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The shock of the old : technology and global history since 1900

Author: David Edgerton
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a global account of the place of technology in twentieth century history.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Edgerton, David.
Shock of the old.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)637941166
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Edgerton
ISBN: 0195322835 9780195322835
OCLC Number: 70911161
Description: xviii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1. Significance --
2. Time --
3. Production --
4. Maintenance --
5. Nations --
6. War --
7. Killing --
8. Invention --
Conclusion --
Notes --
Selected bibliography --
Acknowledgements --
List of illustrations --
Index.
Responsibility: David Edgerton.
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Offers a global account of the place of technology in twentieth century history.

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