History of engineering & technology books

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Heroes of the Telegraph

Heroes of the Telegraph

Author: J Munro
ISBN: 9780368263804
Format: Paperback
$20.75

This edition of Heroes of the Telegraph by J. Munro is given by Ashed Phoenix - Million Book Edition  Read More >>

Thrifty Science: Making the Most of Materials in the History of Experiment

Thrifty Science: Making the Most of Materials in the...

Author: Simon Werrett
ISBN: 9780226610252
Format: Hardback
$65.69

Shows how early modern science involved many repurposing practices that would be considered green today  Read More >>

The Know-It-Alls: The Rise of Silicon Valley as a Political Powerhouse and Social Wrecking Ball

The Know-It-Alls: The Rise of Silicon Valley as a Political...

Author: Noam Cohen
ISBN: 9781786074904
Format: Paperback
$24.99

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Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism...

Author: Professor Nan Enstad
ISBN: 9780226533315
Format: Paperback
$36.49

Traditional narratives of capitalist change often rely on the myth of the willful entrepreneur from the global North...  Read More >>

Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism...

Author: Professor Nan Enstad
ISBN: 9780226533285
Format: Hardback
$109.48

Traditional narratives of capitalist change often rely on the myth of the willful entrepreneur from the global North...  Read More >>

Calculation and Computation in the Pre-electronic Era: The Mechanical and Electrical Ages

Calculation and Computation in the Pre-electronic Era:...

Author: Aristotle Tympas
ISBN: 9781447174103
Format: Paperback
$196.65

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Exploding Steamboats, Senate Debates, and Technical Reports: The Convergence of Technology, Politics, and Rhetoric in the Steamboat Bill of 1838

Exploding Steamboats, Senate Debates, and Technical...

Author: R. John Brockmann
ISBN: 9780415404112
Format: Paperback
$73.99

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Reflections on Programming Systems: Historical and Philosophical Aspects

Reflections on Programming Systems: Historical and Philosophical...

Author: Liesbeth De Mol ,  Giuseppe Primiero
ISBN: 9783319972251
Format: Hardback
$232.85

This book presents a historical and philosophical analysis of programming systems, intended as large computational...  Read More >>

Art, Technology and Nature: Renaissance to Postmodernity

Art, Technology and Nature: Renaissance to Postmodernity...

Author: Jacob Wamberg ,  Jacob Wamberg
ISBN: 9781138310322
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Since 1900, the connections between art and technology with nature have become increasingly inextricable. Through...  Read More >>

Homo Problematis Solvendis-Problem-solving Man: A History of Human Creativity

Homo Problematis Solvendis-Problem-solving Man: A History...

Author: David H. Cropley
ISBN: 9789811331008
Format: Paperback
$59.49

This book presents the history of modern human creativity/innovation through examples of solutions to basic human...  Read More >>

Challenges in Fluid Dynamics: A New Approach

Challenges in Fluid Dynamics: A New Approach

Author: R.Kh. Zeytounian
ISBN: 9783319810805
Format: Paperback
$310.47

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Disruptive Technologies for the Militaries and Security

Disruptive Technologies for the Militaries and Security...

Author: Ajey Lele
ISBN: 9789811333835
Format: Hardback
$310.47

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Chief Engineer: Washington Roebling, the Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge

Chief Engineer: Washington Roebling, the Man Who Built...

Author: Erica Wagner
ISBN: 9781620400524
Format: Paperback
$26.27

Erica Wagner presents the first full biography of a crucial figure in the American story-Washington Roebling, builder...  Read More >>

Expeditions as Experiments: Practising Observation and Documentation

Expeditions as Experiments: Practising Observation and...

Author: Marianne Klemun ,  Ulrike Spring
ISBN: 9781349845347
Format: Paperback
$119.00

This collection focuses on different expeditions and their role in the process of knowledge acquisition from the...  Read More >>

Exterranean: Extraction in the Humanist Anthropocene

Exterranean: Extraction in the Humanist Anthropocene...

Author: Phillip John Usher
ISBN: 9780823284221
Format: Hardback
$160.57

Exterranean concerns the extraction of stuff from the Earth, a process in which matter goes from being sub- to exterranean....  Read More >>

The Soul of Dna

The Soul of Dna

Author: Jun Tsuji
ISBN: 9781795578905
Format: Paperback
$21.90

The Soul of DNA recounts, for the first time, the role of Sister Miriam Michael Stimson, OP, in the discovery of...  Read More >>

Artificial Darkness: An Obscure History of Modern Art and Media

Artificial Darkness: An Obscure History of Modern Art...

Author: Noam M Elcott
ISBN: 9780226597751
Format: Paperback
$51.09

Darkness has a history and a uniquely modern form. Distinct from night, shadows, and artificial light, artificial...  Read More >>

Mens et Mania: The MIT Nobody Knows

Mens et Mania: The MIT Nobody Knows

Author: Samuel Jay Keyser ,  Lawrence S. Bacow
ISBN: 9780262537117
Format: Paperback
$29.12

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My Life in Agriculture: Book 2 the 1970's

My Life in Agriculture: Book 2 the 1970's

Author: Chester Roistacher
ISBN: 9781727688498
Format: Paperback
$32.04

The 1970's were the years of family growth. We constructed a new deck and added a new addition to our mountain cabin...  Read More >>

The White Paper

The White Paper

Author: Satoshi Nakamoto ,  James Bridle
ISBN: 9781999675929
Format: Paperback
$33.61

A guide to the blockchain technology that is rewriting the rules and transforming our world.  Read More >>

The Royal Society and the Promotion of Science since 1960

The Royal Society and the Promotion of Science since...

Author: Peter Collins
ISBN: 9781108705806
Format: Paperback
$56.90

The first synoptic history of the postwar Royal Society, one of the most prestigious and influential bodies in the...  Read More >>

The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century

The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century...

Author: Tom Morrison
ISBN: 9781476679006
Format: Paperback
$72.91

Between 1900 and 1950, Americans built the most powerful steam locomotives of all time - enormous engines that powered...  Read More >>

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