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The myth of the machine : technics and human development

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1967.
Series: Myth of the machine, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990.
Myth of the machine.
New York, Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich [©1967]
(OCoLC)652526346
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis Mumford
ISBN: 0151639752 9780151639755 0151639736 9780151639731
OCLC Number: 415113
Notes: A Harvest book.
Description: 342 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Prologue --
The mindfulness of man --
In the dreamtime long ago --
The gift of tongues --
Finders and makers --
Fore-stages of domestication --
Garden, home, and mother --
Kings as prime movers --
The design of the megamachine --
The burden of 'civilization' --
Invention and the arts --
Pioneers in mechanization.
Series Title: Myth of the machine, 1.
Other Titles: Technics and human development
Responsibility: by Lewis Mumford.

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