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Helmsmen and Heroes: Control Theory as a key to Past and Future - William Gosling

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1994, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dustwrapper.

From the cover: “This book brings a wide-ranging view of control theory to the general reader. Although it has origins in engineering, control theory gives valuable insights into everyday life. The author takes the reader on a brief tour of positive feedback, negative feedback and the rest, and then applies his theory to a fascinating analysis of politics and economics in the twentieth century. He concludes with a guardedly optimistic view of the future of technology.”

Size: 9½" x 6¼". Pale Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 230 pages.