Saltar a: Contenido � | Pie de la página � | Menú principal �


L

McEwan, Ian

Machines like me and people like you

  • Editorial: Random House UK
  • Páginas: 308
  • Año: 2019
  • Precio: 16.01 €
  • EAN: 9781787331679

NOVEDAD

Recomendado

Disponibilidad
  • La Central (c/Mallorca)Inmediata
  • La Central de CallaoInmediata
  • La Central del RavalInmediata
  • La Central del Museo Reina Sofía4 / 5 días
  • La Central del MUHBA4 / 5 días

Britain has lost the Falklands war, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing achieves a breakthrough in artificial intelligence. In a world not quite like this one, two lovers will be tested beyond their understanding. Machines Like Me occurs in an alternative 1980s London. Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible secret. When Charlie comes into money, he buys Adam, one of the first batch of synthetic humans. With Miranda´s assistance, he co-designs Adam´s personality. This near-perfect human is beautiful, strong and clever - a love triangle soon forms. These three beings will confront a profound moral dilemma. Ian McEwan´s subversive and entertaining new novel poses fundamental questions: what makes us human? Our outward deeds or our inner lives? Could a machine understand the human heart? This provocative and thrilling tale warns of the power to invent things beyond our control...

Utilizamos cookies propias y de terceros para mejorar nuestros servicios y mostrarle publicidad relacionada con sus preferencias mediante el análisis de sus hábitos de navegación. Si continúa navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. Puede cambiar la configuración u obtener más información en nuestra "Política de cookies".

Saltar a: Contenido � | Pie de la página � | Menú principal �