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Visions of technology : machines, systems and the human world

Author: Richard Rhodes
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pulitzer Prize winning author Richard Rhodes provides a lively collection of writings about the unexpected and paradoxical ways in which technology has changed our lives.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Rhodes
ISBN: 0684863111 9780684863115
OCLC Number: 45339247
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Description: 400 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portrait ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Richard Rhodes.
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"The book reads like a condensed history of technology, told through the strained voices of those who marvel -- or cower -- at its impact."-Jeff Pooley, Brill's Content "A captivating encapsulation Read more...

 
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