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The religion of the machine age

by Dora Russell

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology and civilization,
  • Industries -- Social aspects,
  • Industrialization

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDora Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB478 .R87 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2630261M
    ISBN 100710095473
    LC Control Number85200984

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