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  Volume 50, Number 3, July 2009

Table of Contents

In This Issue

pp. i-ii
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Articles

The Emergence of the Professional Patent Practitioner

pp. 519-548
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“Away! Away to Falun!”: J. G. Gahn and the Application of Enlightenment Chemistry to Smelting

pp. 549-568
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What You Say Is What You Get: Policy Discourse and the Regulation of Canada’s First Domestic Communications Satellite System

pp. 569-585
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On the Cover

The Land Speed Record and the Last Green Monster

pp. 586-593
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Shot Fiftieth-Anniversary Plenary Session

SHOT Founders’ Themes and Problems

pp. 594-599
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Globalization and Vulnerability: Challenges and Opportunities for SHOT around Its Fiftieth Anniversary

pp. 600-612
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A Thing for Stories

pp. 613-622
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SHOT at Fifty

pp. 623-630
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Essay

Reconstructing Transportation: Linking Tolls and Transit for Place-Based Mobility

pp. 631-648
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Exhibit Review

The Tobacco Museum of the City of Kavala

pp. 649-657
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Classics Revisited

“A Large Canvas”: Melvin Kranzberg and Carroll W. Pursell Jr., eds., Technology in Western Civilization

pp. 658-668
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Essay Reviews

The Art of Building in Its Many Forms

pp. 669-672
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Conspiracy or Consumer Choice?

pp. 673-676
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Book Reviews

Material Cultures, Material Minds: The Impact of Things on Human Thought, Society, and Evolution (review)

pp. 677-679
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Rethinking Science, Technology, and Social Change (review)

pp. 679-680
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Vernetzte Steuerung: Soziale Prozesse im Zeitalter technischer Netzwerke (review)

pp. 680-681
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Sciences from Below: Feminisms, Postcolonialities, and Modernities (review)

pp. 682-683
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Engines of the Imagination: Renaissance Culture and the Rise of the Machine (review)

pp. 683-685
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Theology and Science in the Thought of Francis Bacon (review)

pp. 685-686
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Making Knowledge in Early Modern Europe: Practices, Objects, and Texts, 1400–1800 (review)

pp. 687-688
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The Encyclopedia of the Age of the Industrial Revolution, 1700–1920 (review)

pp. 689-690
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The Microscope and the Eye: A History of Reflections, 1740–1870 (review)

pp. 690-691
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La Escuela Especial de Ingenieros Industriales de Bilbao, 1897–1936: Educación y Tecnología en el Primer Tercio del Siglo XX (review)

pp. 691-692
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Cities in Modernity: Representations and Productions of Metropolitan Space, 1840–1930 (review)

pp. 693-694
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Modernizing Main Street: Architecture and Consumer Culture in the New Deal (review)

pp. 694-696
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Sprawling Places (review)

pp. 696-698
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Global Electrification: Multinational Enterprise and International Finance in the History of Light and Power, 1878–2007 (review)

pp. 698-699
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Heat, Power, and Light: Revolutions in Energy Services (review)

pp. 699-701
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Bringing Down the Mountains: The Impact of Mountaintop Removal on Southern West Virginia Communities (review)

pp. 701-703
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Coast Lines: How Mapmakers Frame the World and Chart Environmental Change (review)

pp. 703-704
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Tides of History: Ocean Science and Her Majesty’s Navy (review)

pp. 705-706
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America’s Ocean Wilderness: A Cultural History of Twentieth-Century Exploration (review)

pp. 707-708
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Across the Borders: Financing the World’s Railways in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (review)

pp. 708-710
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On Chariots with Horses of Fire and Iron: The Excursionists and the Narrow Gauge Railroad from Jaffa to Jerusalem (review)

pp. 710-711
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Inside IG Farben: Hoechst during the Third Reich (review)

pp. 712-713
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Bilsamhället: Ideologi, expertis och regelskapande i efterkrigstidens Sverige (review)

pp. 714-715
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The Business of Speed: The Hot Rod Industry in America, 1915–1990 (review)

pp. 715-717
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Women in British Imperial Airspace, 1922–1937 (review)

pp. 717-719
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To a Distant Day: The Rocket Pioneers (review)

pp. 719-720
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Hiroshima: The World’s Bomb (review)

pp. 720-721
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Einstein and Oppenheimer: The Meaning of Genius (review)

pp. 722-723
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Seduced by Secrets: Inside the Stasi’s Spy-Tech World (review)

pp. 723-725
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Telecommunications and Empire (review)

pp. 725-726
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Cell Phone Culture: Mobile Technology in Everyday Life (review)

pp. 726-728
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Mobile Phone Cultures (review)

pp. 728-729
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Communications

The Archimedean Screw

pp. 730-735
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