Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262161176
Size: 52.81 MB
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology A World History

Author: Daniel R. Headrick Professor of Social Sciences and History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199713669
Size: 77.43 MB
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Technology: A World History offers an illuminating backdrop to our present moment--a brilliant history of invention around the globe.

Circles

Author: James Burke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439127957
Size: 29.13 MB
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Whether exploring electromagnetic fields, the origin of hot chocolate, or DNA fingerprinting, these essays -- which originally appeared in James Burke's popular Scientific American column -- all illustrate the serendipitous and surprisingly ...

Society And Technological Change

Author: Rudi Volti
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1464157987
Size: 32.16 MB
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Brimming with Rudi Volti’s expertise and enthusiasm for its dynamic subject, this always timely volume helps students grasp the vast societal implications of a wide range of technological breakthroughs, both historic and contemporary.

The Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226773
Size: 58.17 MB
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We are in another of those stages now. The Code Economy explains how the advance of code is once again fundamentally altering the nature of work and the human experience.

Civilizations

Author: Jane McIntosh
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780563488897
Size: 71.17 MB
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Civilizations takes the reader forward from the earliest days of human settlement to the civilizations of the New World overthrown by the Spanish Conquistadors.

The Sea And Civilization

Author: Lincoln Paine
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1782393579
Size: 30.96 MB
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A monumental, wholly accessible work of scholarship that retells human history through the story of mankind's relationship with the sea.

On Paper

Author: Nicholas A. Basbanes
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385350449
Size: 21.15 MB
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Lavishly researched, compellingly written, this masterful guide illuminates paper’s endless possibilities.

Ancient Egypt 39 000 Bce

Author: Edward F. Malkowski
Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co
ISBN: 1591431093
Size: 71.12 MB
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This book reveals that some Egyptian ruins show markings of a sophisticated machining process.