Volume 55, Number 3, July 2014

Table of Contents

Articles

Not the Eads Bridge: An Exploration of Counterfactual History of Technology

pp. 521-559
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Agribusiness, the Family Farm, and the Politics of Technological Determinism in the Post–World War II United States

pp. 560-590
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Depersonalizing the Arcanum

pp. 591-621
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The Geography of Radionavigation and the Politics of Intangible Artifacts

pp. 622-674
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Fashion, Tradition, and Innovation in Button Manufacturing in Early Modern Italy

pp. 675-710
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Beyond Words

Films in the Archive: Hollywood in Detroit

pp. 711-715
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Exhibit Review

Collider: Step Inside the World’s Greatest Experiment: 13 November 2013–5 May 2014, Science Museum, London

pp. 716-722
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Essay Reviews

Nuclear Syntheses: Audra J. Wolfe, Competing with the Soviets; Martin V. Melosi, Atomic Age America

pp. 723-725
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A Revolting Development: Matthew Wisnioski, Engineers for Change

pp. 726-729
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Mobilizing the Fetus: Julie Roberts, The Visualised Foetus; Malcolm Nicolson and John E. E. Fleming, Imaging and Imagining the Fetus

pp. 730-733
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Book Reviews

New Natures: Joining Environmental History with Science and Technology Studies Edited by Dolly Jørgensen, Finn Arne Jørgensen, and Sara B. Pritchard (review)

pp. 734-735
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Sound Clash: Listening to American Studies Edited by Kara Keeling and Josh Kun (review)

pp. 736-737
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Ubiquitous Musics: The Everyday Sounds That We Don’t Always Notice Edited by Marta García Quiñones, Anahid Kassabian, and Elena Boschi (review)

pp. 737-739
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Analyzing Art and Aesthetics Edited by Anne Collins Goodyear and Margaret Weitekamp (review)

pp. 739-740
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Technology, Gender and History in Imperial China: Great Transformations Reconsidered by Francesca Bray (review)

pp. 740-742
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Gusto for Things: A History of Objects in Seventeenth-Century Rome by Renata Ago (review)

pp. 742-743
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Charles Dickens’s Networks: Public Transportation and the Novel by Jonathan H. Grossman (review)

pp. 744-745
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Industrialization and the Transformation of American Life: A Brief Introduction by Jonathan Rees (review)

pp. 746-747
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City Water, City Life: Water and the Infrastructure of Ideas in Urbanizing Philadelphia, Boston, and Chicago by Carl Smith (review)

pp. 747-749
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The Papers of Thomas A. Edison: Losses and Loyalties, April 1883–December 1884 Edited by Paul B. Israel et al. (review)

pp. 749-750
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Lee de Forest: King of Radio, Television, and Film by Mike Adams (review)

pp. 751-752
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The Truth Machine: A Social History of the Lie Detector by Geoff Bunn (review)

pp. 752-754
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Radiance from Halcyon: A Utopian Experiment in Religion and Science by Paul Eli Ivey (review)

pp. 754-756
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Building a Market: The Rise of the Home Improvement Industry, 1914–1960 by Richard Harris (review)

pp. 756-757
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Selling Sounds: The Commercial Revolution in American Music by David Suisman (review)

pp. 758-759
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A Great Leap Forward: 1930s Depression and U.S. Economic Growth by Alexander J. Field (review)

pp. 759-761
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Atomic State: Big Science in Twentieth-Century India by Jahnavi Phalkey (review)

pp. 762-763
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Project Plowshare: The Peaceful Use of Nuclear Explosives in Cold War America by Scott Kaufman (review)

pp. 763-765
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Overpotential: Fuel Cells, Futurism, and the Making of a Power Panacea by Matthew N. Eisler (review)

pp. 765-767
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Probing the Sky with Radio Waves: From Wireless Technology to the Development of Atmospheric Science by Chen-Pang Yeang (review)

pp. 767-769
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Close Up at a Distance: Mapping, Technology and Politics by Laura Kurgan (review)

pp. 769-770
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NASA in the World: Fifty Years of International Collaboration in Space by John Krige, Angelina Long Callahan, and Ashok Maharaj (review)

pp. 770-772
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