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    DescriptionAcclaimed one of the "seminal books...comparable in ultimate importance to...Galileo or Malthus or Rousseau or Mill", Cybernetics was judged by twenty-seven historians, economists, educators, and philosophers to be one of those books published during the "past four decades," which may have a substantial impact on public thought and action in the years ahead." -- Saturday Review

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    or the Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Norbert Wiener
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 232
    Width: 133 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 12 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    ISBN 13: 9780262730099
    ISBN 10: 026273009X

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    LC classification: Q175 .W6516 1961, Q175.W6516
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    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    MIT Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    MIT Press
    Publication date
    01 January 1961
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge, Mass.
    Review quote
    "It appers impossible for anyone seriously interested in ourcivilization to ignore this book. It is a 'must' book forthose in every branch of science... in addition, economists,politicians, statesmen, and businessmen cannot afford to overlookcybernetics and its tremendous, even terrifying implications."It is a beautifully written book, lucid, direct, and despite itscomplexity, as readable by the layman as the trained scientist." John B. Thurston , The Saturday Review of Literature