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Transforming the Twentieth Century

Technical Innovations and Their Consequences

Transforming the Twentieth Century( )
Author: Smil, Vaclav
Publication Date:Apr 2006
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $83.00
Book Description:

Post-WW1 inventions and innovations transformed the fundamental technical advances that created the modern world between 1867 and 1914 and added new capabilities ranging from both commercial and military uses of nuclear energy to the universal diffusion of microprocessors. This book examines all of these techincal transformations and appraises their economic, social, strategic and environmental impacts.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.009 x 6.123 x 1.17 Inches
Book Weight:1.54 Pounds

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