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Technology: A World History
US$14.39

Technology: A World History offers a brilliant history of invention around the globe. Historian...

Power over Peoples: Technology, Environments, and Western Imperialism, 1400 to the Present

Power over Peoples

Technology, Environments, and Western Imperialism, 1400 to the Present

US$27.25

For six hundred years, the nations of Europe and North America have periodically attempted to...

The Tentacles of Progress: Technology Transfer in the Age of Imperialism, 1850-1940

The Tentacles of Progress

Technology Transfer in the Age of Imperialism, 1850-1940

US$58.49

This penetrating examination of a paradox of colonial rule shows how the massive transfers of...

The Invisible Weapon: Telecommunications and International Politics, 1851-1945

The Invisible Weapon

Telecommunications and International Politics, 1851-1945

US$31.49

A vital instrument of power, telecommunications is and has always been a political technology. In...

The Invisible Weapon: Telecommunications and International Politics, 1851-1945

The Invisible Weapon

Telecommunications and International Politics, 1851-1945

US$31.49

A vital instrument of power, telecommunications is and has always been a political technology. In...

When Information Came of Age: Technologies of Knowledge in the Age of Reason and Revolution, 1700-1850

When Information Came of Age

Technologies of Knowledge in the Age of Reason and Revolution, 1700-1850

US$44.99

Although the Information Age is often described as a new era, a cultural leap springing directly...

Communications Under the Seas: The Evolving Cable Network and Its Implications

Communications Under the Seas

The Evolving Cable Network and Its Implications

Bernard Finn, Daqing Yang and 11 more...
The MIT Press (2009)
US$41.99

The technology of undersea communications, from stranded-wire telegraph cables in the 1850s to...