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The Resource The wonderful future that never was, Gregory Benford and the editors of Popular mechanics

The wonderful future that never was, Gregory Benford and the editors of Popular mechanics

Label
The wonderful future that never was
Title
The wonderful future that never was
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Benford and the editors of Popular mechanics
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals predictions made in "Popular Mechanics" magazine between 1903 and 1969 about what the future would hold
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Popular mechanics magazine
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benford, Gregory
Dewey number
609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T174
LC item number
.B453 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technological forecasting
  • Technological forecasting
  • Inventions
  • Twentieth century
Target audience
adult
Label
The wonderful future that never was, Gregory Benford and the editors of Popular mechanics
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes both an index of predictions and a general index
  • Illustration on lining papers
  • "Flying cars, mail delivery by parachute, and other predictions from the past"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city of the future -- Home, sweet home of tomorrow -- Mind & word become far-reaching & universal -- Heavy water may prolong life -- Airships supersede battleships -- This unfinished world -- Index of predictions
Control code
ocn522429255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781588168221
Lccn
2010003998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
609 B436 ; P ; XX-N ; C-RT; C1011BT9(LAP)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 522429255
  • (Sirsi) 522429255
  • (OCoLC)522429255
Label
The wonderful future that never was, Gregory Benford and the editors of Popular mechanics
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes both an index of predictions and a general index
  • Illustration on lining papers
  • "Flying cars, mail delivery by parachute, and other predictions from the past"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city of the future -- Home, sweet home of tomorrow -- Mind & word become far-reaching & universal -- Heavy water may prolong life -- Airships supersede battleships -- This unfinished world -- Index of predictions
Control code
ocn522429255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781588168221
Lccn
2010003998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
609 B436 ; P ; XX-N ; C-RT; C1011BT9(LAP)
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 522429255
  • (Sirsi) 522429255
  • (OCoLC)522429255

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