An island far from home
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Published:
Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, c1995.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
179 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
690L
Status:
Dupont Hadley Middle - Teen Fiction
F DON
Hull-Jackson Montessori - Kids Fiction
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Mt. View Elementary - Kids Fiction
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Description
The broad range of material included in these volumes suggests to the newcomer the nature of the field of artificial intelligence, while those with some background in AI will appreciate the detailed coverage of the work being done at MIT. The results presented are related to the underlying methodology. Each chapter is introduced by a short note outlining the scope of the problem begin taken up or placing it in its historical context. Contents, Volume II:Understanding Vision: Representing and Computing Visual Information; Visual Detection of Light Sources; Representing and Analyzing Surface Orientation; Registering Real Images Using Synthetic Images; Analyzing Curved Surfaces Using Reflectance Map Techniques; Analysis of Scenes from a Moving Viewpoint; Manipulation and Productivity Technology: Force Feedback in Precise Assembly Tasks; A Language for Automatic Mechanical Assembly; Kinematics, Statics, and Dynamics of Two-Dimensional Manipulators; Understanding Manipulator Control by Synthesizing Human Handwriting; Computer Design and Symbol Manipulation: The LISP Machine; Shallow Binding in LISP 1.5; Optimizing Allocation and Garbage Collection of Spaces; Compiler Optimization Based on Viewing LAMBDA as RENAME Plus GOTO; Control Structure as Patterns of Passing Messages.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0876148593 :
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.9, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
690

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The twelve-year-old son of a Union army doctor killed during the fighting in Fredericksburg comes to understand the meaning of war and the fine line between friends and enemies when he begins corresponding with a young Confederate prisoner of war.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Donahue, J. (1995). An island far from home. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Donahue, John. 1995. An Island Far From Home. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Donahue, John, An Island Far From Home. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 1995.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Donahue, John. An Island Far From Home. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 1995. Print.

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