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  Volume 54, Number 4, October 2013

Table of Contents

Essays

Wind Turbines and Invisible Technology: Unarticulated Reasons for Local Opposition to Wind Energy

pp. 705-734
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The Pill at Fifty: Scientific Commemoration and the Politics of American Memory

pp. 735-745
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Articles

Industrial Evolution: Mechanical and Biological Innovation at the General Electric Research Laboratory

pp. 746-781
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Invention without Science: “Korean Edisons” and the Changing Understanding of Technology in Colonial Korea

pp. 782-814
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Special Section: Science and Industry in Modern France

Liberty, Equality, Technology: Virtuous Inventors and Base Profiteers in the French Industrial Revolution and Beyond

pp. 815-819
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Enlightened Secrets: Silk, Intelligent Travel, and Industrial Espionage in Eighteenth-Century France

pp. 820-852
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Invention as a Social Drama: From an Ascending Machine to the Aerostatic Globe

pp. 853-887
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At the Speed of Sound: Techno-Aesthetic Paradigms in U.S.–French International Broadcasting, 1925–1942

pp. 888-921
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Classics Revisited

Agency and Industry: Charles C. Gillispie's "The Natural History of Industry," Then and Now

pp. 922-941
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On the Cover

Santos-Dumont's Blimp Passes the Eiffel Tower

pp. 942-946
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Exhibit Reviews

FOOD: Transforming the American Table, 1950–2000: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

pp. 947-956
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Codebreaker: Alan Turing’s Life and Legacy: 21 June 2012–21 October 2013, Science Museum, London

pp. 957-962
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Essay Review

Icons, Frames, and Language Games: Bruno Latour, On the Modern Cult of the Factish Gods

pp. 963-967
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Book Reviews

Tintorería y Medicina en la Valencia del Siglo XV: El Manual de Joanot Valero by Lluís Cifuentes i Comamala and Ricardo Córdoba de la Llave (review)

pp. 968-969
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The Ottoman Age of Exploration by Giancarlo Casale (review)

pp. 970-971
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Automata and Mimesis on the Stage of Theatre History by Kara Reilly (review)

pp. 971-973
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Mercury, Mining, and Empire: The Human and Ecological Cost of Colonial Silver Mining in the Andes by Nicholas A. Robins (review)

pp. 973-975
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Mastering Iron: The Struggle to Modernize an American Industry, 1800–1868 by Anne Kelly Knowles (review)

pp. 975-976
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Speculating Daguerre: Art and Enterprise in the Work of L. J. M. Daguerre by Stephen Pinson (review)

pp. 977-978
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Early Railway Chemistry and Its Legacy by Colin A. Russell and John A. Hudson (review)

pp. 978-980
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The Dawn of Green: Manchester, Thirlmere, and Modern Environmentalism by Harriet Ritvo (review)

pp. 980-981
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The Earthquake Observers: Disaster Science from Lisbon to Richter by Deborah R. Coen (review)

pp. 982-983
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Media Capital: Architecture and Communication in New York City by Aurora Wallace (review)

pp. 983-985
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A World Connecting: 1870–1945 ed. by Emily S. Rosenberg (review)

pp. 985-986
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Car Country: An Environmental History by Christopher W. Wells (review)

pp. 987-988
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Europe’s Green Revolution and Others Since: The Rise and Fall of Peasant-Friendly Plant Breeding by Jonathan Harwood (review)

pp. 988-990
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Seeds, Science, and Struggle: The Global Politics of Transgenic Crops by Abby Kinchy (review)

pp. 990-991
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Der Schuh im Nationalsozialismus: Eine Produktgeschichte im deutsch-britisch-amerikanischen Vergleich by Anne Sudrow (review)

pp. 992-993
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Red Gas: Russia and the Origins of European Energy Dependence by Per Högselius (review)

pp. 992-993
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Being Nuclear: Africans and the Global Uranium Trade by Gabrielle Hecht (review)

pp. 996-997
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Eisenhower’s Sputnik Moment: The Race for Space and International Prestige by Yanek Mieczkowski (review)

pp. 998-999
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Science on American Television: A History by Marcel Chotkowski LaFollette (review)

pp. 999-1001
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Broken Ballots: Will Your Votes Count? by Douglas W. Jones and Barbara Simons (review)

pp. 1001-1003
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Broken Hearts: The Tangled History of Cardiac Care by David S. Jones (review)

pp. 1003-1005
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Biomedical Computing: Digitizing Life in the United States by Joseph Adam November (review)

pp. 1005-1006
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MP3: The Meaning of a Format by Jonathan Sterne (review)

pp. 1007-1008
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Down to Earth: Satellite Technologies, Industries, and Cultures ed. by Lisa Parks and James Schwoch (review)

pp. 1008-1010
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Index

Volume 54 (2013)

pp. 1011-1034
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