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|LC Classifications||QH104 .A74|
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|Number of Pages||95|
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Charles C. Mann, a correspondent for The Atlantic, Science, and Wired, has written for Fortune, The New York Times, Smithsonian, Technology Review, Vanity Fair, and The Washington Post, as well as for the TV network HBO and the series Law & Order.A three-time National Magazine Award finalist, he is the recipient of writing awards from the American Bar Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.
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