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Product Description: A dazzling and imaginative combination of fiction and scholarship, this speculative history of the future is a memoir of postmodern times. This second edition shows how the events of 1989 and their aftermath reinforce Wagar's predictions of the future...read more

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9780226869018 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 20, 1989, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of H.

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9780226869025 | 2 sub edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, December 30, 1992), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A dazzling and imaginative combination of fiction and scholarship, this speculative history of the future is a memoir of postmodern times.

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Product Description: Wagar pulls together all aspects of futures studies in this unique volume--comprising a vital introduction to, and defense of, the impressive array of futurist inquiry. The book examines how futurists think and work. It compares and analyzes their ideas on a wide range of topics, including the environment, politics, economics, war and peace, and sociocultural issues...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313265280 | Praeger Pub Text, September 1, 1991, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: Wagar pulls together all aspects of futures studies in this unique volume--comprising a vital introduction to, and defense of, the impressive array of futurist inquiry.

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9780275940492 | Praeger Pub Text, September 1, 1991, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Wagar pulls together all aspects of futures studies in this unique volume--comprising a vital introduction to, and defense of, the impressive array of futurist inquiry.

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Product Description: W. Warren Wagar's A Short History of the Future is a memoir of postmodern times, cast as a history. This powerful and visionary book is narrated by a far-future historian, Peter Jensen, who leaves this account of the world from the 1990s to the opening of the twenty-third century as a gift to his granddaughter...read more

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9780226869032 | 3 sub edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, August 1, 1999), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: W.

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Product Description: Explores the life and work of W. Warren Wagar.Memoirs of the Future is an intellectual autobiography, tracing the life and work of its author as a futurist, from his childhood writings on the belief in progress to his studies of ideas of the future in nineteenth- and twentieth-century thought to his fictional scenario of the next 200 years, A Short History of the Future...read more

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9781586841331 | Global Academic Pub, June 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Explores the life and work of W.

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Product Description: H.G. Wells was acclaimed during his lifetime as one of the most original and creative thinkers of the 20th century, and retains to this day a position of considerable importance in the history of ideas. In 1928 when he wrote this cry for a new age of worldwide knowledge networking, there was no Internet...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780275970260 | Praeger Pub Text, October 1, 2001, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: H.

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9780275975395 | Praeger Pub Text, October 30, 2001, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: H.

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Product Description: With "The Outline of History" Wells started a craze that lasted throughout the 1920s for copycat outlines on every conceivable subject. Coming right after the carnage of World War I, the "Outline" was neither unduly pessimistic and cynical about the human condition nor Pollyannaish about humanity's future...read more
By J. F. Horrabin (illustrator), W. Warren Wagar (introduced by) and H. G. Wells

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9780760758670 | Reprint edition (Barnes & Noble, June 17, 2004), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: With "The Outline of History" Wells started a craze that lasted throughout the 1920s for copycat outlines on every conceivable subject.

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Product Description: The English writer Herbert George Wells (1866–1946) is one of the giants of science fiction. His early novels, The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds, invented a number of themes now classic in science fiction. But he also wrote mainstream novels, journalism, political tracts, a memoir, and purely didactic fiction designed to support his various causes...read more

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9780819567253 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, September 22, 2004, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The English writer Herbert George Wells (1866–1946) is one of the giants of science fiction.

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