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Artifacts : an archaeologist's year in Silicon Valley

Author: Christine Finn
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2001.
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Silicon Valley, a small place with few identifiable geologic or geographic features, has achieved a mythical reputation in a very short time. The modern material culture of the Valley may be driven by technology, but it also encompasses architecture, transportation, food, clothing, entertainment, intercultural exchanges, and rituals.Combining a reporter's instinct for a good interview with traditional archaeological  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Finn, Christine, 1959-
Artifacts.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2001
(DLC) 2001030660
(OCoLC)46661745
Named Person: Christine Finn; Christine Finn
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Finn
ISBN: 9780262272674 0262272679 0585444692 9780585444697 0262062240 9780262062244
OCLC Number: 52235830
Description: 1 online resource (xlix, 246 pages) : illustrations, map
Responsibility: Christine Finn.

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