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Machine of Death

A Collection of Stories about People Who Know How They Will Die

Machine of Death( )
Editor: North, Ryan
Bennardo, Matthew
Malki, David
Contribution by: Beaton, Kate
Munroe, Randall
Publication Date:Oct 2010
Publisher:Wondermark Enterprises
Imprint:Bearstache Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.95
Book Description:

Machine of Deathtells 34 stories about people who know how they will die. The machine doesn't give the date or specifics; using only a blood sample, it just spits out a sliver of paper upon which are printed, in careful block letters, words such asdrowned, cancer, old age,orchoked on a handful of popcorn.The realization that we could now know how we are going to die changes the world: people became at once less fearful and more afraid. For every possibility...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Fiction / Science Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.75 x 8.85 x 0.99 Inches
Book Weight:1.32 Pounds
Author Biography
Randall Munroe was born in Easton, Pennsylvania on October 17, 1984. He received a degree in physics from Christopher Newport University. He got a job building robots at NASA Langley Research Center. In 2006, he left NASA to draw comics on the internet full-time. He is the author of the popular webcomic xkcd, the science question-and-answer blog What If, and the New York Times bestseller What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions.


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