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Cities of knowledge

Cold War science and the search for the next Silicon Valley

by Margaret Pugh O"Mara

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Research institutes -- Location -- United States.,
    • Research parks -- Location -- United States.,
    • Research, Industrial -- Location -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMargaret Pugh O"Mara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ180.U5 M63 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692889M
      ISBN 100691117160
      LC Control Number2003066082

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