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Visions of the future : the distant past, yesterday, today, tomorrow

Author: Robert L Heilbroner
Publisher: New York : New York Public Library : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book based on lectures originally delivered at the New York Public Library, Robert Heilbroner puts forth a theory of history stunning in its simplicity and breadth.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert L Heilbroner
ISBN: 019510286X 9780195102864
OCLC Number: 34203952
Notes: Based on a series of lectures.
Description: ix, 133 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Preview --
The distant past --
Yesterday --
Today --
Tomorrow.
Responsibility: Robert Heilbroner.

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`A worldly philosopher's provocative broad-brush perspective on what the morrow could bring.' Kirkus Reviews

 
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