BURKE, James
London: 1979

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.


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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-)
Full title: Connections
Publisher: Book Club Associates, London
Year Printed: 1979
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: English
Category: Technology
Size: 260mm Tall, 4to
Pages: 304
Stock Code: 001954
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,

Additional information

Weight 1.14 kg