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Unbounding the Future:
the Nanotechnology Revolution

Eric Drexler and Chris Peterson, with Gayle Pergamit
William Morrow and Company, Inc., New York

© 1991 by K. Eric Drexler, Chris Peterson, and Gayle Pergamit. All rights reserved.

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Stewart Brand
Authors' Note
Chapter 1 Looking Forward
Chapter 2 The Molecular World
Chapter 3 Bottom-Up Technology
Chapter 4 Paths, Pioneers, and Progress
Chapter 5 The Threshold of Nanotechnology
Chapter 6 Working with Nanotechnology
Chapter 7 The Spiral of Capability
Chapter 8 Providing the Basics, and More
Chapter 9 Restoring the Environment
Chapter 10 Nanomedicine
Chapter 11 Limits and Downsides
Chapter 12 Safety, Accidents, and Abuse
Chapter 13 Policy and Prospects
Afterword: Taking Action
Further Reading
Technical Bibliography