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A short history of twentieth-century technology c. 1900-c. 1950, Trevor I. Williams

Label
A short history of twentieth-century technology c. 1900-c. 1950
Title
A short history of twentieth-century technology c. 1900-c. 1950
Statement of responsibility
Trevor I. Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the scientific developments and technological advances in a variety of fields, including electronics, energy, aeronautics, and computers, in the light of social, economic, and political trends
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Trevor Illtyd
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1905-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Derry, T. K.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Technology
Label
A short history of twentieth-century technology c. 1900-c. 1950, Trevor I. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A short history of technology from the earliest times to A.D. 1900 / by T.K. Derry and Trevor I. Williams
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing pattern of energy sources -- Fossil fuels: coal, gas, and petroleum -- Natural power -- Nuclear power -- The electrical industry -- The changing pattern of primary production -- Agriculture: with a section on fishing and whaling -- Mining -- Metals and their extraction -- Chemicals -- Textiles -- The internal compustion engine -- Turbines -- The working of metals -- Pottery and glass -- Food technology -- Town planning -- The needs of transport -- Land transport -- Marine transports -- Aeronautics -- Navigation -- Printing and paper -- Electrical communication -- Photography and cinematography -- Computers -- Medicine and public health -- Military technology -- Technology in the home
Control code
8388181
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 411 pages
Isbn
9780198581598
Isbn Type
(Oxford University Press)
Lccn
82004362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)39302
Label
A short history of twentieth-century technology c. 1900-c. 1950, Trevor I. Williams
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A short history of technology from the earliest times to A.D. 1900 / by T.K. Derry and Trevor I. Williams
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing pattern of energy sources -- Fossil fuels: coal, gas, and petroleum -- Natural power -- Nuclear power -- The electrical industry -- The changing pattern of primary production -- Agriculture: with a section on fishing and whaling -- Mining -- Metals and their extraction -- Chemicals -- Textiles -- The internal compustion engine -- Turbines -- The working of metals -- Pottery and glass -- Food technology -- Town planning -- The needs of transport -- Land transport -- Marine transports -- Aeronautics -- Navigation -- Printing and paper -- Electrical communication -- Photography and cinematography -- Computers -- Medicine and public health -- Military technology -- Technology in the home
Control code
8388181
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 411 pages
Isbn
9780198581598
Isbn Type
(Oxford University Press)
Lccn
82004362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)39302

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