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The Chess Machine

AUDIO PLAYAWAY (1): Unabridged
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Type
Audio Book on Playaway
ITEM#
MP1484
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ISBN
9781606401484
Date Published
12/1/2008

This breathtaking historical adventure set in 1770 Vienna tells of an astonishing invention: an unbeatable chess-playing automaton. Hailed as the century's greatest innovation, it is really only a brilliant illusion. Based on a true story,full of envy, lust, murder, scandal, and deception. "It's all great fun and mercifully free of any tedious chess talk."—Washington Post