Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
Size: 53.77 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 In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262161176
Size: 61.32 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."

Society And Technological Change

Author: Rudi Volti
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1464157987
Size: 71.33 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.

Technology A World History

Author: Daniel R. Headrick Professor of Social Sciences and History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199713669
Size: 54.64 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.

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
Size: 20.65 MB
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A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world

Circles

Author: James Burke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743249768
Size: 48.19 MB
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The best-selling author of The Knowledge Web examines the world of technology in a series of essays that originally appeared in his popular Scientific American column, examining everything from hypnotism to electromagnetic fields.

Civilizations

Author: Jane McIntosh
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780563488897
Size: 68.37 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 Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226765
Size: 17.16 MB
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The "code economy" refers to the evolving technologically-driven environment we live in.

A History Of Firearms

Author: W. Y. Carman
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780486433905
Size: 42.75 MB
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Contains a history as well as several illustrations of firearms from their earliest use through 1914 including the development of cannons, mines, ammunition, muskets, handguns, and rifles.

Ancient Syria

Author: Trevor Bryce
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199646678
Size: 72.31 MB
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The three-thousand year story of ancient Syria, from Bronze Age to Imperial Rome: the essential back-story to one of the world's most trouble-prone and volatile regions