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Victorian Technology

Victorian Technology
Author : Herbert L. Sussman
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Total Pages : 169
Release : 2009
ISBN 10 : 9780275991692
ISBN 13 : 0275991695
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Victorian Technology Book Description:

An enlightening history of 19th-century technology, focusing on the connections between invention and cultural values. * A chronology marking dates of important inventions and innovations, the passage of laws relating to finance and working conditions, workers' organizations, and transformations in warfare. * Detailed drawings and photographs of inventions and structures, such as the locomotive, steam engine, iron bridges and railways stations, the Crystal Palace, and the Victorian computer

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