Technology and the search for progress in modern Mexico (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Technology and the search for progress in modern Mexico

Author: Edward Beatty
Publisher: Oakland : University of California Press. C 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on three detailed case studies the sewing machine, a glass bottle blowing factory, and the cyanide process for gold and silver refining, this book explores a central paradox of economic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Beatty
ISBN: 9780520284890 0520284895 9780520284906 0520284909
OCLC Number: 961216615
Description: 1 v. (X-342 p.) : illustrations, couv. illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Edward Beatty.

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"Beatty's book is a groundbreaking study, a tour de force that should be required reading for anyone interested in economic development or the history of technology in the nineteenth-century Atlantic Read more...

 
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