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The Resource Reality ahead of schedule : how science fiction inspires science fact, Joel Levy

Reality ahead of schedule : how science fiction inspires science fact, Joel Levy

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Reality ahead of schedule : how science fiction inspires science fact
Title
Reality ahead of schedule
Title remainder
how science fiction inspires science fact
Statement of responsibility
Joel Levy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Have you ever wished for a personal jet pack or a robot butler? Do you wonder how you would fare as an interplanetary traveler? Are you eagerly awaiting driverless cars? Reality Ahead of Schedule explores how what we imagine about the future has influenced our ability to make those ideas into reality. There are many vital technologies that science fiction not only predicted, but also helped bring into being
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10820202
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Levy, Joel
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q162
LC item number
.L4385 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Science
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adult
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how science fiction inspires science fact
Label
Reality ahead of schedule : how science fiction inspires science fact, Joel Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2019019664
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781588346704
Lccn
2019019664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1083224420
Label
Reality ahead of schedule : how science fiction inspires science fact, Joel Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2019019664
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781588346704
Lccn
2019019664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1083224420

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