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Endless horizons,

Author: Vannevar Bush
Publisher: Washington, D.C., Public Affairs Press [1946]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bush, Vannevar, 1890-1974.
Endless horizons.
Washington, D.C., Public Affairs Press [1946]
(OCoLC)555745840
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vannevar Bush
OCLC Number: 1152058
Notes: "The material ... is drawn chiefly from the author's recent writings, speeches, and reports with regard to the problems and opportunities confronting science."--Acknowledgments.
Description: viii pages, 1 leaf, 182 pages frontispiece (portrait) 24 cm
Contents: The inscrutable past --
As we may think --
A program for tomorrow --
The war against disease --
The public welfare --
Renewal of scientific talent --
Reconversion opportunities --
The means to the end --
Research on military problems --
The control of atomic energy --
Research and the war effort --
The teamwork of technicians --
The qualities of a profession --
Our tradition of opportunity --
The need for patent reforms --
Science for world service --
The builders.
Responsibility: by Vannevar Bush; introduction by Dr. Frank B. Jewett.

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