A history of technology, Volume 5

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Clarendon Press, 1958 - Technology
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Contents

GROWTH OF FOOD PRODUCTION by G E FUSSELL
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MACHINERY FOR COTTON FLAX WOOL
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MACHINETOOLS by D F GALLOWAY Director of Research Production
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METALLURGY AND ASSAYING by CYRIL STANLEY SMITH and R j FORBES
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THE STEEL INDUSTRY by H R SCHUBERT Historical Investigator to
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NEW EXTRACTION PROCESSES FOR METALS by R CHADWICK
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WINDMILLS by REX WAILES
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PETROLEUM by R J FORBES Professor of History of Pure and Applied Sciences
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An early oiltanker From B MARTELL Ibid 28 PI I fig 3 1887
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Elevation of the Vaderland After B MARTELL Ibid 28 PI I fig 5 1887 D E Woodall
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Constructional section of oiltanker After T WALTON Steel Ships fig 78 London Griffin 1901
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Macfarlane Grays hunting gear Diagram by the author
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Froudes sketch After w FROUDE Trans Instn nav Archit Land 18 PI VI fig 4 1877 D E Woodall
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Kelvins pattern of wavetram Diagram by the author
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Experimental check Diagram by the author
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TAILPIECE Intermediate shaft After w H WEBB Pictorial History of the Great Eastern Steamship p 18 London 1858 D E Woodall
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TRADESMENS TOOLS c 15001850 by R A SALAMAN
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THE STATIONARY STEAMENGINE 18301900 by A STOWERS
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Swan carbonfilament lamp After j DREDGE Ed Electric Illumination Vol 1 fig 693 London
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FARMTOOLS VEHICLES AND HARNESS 15001900 by OLGA BEAUMONT
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THE MARINE STEAMENGINE by H PHILIP SPRATT Deputy Keeper
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SPINNING AND WEAVING by R PATTERSON
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INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES by D c FIELD Research His
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THE GENERATION OF ELECTRICITY by C MACKECHNIE JARVIS
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Electric line From D H NEALE Ed Recent Locomotives enl ed fig 499 New York 1886 346
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FIGURED FABRICS by the late j F FLANAGAN
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GLASS by R j CHARLESTON and L M ANGUSBUTTERWORTH
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THE DISTRIBUTION AND UTILIZATION OF ELECTRICITY
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German Drachen kiteballoon After j LECORNU La navigation airiennc 6th ed fig 225 Pins
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Swan lamp bracket After j DREDGE Ed Ibid Vol 1 fig 697 D E Woodall
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Offices of Engineering 1882 D E Woodall
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TAILPIECE The electric motor From Elect Rev Land 18 fig on p 516 1886
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THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY
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Slackash revolver After o LUNGE Ibid Vol 2 fig 183 E Norman
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Drawing a charge After R H SHERARD Pearsons Mag 2 54 1896 D E Woodall
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Sohay carbonating tower After G LUNGE A Theoretical and Practical Treatise on the Manufacture of Sulphuric Acid and Alkali with the Collateral B...
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Schreib kiln After o LUNGE Ibid Vol 3 fig 17 D E Woodall
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Solvays apparatus After G LUNGE Ibid Vol 3 fig 52 E Norman
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Kessler sulphuric acid concentrator After SIR GILBERT T MORGAN and D D PRATT British Chemical Industry its Rise and Development fig 14 Lo...
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Inorganic 6th ed rev Vol 1 p 375 fig 8 London The Technical Press 1954 D E Woodall
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Coalfired phosphorus retort After R E THRELFALL The Story of One Hundred Years of Phosphorus Making 18511951 fig 2 Oldbury Albright Wil...
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Original electric phosphorus furnace After R E THRELFALL Ibid fig 4 E Norman
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DYESTUFFS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYbyE J HOLMYARD
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DYESTUFFS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY by E j HOLMYARD 137 The madder plant From j PARKINSON Theatrum botanicum p 274 fig 1...
