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Science and technology in the Industrial Revolution

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Published by Gordon and Breach in New York .
Written in English

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Technology -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Industrial revolution -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A.E. Musson & Eric Robinson ; foreword in the second printing by Margaret C. Jacobs.
      SeriesClassics in the history and philosophy of science,, v. 3, Classics in the history and philosophy of science ;, 3.
      ContributionsRobinson, Eric, 1924-
      LC ClassificationsQ127.G4 M83 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 534 p. ;
      Number of Pages534
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2193095M
      ISBN 102881243827
      LC Control Number89011957

      Jennifer Tucker is a historian of art, science, and technology in the history department at Wesleyan University. The author of Nature Exposed: Photography as Eyewitness in Victorian Science, she has published several articles and edited several works on visual history in the 19th century in tly she is completing a Photography and Law Reader (Bloomsbury Academic Press.

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