Published by Harper & Row, NY, 1965
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Essays on how scientific advances in space may affect life in coming decades. Library markings, edges yellowed. Tape adhesive on cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000267
Published by Vintage (Random House), NY, 1994
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. 2nd Printing. 428 pp. Previous owner's name on preliminary page; a margin note on p. 4. No other markings sighted. Spine uncreased, lightly read. A Yale professor synthesizes various trends in agriculture, economics, trade, international relations, etc. to outline what to expect in future decades. Interestingly, his index omits any mention of Islam, fundamentalism, and terrorism -- three forces that kicked off the new century with a bang. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003949
Published by Regner Publishing (Eagle Publishing), Washington, 1998
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 470 pp. Nearly new. No markings. Ronald Reagan's defense secretary and his co-author present a futurist novel to make the case that the Clinton administration has weakened America with its defense cutbacks. They outline 7 possible war scenarios involving Korea, Russia, Japan, Iran and others and hypothesize how America might respond with its limited resources. Foreword by Margaret Thatcher. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002616
Published by St. Martin's, NY, 1992
Cloth. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 289 pp., index, notes. Nearly new, no markings. Sykes focuses on the spread of "victimization" in U.S. society, the rise of class action suits, etc. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003313
Published by Broadway Books, NY, 2008
Trade. Condition: Very Good. Revised. 263 pp., reference notes, index. With epilogue. Light wear, slight rubbing on spine corner. Text clean. Spine uncreased. No markings. A science journalist gives a readable overview of various trends that could be leading Earth toward catastrophe, possibly in harmony with Mayan prophecies. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005975
Published by Penguin Books, NY, 2000
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. 7th Printing. 388 pp., including large sections for glossary, timeline, bibliography and list of resources, index. Light wear, spine uncreased. No markings. A pioneer in speech recognition software offers projections about the next century of development in artificial intelligence, reaching a point of surpassing human minds. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 010270