Engines of creation

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Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1986 - Science - 298 pages
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This brilliant work heralds the new age of nanotechnology, which will give us thorough and inexpensive control of the structure of matter.  Drexler examines the enormous implications of these developments for medicine, the economy, and the environment, and makes astounding yet well-founded projections for the future.

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Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Michael Lancashire - Goodreads

I read this book when I was about 16. I remember being inspired and convinced that we were, please pardon the cliche, "only ten years" away from the brave future Eric Drexler described. Well, as will ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Tantra Bensko - Goodreads

Considering how long ago this was written, this is a visionary book on an important topic, and what he predicted is reasonable. I'd hoped to learn more detail and scientific explanation, but I guess that was too much to ask because of when the book came out. Read full review

Contents

PART om THE FOUNDATIONS OF FORESIGHT 1 Engines of Construction
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The Principles of Change
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Predicting and Projecting
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