Technology James Trefil Scientist in the City

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Scientist in the City

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9780385247979: Scientist in the City

A best-selling science writer explores the technology behind the modern city; how it works, what it can tell us about ourselves, and what new developments in science portend for the city of tomorrow.

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"Clear and coherent...refreshingly clear-eyed and unsentimental."-- Washington Post.

"A highly readable look at cities that casually ranges from mudhuts to glass-and-steel skyscrapers, from the atomic structure of iron to the top of the Sears Tower in Chicago." -- San Francisco Chronicle.

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ng science writer explores the technology behind the modern city; how it works, what it can tell us about ourselves, and what new developments in science portend for the city of tomorrow.

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