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cover of The Myth of the Machine:  Technics and Human Development

The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development

by Mumford, Lewis

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Published
1967
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Good
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First
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1967. 8vo sized hardcover with dust jacket; 342 pages plus a section of glossy stock with 48 black and white photographs. From jacket: "This book is an attempt to explain the forces that have shaped technology from prehistoric times on, and have increasingly been shaping modern man. Instead of beginning with the problems of our own generation,… Read more
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cover of International Library of Technology:  Patternmaking Equipment and Operation, Patternmaking Materials, Pattern Requirements, Patternmaking, Green-Sand Molding, Core Making

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Scranton, PA: International Textbook Company, 1916. 8vo size "Christmas" binding: heavy green cloth boards with red leather extended spine and corners bordered with gilt stamping; the book has dark green marbled endpapers with coordinating green cloth pastedowns and red bordered pages. Unconventionly paginated, each section is paginated without any cummulative page totals: more than 200 pages with… Read more
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$71.00
cover of Grinding Wheels and Their Uses: A Handbook and Textbook on Modern Grinding Practice and Theory

Grinding Wheels and Their Uses: A Handbook and Textbook on Modern Grinding Practice and Theory

by Heywood, Johnson

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Published
1943
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Good
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$12.00

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Cleveland, OH: Pention Publishing Company, 1943. 8vo size green clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on spine; 436 toned pages with black and white photographs throughout Contents include: The Abrasive Materials How Grinding Wheels Are Made Theory of Grinding Surface Qualities and Finishes Selecting the Right Wheel for the Job Wheel Shapes and Sizes Truing, Dressing and Balancing Use… Read more
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cover of The Myth of the Machine:  Technics and Human Development

The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development

by Mumford, Lewis

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1967
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Good
Edition
First
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$35.00

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1967. 8vo sized hardcover with dust jacket; 342 pages plus a section of glossy stock with 48 black and white photographs. From jacket: "This book is an attempt to explain the forces that have shaped technology from prehistoric times on, and have increasingly been shaping modern man. Instead of beginning with the problems of our own generation,… Read more
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cover of Elementary Practical Mechanics

Elementary Practical Mechanics

by Jameson, J.M.

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Published
1915
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Good
Edition
2nd
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$16.00

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New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1915. 8vo size black cloth bound hardcover; 321 tanned pages with some black and white engravings and diagrams. Gilt titles on spines and engrossed titles on cover. Contents include: Force General Ideas of Force, Graphical Representation of Velocity, Force, etc. Composition and Resolution of Forces, Velocities, etc. Equilibrium: Three Forces… Read more
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cover of Farm Machinery and Equipment

Farm Machinery and Equipment

by Smith, Harris Pearson

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Published
1948
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Good
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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1948. 8vo size clothbound hardcover; 520 toned pages with drawings and illustrations throughout. Green title block on spine and bright gilt titles on spine. Third Edition of textbook originally published in 1929. Includes Preface to third edition and Preface to first edition. Contents include: Principles of Farm Machinery Soil-Preparation Machinery Seedbed… Read more
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cover of Sound States:  Innovative Poetics and Acoustical Technologies

Sound States: Innovative Poetics and Acoustical Technologies

by Morris, Adalaide (editor)

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Published
1998
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New
ISBN
9780807846704
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$46.00

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University of North Carolina , 1998. with accompanying CD 8vo size trade paperback; 349 bright, white pages From back: "By investigating the relationship between acoustical technologies and 20th century experimental poetics, this collection, with an accompanying compact disc, aims to 'turn up the volume' on printed works and rethink the way we read, hear, and talk about… Read more
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cover of Customer Frustration:  The Insider's Guide to Dealing with Call Centers

Customer Frustration: The Insider's Guide to Dealing with Call Centers

by Nederlof, Ad with Paul Carlstrom

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Charity Bookstall
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New
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$21.00

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New - includes sealed package of postcards (which you can send to call centers that irk you.) Wide 12mo size trade paperback; 113 pages with some black and white illustrations. Back cover is a biography of the author. Edgewear; package of postcards are affixed to inside of back cover. There is a small discolored area on… Read more
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cover of Development Assistance, Export Promotion, and Environmental Technology

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Washington, DC: Congress of the United States office of Technology Assessment, 1993. 98 bright, white pages with some black and white charts. Contents include Developing Country Environmental Needs and Aid; How Aid Can Promote Exports; Aid and Exports: Selected Country Practices; Donor Country Practices. There are impression and/or rust marks from a paperclip inside from… Read more
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cover of Aluminum By Alcoa

Aluminum By Alcoa

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Published
1969
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Good
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$15.00

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Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA), 1969. 112 pages to this softcover with photo illustrated cover and illustrated throughout with color and black and white photographs. Edgewear and light wear to covers; slight creasing to bottom corners, crease or tear across spine. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long… Read more
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cover of Innovation and Commercialization of Emerging Technologies

Innovation and Commercialization of Emerging Technologies

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1995
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780160483479
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$195.00

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Washington, DC: Congress of the United States office of Technology Assessment, 1995. 95 bright, white pages with some black and white charts. Contents include Innovation and Commercialization and Elements of Innovation Systems. Much rubbing to covers. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase price benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning.. Stapled Wraps.… Read more
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cover of Technology and Culture April 2013 Volume 54 Number 2

Technology and Culture April 2013 Volume 54 Number 2

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Published
2013
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Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. The International Quarterly of the Society for the History of Technology. Pagination from 239-435. Contents include: How New Technologies Spread Taming the Microworld: DuPont and the Interwar Rise of Fundamental Industrial Research Mr. Taconite: Edward W Davis and the Promotion of Low-Grade Iron Ore 1913-1955 Nuclear… Read more
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