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Science, the endless frontier : a report to the President / Vannevar Bush.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 507.2 Un58s (Text) 2139-3771 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: ix, 184 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : G.P.O., 1945.

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1. Introduction -- 2. The War Against Disease -- 3. Science and the Public Welfare -- 4. Renewal of our Scientific Talent -- 5. A Problem of Scientific Reconversion -- 6. The Means to the End -- Appendices [Medical Advisory Committee, Dr. W.W. Palmer, chairman; Science and the Public Welfare, Dr. Isaiah Bowman, chairman; Discovery and Development of Scientific Talent, Mr. Henry Allen Moe, chairman; Public of Scientific Information, Dr. Irvin Stewart, chairman]
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This influential report described science as "a largely unexplored hinterland" that would provide the "essential key" to the economic prosperity of the post World War II years.
Subject: Science and state > United States.
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World War, 1939-1945 > Science.

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