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Book Information: Dumb Waiter

Dumb Waiter (1952) [Novelette]
by Walter M. Miller, Jr. Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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The citizens of a completely mechanized city have abandoned it in the face of war. Having been programmed to adapt to changes, the central computer is unaware that the city has been abandoned. After a three-year absence, one man returns believing he can reclaim it.

First published in Astounding, April 1952.

Original title: Dumb Waiter
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionTechnologyComputers, Automation, Artificial Intelligence
FictionScience FictionPlanets & SocietiesFuture Earths

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Cities of Wonder (1966) [Anthology]
      Authors: E. M. Forster , Robert A. Heinlein , Brian W. Aldiss , Walter M. Miller, Jr. , James Blish , Henry Kuttner , Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore , Damon Knight , Cyril M. Kornbluth , J. G. Ballard , Don A. Stuart , John W. Campbell , Robert Abernathy , Stephen Vincent Benét

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