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Adventures of the artificial woman

a novel

by Thomas Berger

  • 384 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States -- Fiction,
    • Man-woman relationships -- Fiction,
    • Artificial intelligence -- Fiction,
    • Women in politics -- Fiction,
    • Robotics -- Fiction,
    • Robots -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas Berger.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3552.E719 A65 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692466M
      ISBN 100743257405
      LC Control Number2003065027

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Ellery Pierce, a twice-divorced animatronics technician, can't find a woman devoid of sarcasm and opinion, so he builds a companion from synthetic skin, batteries and bolts.

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