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The author 'awoke' from years of computer worship to the less welcome side-effects of information mania. Replacing his faith in the virtue of technology is a feeling that the raison d'etre of the industry is to hook the culture on the manic velocity of data and lose interest in slower deliberation.

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9780349109480 | Gardners Books, September 4, 1997, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: The author 'awoke' from years of computer worship to the less welcome side-effects of information mania.

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Explores the myths of the information age and offers a balanced perspective on technology's ever-changing face and its sometimes invisible effects on culture as a whole

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9780060187019 | Harper San Francisco, April 1, 1997, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Explores the myths of the information age and offers a balanced perspective on technology's ever-changing face and its sometimes invisible effects on culture as a whole

Paperback:

9780062515513 | Rev upd edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 1998), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Explores the myths of the information age and offers a balanced perspective on technology's ever-changing face and its sometimes invisible effects on culture as a whole

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A study of the devastating impact of Alzheimer's disease combines portraits of patients, their families, and caregivers with an analysis of the signs, symptoms, and implications of the disease and a close-up look at the search for a cure. (view table of contents)

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9780385498388 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, January 1, 2003), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A study of the devastating impact of Alzheimer's disease combines portraits of patients, their families, and caregivers with an analysis of the signs, symptoms, and implications of the disease and a close-up look at the search for a cure.

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A study of the devastating impact of Alzheimer's disease combines portraits of patients, their families, and caregivers with an analysis of the signs, symptoms, and implications of the disease and a close-up look at the search for a cure. (view table of contents)

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9780385498371 | 1 edition (Doubleday, September 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A study of the devastating impact of Alzheimer's disease combines portraits of patients, their families, and caregivers with an analysis of the signs, symptoms, and implications of the disease and a close-up look at the search for a cure.

Paperback:

9781587241741 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, February 1, 2002), cover price $25.95

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9780307704443, titled "The Genius in All of Us: Why Everything You Have Been Told About Genetics, Talent, and IQ Is Wrong" | Unabridged edition (Random House, March 9, 2010), cover price $30.00

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Hardcover:

9780385523653, titled "The Genius in All of Us: Why Everything You've Been Told About Genetics, Talent, and IQ Is Wrong" | Doubleday, March 9, 2010, cover price $26.95

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A fascinating history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, the development of artificial intelligence, and other fields, from its origins in India around A.D. 500 to the present day. Simultaneous.
By Rick Adamson (narrator) and David Shenk

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9780739340042 | Abridged edition (Random House, September 5, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, and the development of artificial intelligence.

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A fascinating history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, the development of artificial intelligence, and other fields, from its origins in India around A.D. 500 to the present day. 60,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780385510103 | Doubleday, September 5, 2006, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, and the development of artificial intelligence.

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A fascinating history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, the development of artificial intelligence, and other fields, from its origins in India around A.D. 500 to the present day. Reprint.

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9781400034086 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, October 2, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A fascinating history of chess explains how the game, its rules, and its pieces have had a profound influence on military strategy, literature, the arts, mathematics, the development of artificial intelligence, and other fields, from its origins in India around A.

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A guide to the language terms coined during the almost thirty-year following of The Grateful Dead, as known by their most dedicated and obsessed fans, provides the meanings to terms such as 'clams' and 'crunchy buttered toast.' Original.

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9780385474023 | Main Street Books, September 1, 1994, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A guide to the subculture surrounding the band alphabetically organizes Dead trivia, Deadhead biographies, and music terminology

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