The Lost Language by David H. Keller:
Science Fiction Inventions, Technology and Ideas

This is a fascinating story that not only introduces very early examples of machine translation of speech-to-text and text-to-speech, it also is a story about what we would call an autistic boy ten years before Kanner and Asperger wrote their classic papers in the early 1940's. Select an invention:

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