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How the World Really Works by Vaclav Smil
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product description In many ways, science has changed the world, but in some cases, scientific advancement may be doing more harm than good. How the World Really Works by Vaclav Smil is a 384-page book that offers thought-provoking reflections on seven technologies that much of humankind relies on daily. Gain a unique perspective as you take in facts about the history of each tech item, how it's used today and its outlook for the future. Written by one of Foreign Policy's Top 100 Global Thinkers, this book doesn't hesitate to go in-depth on topics most people haven't considered before.
- Hardcover: 336 pages
- Published by Viking: May 2022
- Dimensions: 9 H x 6 W in
- Weight: 1.2 lb