The next hundred years

the unfinished business of science by Clifford Cook Furnas

Publisher: Reynal & Hitchcock in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 434 Downloads: 366
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  • Science,
  • Technology,
  • Progress

Edition Notes

Statementby C. C. Furnas ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ162 .F986 1936
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 434 p.
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6343714M
LC Control Number36027050
OCLC/WorldCa1227811

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