Stock Code: 001954
The author’s purpose was to acquaint the reader with some of the forces that have caused change in the past, looking in particular at eight innovations: the atomic bomb, the telephone, the computer, the production-line system of manufacture, the aircraft, plastics, the guided rocket and television.
1 in stock
Black cloth covers. Gilt title on spine.
Condition: Very Good. Small, point impact dent on front cover; lower back cover corner a little bumped.
|Book Publishing Details|
|Author:||James Burke (1936-)|
|Publisher:||Book Club Associates, London|
|Size:||260mm Tall, 4to|
|Keywords:||Astronomy, Black Death, Cannon, Thomas Drummond, Dyes, Food Preservation, Haber Bosch, Lathe, Lighthouse,
Limelight, Lydia, Magnetism, Electricity, Maps, Printing, Surveying, Alessandro Volta, C. T. R. Wilson, Telescope, Pike Square,