. .
English
United Kingdom
Similar books
More/other books that might be very similar to this book
Search tools
Sign in
Share this book on...
..?
Book recommendations
Latest news
Tip from euro-book.co.uk
Advertising
Paid advertisement
FILTER
- 0 Results
Lowest price: 3.15 EUR, highest price: 35.98 EUR, average price: 11.96 EUR
Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - Pursell, Carol W. / Pursell, Carroll W.
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Pursell, Carol W. / Pursell, Carroll W.:

Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - used book

1979, ISBN: 9780262660495

ID: 801152

The American Revolution and the Industrial Revolution began at the same time, and ever since the development of America and the development of technology have proceeded in tandem, each dependent on and contributing to the other. From the beginning until well into the twentieth century, technical innovation was largely the work of the rugged individualists who have since entered the pantheon of American folklore: their names, coupled with the enterprises they opened up in the chapter titles below, are still for the most part familiar to American readers.Contents: "The Artisan during America's Wooden Age, " Brooke Hindle; "Thomas Jefferson and a Democratic Technology, " Hugo A. Meier; "Benjamin Henry Latrobe and the Transfer of Technology, " Darwin H. Stapleton; "Eli Whitney and the American System of Manufacturing, " Merritt Roe Smith; "Thomas P. Jones and the Evolution of Technical Education, " Bruce Sinclair; "Cyrus Hall McCormick and the Mechanization of Agriculture, " Carroll W. Pursell, Jr.; "James Buchanan Eads and the Engineer as Entrepreneur, " John A. Kouwenhoven; "James B. Francis and the Rise of Scientific Technology, " Edwin T. Layton, Jr.; "Alexander Graham Bell and the Conquest of Solitude, " Robert V. Bruce; "Thomas Alva Edison and the Rise of Electricity, " Thomas Parke Hughes; "George Eastman and the Coming of Industrial Research, " Reese V. Jenkins; "Ellen Swallow Richards: Technology and Women, " Ruth Schwartz Cowan; "Gifford Pinchot and the Conservation Movement, " Samuel P. Hays; " Henry Ford and the Triumph of the Automobile, " James J. Flink; "Charles A. Lindbergh: His Flight and the American Ideal, " John William Ward; "Keaton and Chaplin: The Silent Film's Response to Technology, " George Basalla; "Morris L. Cooke and Energy for America, " Jean Christie; "Enrico Fermi and the Development of Nuclear Power, " Lawrence Badash; "Robert H. Goddard and the Origins of Space Flight, " Barton C. Hacker.The book was originally published in 1979 in the Voice of America Forum Series for distribution outside the United States. This MIT Press edition contains a new preface by the editor. Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas Pursell, Carol W. / Pursell, Carroll W., MIT Press (MA)

Used Book Betterworldbooks.com
Shipping costs:zzgl. Versandkosten, plus shipping costs
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - Carroll W. Pursell
book is out-of-stock
(*)

Carroll W. Pursell:

Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - used book

ISBN: 0262660490

ID: 3577821

The American Revolution and the Industrial Revolution began at the same time, and ever since the development of America and the development of technology have proceeded in tandem, each dependent on and contributing to the other. From the beginning until well into the twentieth century, technical innovation was largely the work of the rugged individualists who have since entered the pantheon of American folklore: their names, coupled with the enterprises they opened up in the chapter titles below, are still for the most part familiar to American readers. Contents: The Artisan during America's Wooden Age, Brooke Hindle; Thomas Jefferson and a Democratic Technology, Hugo A. Meier; Benjamin Henry Latrobe and the Transfer of Technology, Darwin H. Stapleton; Eli Whitney and the American System of Manufacturing, Merritt Roe Smith; Thomas P. Jones and the Evolution of Technical Education, Bruce Sinclair; Cyrus Hall McCormick and the Mechanization of Agriculture, Carroll W. Pursell, Jr.; James Buchanan Eads and the Engineer as Entrepreneur, John A. Kouwenhoven; James B. Francis and the Rise of Scientific Technology, Edwin T. Layton, Jr.; Alexander Graham Bell and the Conquest of Solitude, Robert V. Bruce; Thomas Alva Edison and the Rise of Electricity, Thomas Parke Hughes; George Eastman and the Coming of Industrial Research, Reese V. Jenkins; Ellen Swallow Richards: Technology and Women, education and reference,engineering,history and philosophy,industrial manufacturing and operational systems,science and math,science and math,technology,textbooks Science & Math, The MIT Press

