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Book Forum: How We Got To Now

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World Paperback –
by Steven Johnson
Tom McGowen will lead our discussion of this book.

Tom McGowen shares key insights from "How We Got to Now" by Steven Johnson. In this illustrated history, Steven Johnson explores the history of innovation over centuries, tracing facets of modern life (refrigeration, clocks, and eyeglass lenses, to name a few) from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences.

About Tom: Tom is a local CPA who is in the Greensboro Chapter because he likes to hang out around smart, interesting and very cool people

You don't have to read the book to benefit, so join us for a spirited and interesting conversation

https://www.amazon.com/How-We-Got-Now-Innovations/dp/1594633932

Videos: https://www.pbs.org/show/how-we-got-now/#:~:text=How%20We%20Got%20To%20Now%20with%20Steven%20Johnson%20is%20a,of%20these%20innovations%20has%20triggered.

Book Summary: https://fourminutebooks.com/how-we-got-to-now-summary/
When:
Thursday, October 28, 2021, 8:00 AM until 9:00 AM
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Contact(s):
Gregg Schlaudecker
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