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By Lesley B. Cormack,Andrew Ede

ISBN-10: 1442604468

ISBN-13: 9781442604469

A heritage of technology in Society is a concise evaluate that introduces complicated rules in a non-technical style. Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack hint the heritage of technology via its regularly altering position in society and discover the hyperlink among the pursuit of information and the need to make that wisdom useful.

In this version, the authors research the strong highbrow alternate among East and West and supply new discussions of 2 girls in technological know-how: Maria Merian and Maria Winkelmann. A bankruptcy at the courting among technological know-how and warfare has been further in addition to a bit on weather switch. The additional readings part has been up-to-date to mirror fresh contributions to the sector. different new beneficial properties contain timelines on the finish of every bankruptcy, 70 upgraded illustrations, and new maps of Renaissance Europe, Captain James Cook's voyages, the second voyage of the Beagle, and the most conflict entrance in the course of global struggle I.

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