search for books and compare prices
The Pursuit of Destiny: A History of Prediction
Descriptions of each edition are found in brief where available. Click details & prices to get more information on a book or to find the best prices for the title.
Sort options: binding | publication date | edition
Book cover for 9780738200958
from Perseus Books Group (November 1, 2000)
9780738200958 | details & prices | 250 pages | 5.75 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $25.00
About: The physicist-author of The Cyclical Serpent traces the history of forecasting from its mystical origins to its evolution as a modern science, drawing on the latest theories of complexity, chaos theory, quantum theory, and relativity to describe the latest methods of scientific, social, and technological forecasting.