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              Books in the Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology series

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              Wireless: From Marconi's Black-box to the Audion

              Wireless: From Marconi's Black-box to the Audion (Hardback)

              By Hong, Sungook; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              This text offers a new perspective on the early days of wireless communication. It examines the substance and context of both experimental and theoretical aspects of engineering and scientific practices in the first years of this technology.

              ISBN 9780262082983
              Released AU 15 Oct 2001
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              Isaac Newton on Mathematical Certainty and Method

              Isaac Newton on Mathematical Certainty and Method (Hardback)

              By Guicciardini, Niccolo

              An analysis of Newton's mathematical work, from early discoveries to mature reflections, and a discussion of Newton's views on the role and nature of mathematics.

              ISBN 9780262013178
              Released AU 15 Oct 2009
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              Weather by the Numbers: The Genesis of Modern Meteorology

              Weather by the Numbers: The Genesis of Modern Meteorology (Hardback)

              By Harper, Kristine

              For much of the first half of the twentieth century, meteorology was more art than science, dependent on an individual forecaster's lifetime of local experience. This title tells the story of the transformation of meteorology from a guessing science into a sophisticated physics- ...and mathematics-based scientific discipline.
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              ISBN 9780262083782
              Released AU 15 Sep 2008
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              Spectrum of Belief: Joseph Von Fraunhofer and the Craft of Precision Optics

              Spectrum of Belief: Joseph Von Fraunhofer and the Craft of Precision Optics (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Jackson, Myles W.; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              During the 19th century, scientific practice developed from personal endeavour to business enterprise. This book explores this transformation through a cultural history of the rise of precision optics in Germany, focusing on the career of reclusive optician Joseph von Fraunhofer.

              ISBN 9780262100847
              Released AU 15 Sep 2000
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              American Hegemony and the Postwar Reconstruction of Science in Europe

              American Hegemony and the Postwar Reconstruction of Science in Europe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Krige, John; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              In 1945, the United States was not only the strongest economic and military power in the world; it was also the world's leader in science and technology. This work describes the efforts of influential figures in the United States to model postwar scientific practices and institut...ions in Western Europe on those in America.
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              ISBN 9780262612258
              Released AU 15 Sep 2008
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              The Genealogy of a Gene: Patents, HIV/AIDS, and Race

              The Genealogy of a Gene: Patents, HIV/AIDS, and Race (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jackson, Myles W.; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              The history of the CCR5 gene as a lens through which to view such issues as intellectual property, Big Pharma, personalized medicine, and race and genomics.

              ISBN 9780262533782
              Released AU 15 Feb 2017
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              Sharing Knowledge, Shaping Europe: US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation

              Sharing Knowledge, Shaping Europe: US Technological Collaboration and Nonproliferation (Hardback)

              By Krige, John; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              How America used its technological leadership in the 1950s and the 1960s to foster European collaboration and curb nuclear proliferation, with varying degrees of success.

              ISBN 9780262034777
              Released AU 15 Jul 2016
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              Heredity Explored: Between Public Domain and Experimental Science, 1850-1930

              Heredity Explored: Between Public Domain and Experimental Science, 1850-1930 (Hardback)

              Edited by Muller-Wille, Staffan; Brandt, Christina

              Investigations of how the understanding of heredity developed in scientific, medical, agro-industrial, and political contexts of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

              ISBN 9780262034432
              Released AU 15 Jun 2016
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              Engineers and the Making of the Francoist Regime
               

              Engineers and the Making of the Francoist Regime (Hardback)

              By Camprubi, Lino

              How engineers and agricultural scientists became key actors inFranco's regime and Spain's forced modernization.

              ISBN 9780262027175
              Released AU 15 May 2014
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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              The Age of Electroacoustics: Transforming Science and Sound

              The Age of Electroacoustics: Transforming Science and Sound (Hardback)

              By Wittje, Roland; Series edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.

              The transformation of acoustics into electro-acoustics, a field at the intersection of science and technology, guided by electrical engineering, industry, and the military.

              ISBN 9780262035262
              Released AU 15 Oct 2016
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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