Where's my jetpack?: a guide to the amazing science fiction future that never arrived

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It's the twenty-first century and let's be honest things are a little disappointing. Where are the ray guns, the flying cars, and the hoverboards that we expected? In this entertaining book, roboticist Daniel H. Wilson takes a hilarious look at the future we imagined for ourselves, the world we always wanted.
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title Where's my jetpack? : a guide to the amazing science fiction future that never arrived
title_alt Amazing science fiction future that never arrived., Where is my jet pack?
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title_short Where's my jetpack? :
title_sort where's my jetpack? a guide to the amazing science fiction future that never arrived
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