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Technology and culture

Technology and culture

an anthology

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Published by NEL in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York: Schocken Books, (1972).

Statementedited by Melvin Kranzberg and William H. Davenport.
ContributionsDavenport, William H., Kranzberg, Melvin.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15050195M
ISBN 100451426495

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