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The imagineers of war : the untold history of DARPA, the Pentagon agency that changed the world



Year/Format: 2017, Book , 496 pages.
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Publication information: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2017]
ISBN: 9780385351799
Language: English
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Record ID: 3492288
Variant Title: Untold history of DARPA, the Pentagon agency that changed the world
Format: Regular Print Book
Physical description: 496 pages.
Date acquired: March 15, 2017
More creator details: by Sharon Weinberger.
Contents note: Prologue: Guns and money -- An agency for unimagined weapons -- Scientia potentia est -- Mad men -- Society for the correction of Soviet excesses -- Mad scientists -- Welcome to the jungle -- Ordinary genius -- Extraordinary genius -- Up in flames -- A worldwide laboratory -- Blame it on the sorcerers -- Monkey business -- Bury it -- The bunny, the witch, and the war room -- Servants of war -- Invisible war -- Top secret flying machines -- Synthetic war -- Vanilla world -- Fantasy world -- Return of Voldemort -- Epilogue: glorious failure, inglorious success.
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