Ada Lovelace, and Bill Gates. From the abacus to artificial intelligence, machines through the ages have pushed the boundaries of human capability and creativity"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Electronic computers > History > Juvenile literature.
Electronic computers > History > Comic books, strips, etc.
Autonomous robots > Juvenile literature.
Autonomous robots > Comic books, strips, etc.
Artificial intelligence > Juvenile literature.
Artificial intelligence > Comic books, strips, etc.
Electronic computers > Cartoons and comics.
Autonomous robots > Cartoons and comics.
Artificial intelligence > Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels.

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