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The robot people

Eve Bunting

The robot people

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Published by Creative Education, distributed by] Children"s Press in Mankato, Minn, [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robots -- Fiction,
  • Science fiction

  • About the Edition

    Magnus, one of two robots programmed to work in an underground nuclear operation, possesses a hatred of all humans and forms goals of which the scientists are unaware.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Eve Bunting ; illustrated by Don Hendricks.
    SeriesCreative science fiction
    ContributionsHendricks, Donald, 1932-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B91527 Ro
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4552244M
    ISBN 100871916223
    LC Control Number77021714
    OCLC/WorldCa3169251

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