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A History of Mechanical Inventions: Revised Edition

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"The book is without peer in its field." — American Scientist
In this completely revised and enlarged edition of a classic work in the history of technology, a noted scholar explores the importance of technological innovation in the cultural and economic history of the West.
Following an introductory discussion of the place of technology in economic history, the author offer
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Paperback, 480 pages
Published November 2nd 2011 by Dover Publications (first published April 1st 1988)
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Many mechanical inventions have changed society and industry through the ages. Ancient innovations as well as more modern ones are explored in this history. There are some drawings included.
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