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American technological sublime

Author: David E Nye
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text examines the continuing appeal of the "technological sublime" as a key to America's history, using as examples the natural sites, architectural forms and technological achievements that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David E Nye
ISBN: 026214056X 9780262140560 0262640341 9780262640343
OCLC Number: 36213568
Description: xx, 362 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David E. Nye.

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David Nye always has something interesting and suggestive to say about the role of technology in American culture and society. American Technological Sublime is...a book that can be profitably and Read more...

 
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