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Author Weinberger, Sharon, author.

Title The imagineers of war : the untold history of DARPA, the Pentagon agency that changed the world / by Sharon Weinberger.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  355.07 WEINBERGER    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  355 WEI    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  355.04 WEINBERGER    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  355.04 WEINBERGER    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  355.0709 WEINBERGER    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction  355 WEINBERGER    Check Shelf
Edition First edition
Description x, 475 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-451) and index.
Contents Prologue: Guns and money -- An agency for unimagined weapons -- Scientia potentia est -- Mad men -- Mad scientists -- Society for the correction of Soviet excesses -- 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.
Subject United States. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency -- History.
United States. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. (OCoLC)fst00529318
Military research -- United States.
Military art and science -- Technological innovations -- United States.
Science and state -- United States.
National security -- United States -- History.
United States -- Defenses -- History.
Military art and science -- Technological innovations. (OCoLC)fst01020921
Military readiness. (OCoLC)fst01021419
Military research. (OCoLC)fst01021439
National security. (OCoLC)fst01033711
Science and state. (OCoLC)fst01108536
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Title Untold history of DARPA, the Pentagon agency that changed the world
Other Form: Online version: Weinberger, Sharon. Imagineers of war New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017 9780385351805 (DLC) 2016017718
ISBN 9780385351799
0385351798
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