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The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900

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The Shock Of The Old: Technology and Global History since 1900 - Edgerton, David
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'It's rare for a book to make you see the world differently, but this ... does exactly that on almost every page' Guardian Standard histories of technology give tired accounts of the usual inventions, inventors, and dates, framing technology as the inevitable march of progress. They split history into ages - electrification, motorisation, and computerisation - and rarely ask whether anyone bothered to use these inventions at the time. Shock of the Old is not one of those histories. I Letters exist alongside emails and ...

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The Shock Of The Old: Technology and Global History since 1900 2019, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781788163088

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The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900 2011, Oxford University Press, USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780199832613

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The Shock Of The Old: Technology and Global History since 1900 2008, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781861973061

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The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900 2007, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195322835

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The Shock Of The Old: Technology and Global History since 1900 2006, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781861972965

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