Volume 52, Number 3, July 2011

Table of Contents

In This Issue

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Articles

Once More to the Mountain

pp. 441-458
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Machine-Age Communication: Media, Transportation, and Contact in the Interwar United States

pp. 459-484
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Discriminating Appraisals: Cartography, Computation, and Access to Federal Mortgage Insurance in the 1930s

pp. 485-522
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The Complex Environmental Legacy of the Automobile Shredder

pp. 523-547
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Making the Invisible Engineer Visible: DuPont and the Recognition of Nuclear Expertise

pp. 548-573
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Ghost Dancing and the Iron Horse: Surviving through Tradition and Technology

pp. 574-597
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Exhibit Review

The Architects of Rock and Roll: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland

pp. 598-605
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Essay Reviews

Igniting Early Modern Science through Pyrotechnics

pp. 606-609
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History from Between

pp. 610-613
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The Social Construction of Sputnik

pp. 614-617
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Book Reviews

Ships and Shipping in Medieval Manuscripts (review)

pp. 618-619
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Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal du Midi (review)

pp. 620-622
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Materials and Expertise in Early Modern Europe: Between Market and Laboratory (review)

pp. 622-624
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The Arts of Industry in the Age of the Enlightenment (review)

pp. 624-626
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Playing with Fire: Histories of the Lightning Rod (review)

pp. 626-627
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The Heavens on Earth: Observatories and Astronomy in Nineteenth-Century Science and Culture (review)

pp. 628-629
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Aux origins de la chimie organique: Méthodes et pratiques des pharmaciens et des chimistes (1785–1835) (review)

pp. 629-631
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La République des inventeurs: Propriété et organisation de l’innovation en France (1791–1922) (review)

pp. 631-633
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Spoorwegen in Nederland van 1834 tot Nu (review)

pp. 633-635
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Twilight Rails: The Final Era of Railroad Building in the Midwest (review)

pp. 635-636
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Railroad Noir: The American West and the End of the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 637-638
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Hollowed Ground: Copper Mining and Community Building on Lake Superior, 1840s–1990s (review)

pp. 638-640
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Iron Ore Transport on the Great Lakes: The Development of a Delivery System to Feed American Industry (review)

pp. 640-641
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Going for Gold: The History of Newmont Mining Corporation (review)

pp. 642-644
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Eden on the Charles: The Making of Boston (review)

pp. 644-645
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America’s Fires: A Historical Context for Policy and Practice (review)

pp. 646-647
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Perilous Place, Powerful Storms: Hurricane Protection in Coastal Louisiana (review)

pp. 647-649
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Physics and Politics: Research and Research Support in Twentieth-Century Germany in International Perspective (review)

pp. 649-650
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The Commodification of Academic Research: Science and the Modern University (review)

pp. 650-652
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Early FM Radio: Incremental Technology in Twentieth-Century America (review)

pp. 652-654
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Points on the Dial: Golden Age Radio beyond the Networks (review)

pp. 654-655
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Crash: Cinema and the Politics of Speed and Stasis (review)

pp. 656-657
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American Science Fiction Film and Television (review)

pp. 658-660
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Makers of the Microchip: A Documentary History of Fairchild Semiconductor (review)

pp. 660-662
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The Computer Boys Take Over: Computers, Programmers, and the Politics of Technical Expertise (review)

pp. 662-664
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Mobile Communications: An Introduction to New Media (review)

pp. 664-665
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Network-Centric Warfare: How Navies Learned to Fight Smarter through Three World Wars (review)

pp. 665-667
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Tactical Media (review)

pp. 667-669
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The Assault on Progress: Technology and Time in American Literature (review)

pp. 669-671
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The New Holy Wars: Economic Religion vs. Environmental Religion in Contemporary America (review)

pp. 671-672
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