TITLE

TECHNOLOGY IN THE YEAR 2000 Only a dozen years ago there were no PCs, no CDs, no VCRs, no genetically engineered vaccines. The next 12 years could bring ten times as much progress

AUTHOR(S)
Bylinsky, Gene; Slovak, Julianne
PUB. DATE
July 1988
SOURCE
Fortune;7/18/1988, Vol. 118 Issue 2, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
57866326

 

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