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The Resource Machine wars, Michael Pryor

Machine wars, Michael Pryor

Label
Machine wars
Title
Machine wars
Statement of responsibility
Michael Pryor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unknown to the world, a superintelligence has emerged and it wants to eliminate Bram Argent. The paranoid superintelligence can control any machine connected to the net, and it uses these machines as unstoppable agents to achieve its ends. Controlling the entire world is its only way to ensure its own existence. Bram's mother is a high-level computer scientist who has evidence of the possibility of the emergence of a superintelligence. But the superintelligence has become aware of her, and has decided she needs to be eliminated. Now she's in hiding. Bram must flee and find his parents, while being hunted by every machine on the planet. His friend Stella is caught up in the pursuit and becomes a target because of their friendship. Together, they must survive in an interconnected world where any machine might instantly become a lethal predator
Summary
When a superintelligence that can control any machine that is connected to the Internet decides that the only way to secure its existence is to take over the world, it targets Bram Argent's scientist mother and Bram must find a way to survive
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10321781
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pryor, Michael
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Artificial intelligence
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Machine wars, Michael Pryor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052223140
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
279 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857982766
Label
Machine wars, Michael Pryor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052223140
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
279 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857982766

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