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By Colin Hempstead, William Worthington

Comprising 395 essays prepared alphabetically, totally on person gadgets, artefacts, innovations, and items, this can be an up to date paintings of reference for all these keen on educating or getting to know the historical past of twentieth-century technology.

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Duncan Wilson, Centre for History of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of Manchester, United Kingdom. , USA. Bob Wintermute, Scholar in Residence, Army Heritage Center Foundation; Doctoral Candidate, Department of History, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Stewart Wolpin, New York, New York, USA. William E. , USA. Jeffrey C. S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, USA. Yeang, Chen Pang, Program in Science, Technology and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.

Blackwell, Oxford, 1990. Bray, F. The Rice Economies: Technology and Development in Asian Societies. Blackwell, Oxford, 1986. H. Science and Colonial Expansion: the Role of the British Royal Botanic Gardens. Academic Press, New York, 1979. , Busch L. , Eds. From Columbus to ConAgra: the Globalization of Agriculture and Food. University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, 1994. , Ed. Science and Agricultural Development. Allenheld Osmun, New Jersey, 1981. Cittadino, E. Nature as the Laboratory: Darwinian Plant Ecology in the German Empire, 1800–1900.

David L. Morton, Tucker, Georgia, USA. Susan Mossman, Senior Curator, Science Museum, London, United Kingdom. Karel Mulder, Technology Assessment Group, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands. Peter Myers, Department of Chemistry, University of Leeds, United Kingdom. Francis Neary, Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of Manchester, United Kingdom. xxix CONTRIBUTORS Caryn E. Neumann, Department of History, The Ohio State University, USA. William O’Neil, CNA Corporation, Alexandria, Virginia, USA.

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