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Machine Man
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Scientist Charles Neumann loses a leg in an industrial accident. It's not a tragedy. It's an opportunity. Charlie always thought his body could be better. He begins to explore a few ideas. To build parts. Better parts.Prosthetist Lola Shanks loves a good artificial limb. In Charlie, she sees a man on his way to becoming artificial everything. But others see a madman. Or a product. Or a weapon.A story for the age of pervasive technology, Machine Man is a gruesomely funny unraveling of one man's quest for ultimate self-improvement.
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08/09/2011
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9780307743220
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Max Barry. (2011). Machine Man. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Max Barry. 2011. Machine Man. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Max Barry, Machine Man. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.

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Max Barry. Machine Man. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011. Web.

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A story for the age of pervasive technology, Machine Man is a gruesomely funny unraveling of one man's quest for ultimate self-improvement.
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