Robopocalypse : a novel / Daniel H. Wilson

Author(s): Wilson, Daniel H. (Daniel Howard), 1978-
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Subjects: Robots--Fiction
Artificial intelligence--Fiction
Electronic books
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Doubleday, c2011
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 347 p. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010043134
ISBN: 0385533853 (hbk.)
ISBN: 9780385533850 (hbk.)
ISBN: 9780385533867 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
ISBN: 0385533861 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Contents: Part one: isolated incidents. Tip of the spear -- Freshee's frogurt -- Fluke -- Hearts and minds -- Super-toys -- See and avoid -- Phreak -- Roughneck Part two: zero hour. -- Number cruncher -- Demolition -- highway 70 -- Gray horse -- Twenty-two seconds -- Avtomat -- Memento mori -- Hero material -- Part three: survival. Akuma -- Gray horse army -- Fort Bandon -- Chaperone duty -- Tickler -- Band-e-Amir -- Backbone -- Part four: awakening. Transhuman -- Call to arms -- The cowboy way -- Awakening -- The veil, lifted -- Odyssey -- Part five: retaliation. The fate of Tiberius -- Freeborn -- They shall grow not old -- Dyad -- Machines of loving grace
Summary: Two decades into the future humans are battling for their very survival when a powerful AI computer goes rogue, and all the machines on earth rebel against their human controllers
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OCLC Number: 664668588
ISBN/ISSN: 0385533853
9780385533850
9780385533867
0385533861