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Author: K Eric Drexler
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Forecasts
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Drexler, K. Eric.
Engines of creation.
Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1986
(OCoLC)623109878
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: K Eric Drexler
ISBN: 0385199724 9780385199728 0385199732 9780385199735
OCLC Number: 12752328
Description: xii, 298 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / Marvin Minsky --
Acknowledgments --
Part 1: Foundations Of Foresight --
1: Engines of construction --
2: Principles of change --
3: Predicting and projecting --
Part 2: Profiles Of The Possible --
4: Engines of abundance --
5: Thinking machines --
6: World beyond earth --
7: Engines of healing --
8: Long life in a open world --
9: Door to the future --
10: Limits to growth --
Part 3: Dangers And Hopes --
11: Engines of destruction --
12: Strategies and survival --
13: Finding the facts --
14: Network of knowledge --
15: Worlds enough, and time --
Afterword --
Notes and references --
Glossary --
Index.
Responsibility: K. Eric Drexler ; foreword by Marvin Minsky.

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