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Bellwether

Author: Connie Willis
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A romantic comedy on two scientists using the chaos theory to predict fads in our society. They are Sandra and Bennet, working on the premise that a tiny action like the flap of a butterfly's wings in Arizona has an impact on the whole world, perhaps resulting in a hurricane in China. The couple's work on fad-diffusion produces comic as well as tragic results.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Connie Willis
ISBN: 0553375628 9780553375626
OCLC Number: 33078699
Description: 247 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Connie Willis.

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A romantic comedy on two scientists using the chaos theory to predict fads in our society. They are Sandra and Bennet, working on the premise that a tiny action like the flap of a butterfly's wings in Arizona has an impact on the whole world, perhaps resulting in a hurricane in China. The couple's work on fad-diffusion produces comic as well as tragic results.

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