Book ID: CBB649414550

The Wonderful Century: The Age of New Ideas in Science and Invention (2018)


Wallace, Alfred Russel (Author)


Publication Date: 2018
Physical Details: 544
Language: English

First published in 1925. This study examines the advances in engineering and science in the nineteenth century. The author examines topics on locomotion and sea travel, photography, chemistry, electricity amongst many other industrial and scientific developments. This title will be of interest to historians as well as scientists and engineers.

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Authors & Contributors
Rowlinson, John S.
MacLeod, Christine
Tann, Jennifer
Burroughs, Stuart
International Journal for the History of Engineering and Technology
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
British Journal for the History of Science
Slavic Review
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
Technology and Culture
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
W. W. Norton & Co.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Inventors and invention
Steam engines; steam turbines
Technological innovation
Watt, James
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron
Carver, Thomas
Faraday, Michael
Tolstoy, Aleksey Nikolayevich
Randel, John
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
20th century, early
20th century
17th century
Great Britain
United States
Bath (England)
Soviet Union
New York (U.S.)

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