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Twentieth Century Inventions: A Forecast

George Sutherland

This work from 1901 predicts what technological developments will manifest in the twentieth century. The author, a technical journalist, presents ideas for inventions and new developments in the areas of power, transportation, agriculture, mining, domestic applications, electronic devices, warfare, music, art, and news. Many have come to pass. All of them provide an interesting look into how the next century was imagined and what challenges were anticipated for the progress of society. -(Summary by A. Gramour)

This work from 1901 predicts what technological developments will manifest in the twentieth century. The author, a technical journalist, presents ideas for inventions and new developments in the areas of power, transportation, agriculture, mining, domestic applications, electronic devices, warfare, music, art, and news. Many have come to pass. All of them provide an interesting look into how the next century was imagined and what challenges were anticipated for the progress of society. -(Summary by A. Gramour)
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This work from 1901 predicts what technological developments will manifest in the twentieth century. The author, a technical journalist, presents ideas for inventions and new developments in the areas of power, transportation, agriculture, mining, domestic applications, electronic devices, warfare, music, art, and news. Many have come to pass. All of them provide an interesting look into how the next century was imagined and what challenges were anticipated for the progress of society. -(Summary by A. Gramour)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

6h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

11:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

31:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

43:25


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

27:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

26:36


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

43:54


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

28:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

31:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

40:02


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

31:13


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

24:15


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

18:07


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:07


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:11


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:36