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The development of Western technology since 1500.

[Edited by] Thomas Parke Hughes.

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Main Author: Hughes, Thomas Parke.
Published: New York, Macmillan [1964]
Series: Main themes in European history.
Topics: Technology - History. | Technology and civilization
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100 1 |aHughes, Thomas Parke.
245 14|aThe development of Western technology since 1500.|c[Edited by] Thomas Parke Hughes.
260 |aNew York,|bMacmillan|c[1964]
300 |ax, 149 p.|c21 cm.
490 1 |aMain themes in European history
504 |aIncludes bibliographical references.
505 00|tIntroduction /|rThomas Parke Hughes --|tFrom Erewhon to nowhere /|rLewis Mumford --|gRenaissance and Reformation.|tLeonardo da Vinci : natural philosopher and engineer /|rJohn W. Lieb --|tLazarus Ercker and the role of the assayer /|rCyril Stanley Smith --|gSeventeenth and eighteenth centuries.|tThe Grand Canal of Languedoc and its constructor, Pierre-Paul Riquet de Bonrepos /|rSamuel Smiles --|tThe Huguenots and the diffusion of technology /|tWarren Scoville --|gThe Industrial Revolution.|tA sketch of the industrial history of the Coalbrookdale district /|rRhys Jenkins --|tScience and the steam engine /|rMilton Kerker --|tThe engineers and the industrial revolution /|rSamuel Smiles --|tOrigins of the Society of Civil Engineers /|rfrom the Reports of the late John Smeaton --|tThe factory system of production /|rAndrew Ure --|gNineteenth century technology.|tThe genesis of American engineering competition /|tD.L. Burn --|tPeter Beuth and the rise of Prussian industry, 1810-1845 /|rW.O. Henderson --|tAmerica at the world fairs, 1851-1893 /|rMerle Curti --|tCoal tar dye manufacture and the origins of the modern industrial research laboratory /|rJohn J. Beer --|tSullivan's skyscrapers as the expression of nineteenth century technology / Carl W. Condit.
650 0|aTechnology|xHistory.
650 0|aTechnology and civilization
830 0|aMain themes in European history.

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