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  Volume 52, Number 4, October 2011

Table of Contents

Introduction

Intersections: Technology, Mobility, and Geography

pp. 673-677
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Articles

Whiteness, Freedom, and Technology: The Racial Struggle over Philadelphia’s Streetcars, 1859–1867

pp. 678-702
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Designing the Nation: The Belgian Railway Project, 1830–1837

pp. 703-732
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The Crossroads of Technology and Tradition: Vernacular Bicycles in Rural Finland, 1880–1910

pp. 733-756
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Uncanny and In-Between: The Garage in Rural and Suburban Belgian Flanders

pp. 757-787
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Film Review

When Women Were Computers: LeAnn Erickson, Top Secret Rosies

pp. 788-791
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Essay Reviews

Technology, Bodily Limits, and Ways of Knowing: Joy Parr Sensing Changes

pp. 792-795
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“And it is, it is a glorious thing / To be a Pirate King!”: Adrian Johns, Piracy

pp. 796-800
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The Richest Hills Unearthed: Timothy J. LeCain, Mass Destruction

pp. 801-804
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The Uses of Context: Steen Hyldgaard Christensen, Bernard Delahousse, and Martin Meganck, eds., Engineering in Context

pp. 805-808
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Book Reviews

Tacit and Explicit Knowledge (review)

pp. 809-810
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Heidegger’s Technologies: Postphenomenological Perspectives (review)

pp. 811-812
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The Alchemy of Glass: Counterfeit, Imitation, and Transmutation in Ancient Glassmaking (review)

pp. 813-814
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Technology and Culture (review)

pp. 816-817
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Ship (review)

pp. 818-819
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In the Shadow of Slavery: Africa’s Botanical Legacy in the Atlantic World (review)

pp. 819-821
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The Enlightened Economy: An Economic History of Britain 1700–1850 (review)

pp. 821-822
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Midnight Ride, Industrial Dawn: Paul Revere and the Growth of American Enterprise (review)

pp. 823-824
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Historic Canals and Waterways of South Carolina (review)

pp. 824-826
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A Most Magnificent Machine: America Adopts the Railroad, 1825–1862 (review)

pp. 826-827
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Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–1919 (review)

pp. 828-829
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Edison’s Electric Light: The Art of Invention (review)

pp. 829-831
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Verso la Modernità: I bresciani e le esposizioni industriali 1800–1915 (review)

pp. 831-833
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Urban Modernity: Cultural Innovation in the Second Industrial Revolution (review)

pp. 833-835
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Designing Tomorrow: America’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s (review)

pp. 835-837
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Calling All Cars: Radio Dragnets and the Technology of Policing (review)

pp. 837-838
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The Nature of New York: An Environmental History of the Empire State (review)

pp. 838-840
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Jungle Laboratories: Mexican Peasants, National Projects, and the Making of the Pill (review)

pp. 840-842
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In the Shadow of Melting Glaciers: Climate Change and Andean Society (review)

pp. 842-843
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Fixing the Sky: The Checkered History of Weather and Climate Control (review)

pp. 844-845
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Why America Is Not a New Rome (review)

pp. 814-816
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Eating Rice from Bamboo Roots: The Social History of a Community of Handicraft Papermakers in Rural Sichuan, 1920–2000 (review)

pp. 845-847
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Vom “nationalen” zum “sozialistischen” Selbst: Zur Erfahrungs-geschichte deutscher Chemiker und Ingenieure im 20. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 847-848
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Empty Pleasures: The Story of Artificial Sweeteners from Saccharin to Splenda (review)

pp. 849-850
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The Routes of Man: How Roads are Changing the World and the Way We Live Today (review)

pp. 850-852
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Prime Movers of Globalization: The History and Impact of Diesel Engines and Gas Turbines (review)

pp. 852-853
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The Yugo: The Rise and Fall of the Worst Car in History (review)

pp. 854-855
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Petrostate: Putin, Power, and the New Russia (review)

pp. 855-857
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The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind (review)

pp. 857-858
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Becoming MIT: Moments of Decision (review)

pp. 859-860
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The Banham Lectures: Essays on Designing the Future (review)

pp. 860-862
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Technology and Medical Practice: Blood, Guts and Machines (review)

pp. 862-863
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Technikgeschichte: Basistexte, and: Technikgeschichte: Eine Einführung in ihre Konzepte und Forschungsergebnisse (review)

pp. 864-865
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Index

Volume 52 (2011)

pp. 866-890
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