Used Book Thriftbooks.com
used Shipping costs:zzgl. Versandkosten, plus shipping costs
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Technology in America - A History of Individuals and Ideas - Carroll W. Rursell, Jr.
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Carroll W. Rursell, Jr.:
Technology in America - A History of Individuals and Ideas - Paperback

1990

ISBN: 9780262660495

[ED: Paperback], [PU: The MIT Press], Essays examine major American innovations in technology and the inventors who developed them, including Whitney, McCormick, Bell, Edison, Goddard and Eastman., [SC: 1.55], leichte Gebrauchsspuren, gewerbliches Angebot, [GW: 385g], [PU: USA]

Used Book Booklooker.de
milca
Shipping costs: EUR 1.55
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Technology in America: a History of Individuals and Ideas - Pursell, Carol W, and Pursell, Carroll W (Photographer)
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Pursell, Carol W, and Pursell, Carroll W (Photographer):
Technology in America: a History of Individuals and Ideas - Paperback

1981, ISBN: 9780262660495

ID: 13598679593

Trade paperback, Close to new condidtion., Gebraucht, wie neu, [PU: MIT Press (MA)]

Used Book Alibris.com
5Boros Books
Shipping costs:plus shipping costs
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.
Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - Carroll W. Pursell (Editor)
book is out-of-stock
(*)
Carroll W. Pursell (Editor):
Technology in America: A History of Individuals and Ideas - Paperback

1981, ISBN: 0262660490

ID: 11789607271

[EAN: 9780262660495], Neubuch, [PU: The MIT Press], Science|History, Technology|History

New book Abebooks.de
Ergodebooks, RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A. [8304062] [Rating: 4 (von 5)]
NEW BOOK Shipping costs: EUR 1885.10
Details...
(*) Book out-of-stock means that the book is currently not available at any of the associated platforms we search.

< to search results...
Details of the book
Technology in America. - A History of Individuals and Ideas. 2md printing
Author:

Carroll W. Pursell Jr. (Ed.)

Title:

Technology in America. - A History of Individuals and Ideas. 2md printing

ISBN:

0262660490

The American Revolution and the Industrial Revolution began at the same time, and ever since the development of America and the development of technology have proceeded in tandem, each dependent on and contributing to the other. From the beginning until well into the twentieth century, technical innovation was largely the work of the rugged individualists who have since entered the pantheon of American folklore: their names, coupled with the enterprises they opened up in the chapter titles below, are still for the most part familiar to American readers.

Contents: The Artisan during America's Wooden Age, Brooke Hindle; Thomas Jefferson and a Democratic Technology, Hugo A. Meier; Benjamin Henry Latrobe and the Transfer of Technology, Darwin H. Stapleton; Eli Whitney and the American System of Manufacturing, Merritt Roe Smith; Thomas P. Jones and the Evolution of Technical Education, Bruce Sinclair; Cyrus Hall McCormick and the Mechanization of Agriculture, Carroll W. Pursell, Jr.; James Buchanan Eads and the Engineer as Entrepreneur, John A. Kouwenhoven; James B. Francis and the Rise of Scientific Technology, Edwin T. Layton, Jr.; Alexander Graham Bell and the Conquest of Solitude, Robert V. Bruce; Thomas Alva Edison and the Rise of Electricity, Thomas Parke Hughes; George Eastman and the Coming of Industrial Research, Reese V. Jenkins; Ellen Swallow Richards: Technology and Women, Ruth Schwartz Cowan; Gifford Pinchot and the Conservation Movement, Samuel P. Hays; Henry Ford and the Triumph of the Automobile, James J. Flink; Charles A. Lindbergh: His Flight and the American Ideal, John William Ward; Keaton and Chaplin: The Silent Film's Response to Technology, George Basalla; Morris L. Cooke and Energy for America, Jean Christie; Enrico Fermi and the Development of Nuclear Power, Lawrence Badash; Robert H. Goddard and the Origins of Space Flight, Barton C. Hacker.

The book was originally published in 1979 in the Voice of America Forum Series for distribution outside the United States. This MIT Press edition contains a new preface by the editor.

Details of the book - Technology in America. - A History of Individuals and Ideas. 2md printing


EAN (ISBN-13): 9780262660495
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0262660490
Paperback
Publishing year: 1982
Publisher: MIT Press,

Book in our database since 11.07.2007 03:17:36
Book found last time on 06.12.2016 11:20:35
ISBN/EAN: 0262660490

ISBN - alternate spelling:
0-262-66049-0, 978-0-262-66049-5

< to search results...
< to archive...
Nearby books