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Can we survive our future?

George R. Urban

Can we survive our future?

A symposium

by George R. Urban

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology and civilization,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 1950-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and introduced by G. R. Urban, in collaboration with Michael Glenny.
    ContributionsGlenny, Michael., Radio Free Europe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB428 .U7 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 399 p
    Number of Pages399
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19695019M
    LC Control Number76178687

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