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Product Description: Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale.From the New York Times–bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You, a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas.In this illustrated history, Steven Johnson explores the history of innovation over centuries, tracing facets of modern life (refrigeration, clocks, and eyeglass lenses, to name a few) from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences...read more

Hardcover:

9781594632969 | Riverhead Books, September 30, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale.

Paperback:

9781594633935 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, September 22, 2015), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale.

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9781611763386 | Unabridged edition (Penguin/Highbridge, September 30, 2014), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the New York Times–bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You, a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas.

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Product Description: We live in an age of awesome technological potential. From nanotechnology to synthetic organisms, new technologies stand to revolutionize whole domains of human experience. But with awesome potential comes awesome risk: drones can deliver a bomb as readily as they can a new smartphone; makers and hackers can 3D-print guns as well as tools; and supercomputers can short-circuit Wall Street just as easily as they can manage your portfolio...read more

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9780465058624 | Basic Books, June 2, 2015, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: We live in an age of awesome technological potential.

Paperback:

9780395342473, titled "Teaching With a Purpose" | Houghton Mifflin School, January 1, 1984, cover price $2.36 | also contains Teaching With a Purpose | About this edition: Paperback book

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Product Description: From one of the world’s leading data scientists, a landmark tour of the new science of idea flow, offering revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius, it is MIT’s Alex “Sandy” Pentland...read more

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9780143126331 | Reissue edition (Penguin USA, January 27, 2015), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: From one of the world’s leading data scientists, a landmark tour of the new science of idea flow, offering revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius, it is MIT’s Alex “Sandy” Pentland.

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Product Description: From one of the world’s leading data scientists, a landmark tour of the new science of idea flow, offering revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius, it is MIT’s Alex “Sandy” Pentland...read more

Hardcover:

9781594205651 | Penguin Pr, January 30, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From one of the world’s leading data scientists, a landmark tour of the new science of idea flow, offering revolutionary insights into the mysteries of collective intelligence and social influence If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius, it is MIT’s Alex “Sandy” Pentland.

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Product Description: This book is but the draft of a draft, as Melville said of Moby Dick. There is no prose here to match Melville's, but the scope is worthy of the great white whale. No one could possibly write a comprehensive, authoritative book on ethics, invention and discovery...read more

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9780792381204 | Kluwer Academic Pub, March 1, 1998, cover price $249.00 | About this edition: This book is but the draft of a draft, as Melville said of Moby Dick.

Paperback:

9781461375890 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, October 4, 2012), cover price $239.00 | About this edition: This book is but the draft of a draft, as Melville said of Moby Dick.

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Product Description: Easy to read with hundreds of photos, David Ellyard takes you on a journey through the last 500 years of inventions.

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9781741104899 | New Holland Pub Pty Ltd, October 10, 2009, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Easy to read with hundreds of photos, David Ellyard takes you on a journey through the last 500 years of inventions.

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Product Description: The 20th century was a time of extraordinary change as new technologies and inventions emerged at a bewildering rate. From the amazingly complex to the brilliantly simple, this entertaining and insightful guide investigates mankind's greatest creations and successes, including space travel, television, mechanized war, medicine, video games, skyscrapers, electronic espionage, and much more...read more

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9780340950920 | Hodder & Stoughton, November 1, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The 20th century was a time of extraordinary change as new technologies and inventions emerged at a bewildering rate.

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Product Description: The 20th century was a time of extraordinary change as new technologies and inventions emerged at a bewildering rate. From the amazingly complex to the brilliantly simple, this entertaining and insightful guide investigates the greatest marvels of the last 100 years, including space travel, television, mechanized war, medicine, video games, skyscrapers, electronic espionage, and much more...read more

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9780340950913 | Hodder & Stoughton, April 28, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The 20th century was a time of extraordinary change as new technologies and inventions emerged at a bewildering rate.

Explores the iconic themes of the century such as: flight, space travel, television, mechanised war, medicine, video games, electronic music, skyscrapers and electronic espionage. This book also reveals the story behind why some inventions like the Zeppelin, the hovercraft or the Theremin struggled to make their mark.

Hardcover:

9780340950906 | Hodder & Stoughton, September 6, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Explores the iconic themes of the century such as: flight, space travel, television, mechanised war, medicine, video games, electronic music, skyscrapers and electronic espionage.

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Product Description: A nation's culture and structure influence the type and degree of innovation achievable within its society. Routes exist for any nation, regardless of its structural or cultural elements, to achieve innovative success and economic development...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780899309330 | Praeger Pub Text, October 30, 1994, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: A nation's culture and structure influence the type and degree of innovation achievable within its society.

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