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Burke, James
Published by Book Club Associates, London, 1979

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good.. 304 pages.
Text body is clean, previous owner small name stamp. The binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. The dust wrapper is not price-clipped and shows only minor shelf-wear.
James Burke brilliantly examines the ideas, inventions, and coincidences that have culminated in the major technological advances of today. With dazzling insight, he untangles the pattern of interconnecting events: the accidents of time, circumstance, and place that gave rise to the major inventions of the world.