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History of Science and Technology

Great inventions

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Abbot, C. G. (Charles Greeley), 1872
Great inventions
New York: Smithsonian institution series, inc., 1932
8 p. l., 383 p. col. front., illus. (incl. map) 123 pl. (incl. ports.) on 67 l., diagrs. 24 cm.

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Contents

[Cover]

[Title page]

Foreword, Abbot, C. G.

Preface

Contents

Illustrations

Chapter I: Pioneering in electricity, pp. 1-16

Chapter II: Dynamos and motors, pp. 17-48

Chapter III: Electrons and x rays, pp. 49-71

Chapter IV: Telegraphy and telephony, pp. 72-112

Chapter V: Radio transmission, pp. 113-134

Chapter VI: The electric light, pp. 135-148

Chapter VII: Prime movers, pp. 149-180

Chapter VIII: Mechanical transportation, pp. 181-238 ff.

Chapter: IX: Household and farm inventions, pp. 239-308 ff.

Chapter X: Outstanding manufactured products, pp. 309-352

Chapter XI: The graphic arts, pp. 353-375 ff.

Index, pp. 377-383 ff.

[Cover]


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