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  Volume 40, Number 2, April 1999

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From: Technology and Culture

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pp. ix-x | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0102


From Craftsmanship to Draftsmanship: Naval Architecture and the Three Traditions of Early Modern Design

pp. 209-236 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0103

Unreliable Mills: Maintenance Practices in Early Modern Papermaking

pp. 237-262 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0105

"The Peril of the Broken Rail": The Carriers, the Steel Companies, and Rail Technology, 1900-1945

pp. 263-291 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0059

The Art of Scientific Precision: River Research in the United States Army Corps of Engineers to 1945

pp. 292-323 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0104

Reliable Knowledge and Unreliable Stuff: On the Practical Role of Rational Beliefs

pp. 324-357 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0098

On the Cover

The Vanderbilt Cup, 1908

pp. 359-362 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0097

Exhibit Reviews

The Boott Cotton Mills Museum and the American Textile History Museum

pp. 363-368 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0101

Oil from the Arctic: Building the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, at the National Museum of American History

pp. 369-374 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0100

Review Essay

Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America

pp. 375-387 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0099

Book Reviews

Technology & the West: A Historical Anthology from Technology and culture

pp. 388-390 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0066

Pasteur's Quadrant: Basic Science and Technological Innovation

pp. 390-392 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0093

This Gifted Age: Science and Technology at the Millennium

pp. 392-394 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0072

The Historiography of Contemporary Science and Technology

pp. 394-395 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0092

Beyond Engineering: How Society Shapes Technology

pp. 395-397 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0084

Natverksentreprenoren: En historia om teknisk forskning och industriellt utvecklingsarbete fran den Malmska utredningen till Styrelsen for teknisk utveckling

pp. 397-399 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0095

Encyclopedia of the History of Arabic Science

pp. 399-401 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0085

Iron Technology in East Africa: Symbolism, Science, and Archaeology

pp. 401-402 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0088

Johann Gutenberg: The Man and his Invention

pp. 403-404 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0075

Due secoli di strumenti geomagnetici in Italia, 1740-1971 (Two Centuries of Geomagnetic Instruments in Italy, 1740-1971)

pp. 404-406 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0062

Mastered by the Clock: Time, Slavery, and Freedom in the American South

pp. 406-408 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0091

Justus von Liebig: The Chemical Gatekeeper

pp. 408-409 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0064

Chemistry and the Chemical Industry in the 19th Century: The Henrys of Manchester and Other Studies

pp. 410-411 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0069

Consuming Power: A Social History of American Energies

pp. 411-413 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0067

Una Luz Que Llego Para Quedarse: Comienzos del Alumbrado Electrico y su Introduccion en Cuba

pp. 414-415 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0061

The Fusion Quest

pp. 416-417 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0070

Wind Energy in America: A History

pp. 417-419 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0086

The Organic Machine: The Remaking of the Columbia River

pp. 419-420 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0096

The Culture of Wilderness: Agriculture as Colonization in the American West (review)

pp. 420-421 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0076

Harvesting the High Plains: John Kriss and the Business of Wheat Farming, 1920-1950

pp. 422-423 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0080

New Pioneers: The Back-to-the-Land Movement and the Search for a Sustainable Future

pp. 423-425 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0073

Constructing a Bridge: An Exploration of Engineering Culture, Design, and Research in Nineteenth-Century France and America

pp. 425-427 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0077

The Philosophy of Railways: The Transcontinental Railway Idea in British North America

pp. 427-429 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0083

Geschichte der Zukunft des Verkehrs: Verkehrskonzepte von der Fruhen Neuzeit bis zum 21. Jahrhundert

pp. 429-431 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0068

The Motel in America

pp. 431-432 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0074

Geschlechterverhaltnisse in Medizin, Naturwissenschaft und Technik

pp. 433-434 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0079

Vom Pianotyp zur Zeilensetzmaschine: Setzmaschinenentwicklung und Geschlechterverhaltnis 1840-1900

pp. 434-436 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0087

BFGoodrich: Tradition and Transformation, 1870-1995

pp. 436-437 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0063

So Many Worlds: Invention, Management, Philosophy, and Risk in the Life of Leroy Hill

pp. 438-439 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0081

Mr. Kaiser Goes to Washington: The Rise of a Government Entrepreneur

pp. 439-441 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0060

Early Television: A Bibliographic Guide to 1940

pp. 441-443 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0090

Television: An International History of the Formative Years

pp. 443-444 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0065

James Joyce's Techno-Poetics

pp. 444-446 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0094

The Werkbund: Design Theory and Mass Culture before the First World War

pp. 446-448 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0089

Ethics and Airpower in World War II: The British Bombing of German Cities

pp. 448-450 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0071

Universal Service: Competition, Interconnection, and Monopoly in the Making of the American Telephone System, and: Telecommunications Competition : The Last Ten Miles

pp. 450-452 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0082

Health Care Policy in Contemporary America

pp. 452-454 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.1999.0078