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The indigo plant From j PARKINSON Ibid p 600 fig 3 Right
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Wood Isatis tinctoria L From j PARKINSON Ibid p 600 fig 3 Left
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Woodmill After F SHERWOOD TAYLOR A History of Industrial Chemistry PI v111 A London Heinemann 1957 D E Woodall
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Weld Reseda luteola From j PARKINSON Theatrum botanicum p 603 fig 1 London 1640
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An example ofisomerism After diagram by the author K F Rowland
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The Birth of the Synthetic Dyestuff Industry Research Land 9 168 fig 2 1956 D E Woodall
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KekuUs conception of the benzene molecule After diagram by the author K F Rowland
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The molecule of naphthalene After diagram by the author K F Rowland
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The molecule of anthracene After diagram by the author K F Rowland
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TAILPIECE Contemporary cartoon ofKekulfs benzene formula After j KENDALL Great Discoveries by Young Chemists fig 10 London Nelson 195...
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EXPLOSIVES by j MCGRATH Nobel Division Imperial Chemical Industries
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EXPLOSIVES by j MCGRATH 147 Apparatus for manufacture of nitroglycerine From o GUTTMANN The Manufacture of Explosives Vol 2 fig 16...
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Glycerine nitrator After o GUTTMANN Ibid Vol 2 fig 173 D E Woodall
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Nitroglycerine washingvessel After o GUTTMANN IKd Vol 2 fig 187 D E Woodall
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Dynamite cartridging machine After A MARSHALL Explosives 2nd ed Vol 1 fig 72 London Churchill 1917 D E Woodall
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McRobertss incorporator After A MARSHALL Ibid Vol 1 fig 73 D E Woodall
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Cartridging machine After A MARSHALL Ibid Vol 1 fig 74 D E Woodall
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FINE CHEMICALS by ARTHUR w SLATER
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LAND DRAINAGE AND RECLAMATION by L E HARRIS
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THE DEVELOPMENT OF RAILWAY ENGINEERINGbyc HAMIL
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MACHINES AND MECHANISMS by A p USHER
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CERAMICS FROM THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY TO THE RISE OF THE STAFFORD
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Lingfield The Oakwood Press 1955 D E Woodall
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TAILPIECE The first passenger locomotive FromF D KLINGENDER Art and the Industrial Revolu tion p 160 London Royle Publications 1947
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SHIPBUILDING by A M ROBB formerly Professor of Naval Architecture
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SHIPBUILDING by A M ROBB 183 Constructional diagrams After A GILCHRIST Proc Scottish Shipb Ass 6 18645 D E Woodall
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Production of ships Diagram by the author
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Diagram offorees Diagram by the author
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Arrangements of shell plating Diagram by the author
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GLASS by L M ANGUSBUTTERWORTH
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Types of frame Diagram by the author
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The Lubber cylinderblowing machine After R MCGRATH and A c FROST Glass in Architecture and Decoration p 61 London The Architectural Pres...
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Diagram of Fourcault process After The Fourcault Process Glass Ind 91751928 New York Ogden Publishing Company P E Price 679
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their Construction and Maintenance 2nd ed fig 60 London Griffin 1902
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City of Rome After w jOHN Trans Instn nav Archil Land 28 PI x1l 1887 D E Woodall
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Crosssection through a Mclntyre tank From B MARTELL Ibid 18 PI xvm fig 3 1877
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Constructional midship sections After T WALTON Steel Ships fig 58 London Griffin 1901 D E Woodall
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Campania and Lucania elevation and plan From T WALTON Ibid fig 57 376 7
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Blue Funnel cargo liner constructional sections After H B WORTLEY Ibid 42 PI xv1 fig 6 1900
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AERONAUTICS by PETER w BROOKS Technical Assistant to the Chairman
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AERONAUTICS by PETER w BROOKS 204 The 1908 Wright biplane After R FERRIS How to Fly p 81 London Nelson 1953 E Norman
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heavierthanair aircraft Part
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Leonardo da Vincis ornithopter project After C H GIBBSSMITH A History of Flying fig 17
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Montgolfiere hotair balloon From j LECORNU La navigation aerienne 6th ed fig 26 Paris Librairie Vuibert 1913
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Charliere hydrogen balloon From GERTRUDE BACON Balloons Airships and Flying Machines p 22 London Nelson 1905
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E Norman
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1u Histoire de 1aeionautique
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MECHANICAL ROADVEHICLES by D c FIELD
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MECHANICAL ROADVEHICLES by D c FIELD
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MACHINETOOLS by K R GILBERT
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Ricketts improved roadsteamer After w w BEAUMONT Ibid Vol 1 fig 20 D E Woodall
