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History of the future

Peter Lorie

History of the future

a chronology

by Peter Lorie

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Lorie, Sidd Murray-Clark.
    ContributionsMurray-Clark, Sidd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB161 .L67 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2053152M
    ISBN 100385261322
    LC Control Number88031034
    OCLC/WorldCa18683499

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