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First Benz threeaheeled vehicle From W W BEAUMONT Motor Vehicles and Motors Vol I figs
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CARTOGRAPHY AND AIDS TO NAVIGATIONbyo H FRYERo B E
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BuiLDINGANDClVILENGINEERINGCONSTRUCTIONbyS B HAMILTON O B E
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CARTOGRAPHY AND AIDS TO NAVIGATION by D H FRYER
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BUILDING MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES by s B HAMILTON
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WATERSUPPLY by j KENNARD
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BRIDGES AND TUNNELS byn SHIRLEY SMITH O B E Director
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ROADS TO c 1900 by R j FORBES
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HYDRAULIC ENGINEERING by j ALLEN Professor of Engineering
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INLAND WATERWAYS OUTSIDE BRITAIN by ROGER
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WATERSUPPLY by F E BRUCE Department of Civil Engineering Imperial
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WOVEN FABRICS by D
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SHIPBUILDING by GEORGE NAISH
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HOSIERY AND LACE by F
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CARTOGRAPHY by R A SKELTON
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THE WORKING OF METALS by R CHADWICK
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DREDGING by G DOORMAN
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TELEGRAPHY by G R M GARRATT
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CERAMICS by IREEN JAMESON
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THE BEGINNING OF THE CHANGE FROM CRAFT MYSTERY TO SCIENCE AS
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GLASS TECHNOLOGY by R W DOUGLAS Professor of Glass Technology
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London Constable 1929 P E Price
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Early Siemens regenerative tank furnace AfterF w HODKIN and A COUSEN Wi fig 122 E Norman
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TAILPIECE Freehand blowing of bottles From an engraving by R E GRAVELOT Photograph London Hulton Picture Library
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PRINTING AND RELATED TRADES by w TURNER BERRY Librarian
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PRINTING AND RELATED TRADES by w TURNER BERRY 366 Pivotal typecasting machine From T MACKELLAR The American Printer p 31 P...
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The Young and Delcambre typecomposing machine From Die Setzmaschine von Young und Del cambre J Buchdruck fig facing p 15 January 1843
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The Linotype blower composing machine After w MENGEL Die Linotype Erreichte Das Ziel p 65
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Diagrammatic illustration of the principles of operation After diagram by the author D E Woodall
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an Historical Sketch of the Origin and Progress of the Art of Printing fig facing p 637 London 1825 E Norman
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The Columbian press From w SAVAGE Practical Hints on Decorative Printing Pl facing p 99
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An early form of the Albion press From w SAVAGE Ibid Pl following p 98
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The type of perfecting press From D LARDNER et al The Great Exhibition and London in 1851
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an Historical Sketch of the Origin and Progress of the Art of Printing fig facing p 696 London 1825
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The Hoe tenfeeder From R HOE A Short History of the Printing Press p 35 New York published for the author 1902
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The press constructed by William Bullock From R HOE Ibid p 43
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A woodcut from the news pamphlet Trewe Encountre From an early news pamphlet now in the Uni versity Library Cambridge full details of which a...
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A woodengraver at work From c TOMLINSON Illustrations of Trades fig 713 London 1867
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H S Cropper Companys Minerva From an advertisement for H S Cropper Company in The Printers Register Supplement p 405 6 December 1872
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PHOTOGRAPHY
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The first illustration of a camera obscura After H GERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM The History of Photography fig I London Oxford Unive...
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Johann Zahns reflex box camera obscura After H GERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM W fig 5
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Daguerreotype outfit After H GERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM Ibid fig 36 P E Price
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Alexander Wolcotts mirror camera After H GERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM Ibid fig 54
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Willatsfolding camera After H OERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM Ibid f1 tf P E Price
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Travelling photographers darktent After H GERNSHEIM and ALISON GERNSHEIM Ibid fig 178
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CINEMATOGRAPHY
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PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION OF RUBBER by s s PICKLES
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EDUCATION FOR AN AGE OF TECHNOLOGY bysiR ERIC ASHBY
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TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONbyCHARLES
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TECHNOLOGY AND ITS SOCIAL CONSEOJLJENCES by
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LIST OF CONTENTS OF VOLUMES IIV
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INDEXES
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