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Volume 45 (2004)

100 Years of Air Power and Aviation, R. Higham (R) 350

100 Years of Flight: A Chronicle of the Aerospace Industry, 1903-2003, F. Winter and R. van der Linden (R) 350

A´balos, I. and J. Herreros, Tower and Office: From Modernist Theory to Contemporary Practice (R) 852

Abbate, J. (R) 901

Abele, J., Wachhund de Atomzeitalters: Geigerzähler in der Geschichte des Strahlenschutzes (R) 869

Abrahamson, E.; see L. Galambos

Ackermann, M., Cool Comfort: America's Romance with Air-Conditioning (R) 452

Adams, N., The Flyers: In Search of Wilbur and Orville Wright (R) 350

AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING: Bilstein, Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space: An Illustrated History of NACA and NASA (R) 632; Schatzberg, "On Attempting to Construct Alternative Narratives: John Law, Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience," 406

Affinity, that Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution, M. Kim (R) 645

AFRICA: Kusimba, African Foragers: Environment, Technology, Interactions (R) 641; Storey, "Guns, Race, and Skill in Nineteenth-Century Southern Africa," 687

African Foragers: Environment, Technology, Interactions, S. Kusimba (R) 641

After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get By in Rustbelt America, S. Mellon (R) 864

The Aftermath, S. Florman (R) 479

The Age of Homespun: Objects and Stories in the Creation of an American Myth, L. Ulrich (R) 186

Agrarmodernisierung und ökologische Folgen: Westfalen vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert, K. Ditt, R. Gudermann, and N. Rüße, eds. (R) 197

AGRICULTURE (see also FOOD AND FOOD INDUSTRY): Ditt, Gudermann, and Rüße, eds., Agrarmodernisierung und ökologische Folgen: Westfalen vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert (R) 197; Gardner, American Agriculture in the Twentieth Century: How It Flourished and What It Cost (R) 655; Lakwete, Inventing the Cotton Gin: Machine and Myth in Antebellum America (R) 834

Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience, J. Law (R) 406 [End Page 931]

The Airplane: A History of Its Technology, J. Anderson (R) 350

The Airplane in American Culture, D. Pisano, ed. (R) 350

Alderman, J., Sonic Boom: Napster, MP3, and the New Pioneers of Music (R) 890

Allen, C., "The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 358

Allen, M., The Business of Genocide: The SS, Slave Labor, and the Concentration Camps (R) 199

Alvarez, S. (R) 180

"America on the Move, at the National Museum of American History," Casey, R., 812

American Agriculture in the Twentieth Century: How It Flourished and What It Cost, B. Gardner (R) 655

Anderson, J., The Airplane: A History of Its Technology (R) 350

Andrews, J., Science for the Masses: The Bolshevik State, Public Science, and the Popular Imagination in Soviet Russia, 1917-1934 (R) 206

Anfinson, J., The River We Have Wrought: A History of the Upper Mississippi (R) 432

Angevine, R. (R) 881

ANTHROPOLOGY: De Léon, Artefactual Intelligence: The Development and Use of Cognitively Congenial Artefacts (R) 668

Anytime, Anywhere: Entrepreneurship and the Creation of a Wireless World, L. Galambos and E. Abrahamson (R) 213

"An Arcadian Apparatus: The Introduction of the Steam Engine into the Dutch Landscape," Roberts, L., 251

ARCHAEOLOGY: Cossons and Trinder, The Iron Bridge: Symbol of the Industrial Revolution (R) 649; Dobres, Technology and Social Agency (R) 231; Kusimba, African Foragers: Environment, Technology, Interactions (R) 641; Shaw, Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire (R) 666

ARCHITECTURE (see also BUILDING AND BUILDING MATERIALS): A´balos and Herreros, Tower and Office: From Modernist Theory to Contemporary Practice (R) 852; Churella, "Machine, Monument, and Metropolis: New York's Pennsylvania Station, at the Hagley Museum and Library," 817; Low, Behind the Gates: Life, Security, and the Pursuit of Happiness in Fortress America (R) 613; Martin, The Organizational Complex: Architecture, Media, and Corporate Space (R) 468; Shepheard, Artificial Love: A Story of Machines and Architecture (R) 470; Trilling, Ornament: A Modern Perspective (R) 418; Vogel, "Up, Down, Across: Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Sidewalks, at the National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.," 154

Ars Belli: Deutsche taktische und kriegstechnische Bilderhandscriften und Traktate im 15. und 16. Jahrhundert. 2 vols, R. Leng (R) 168

ART: Clarke and Henderson, eds., From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature (R) 227; Grau, Virtual Art: From Illusion to Immersion (R) 670; Macfarlane and Martin, Glass: A World History (R) 416; Trilling, Ornament: A Modern Perspective (R) 418

The Art of Structural Design: A Swiss Legacy, D. Billington (R) 851

Artefactual Intelligence: The Development and Use of Cognitively Congenial Artefacts, D. de Léon (R) 668

Artificial Love: A Story of Machines and Architecture, P. Shepheard (R) 470

Artificial Parts, Practical Lives: Modern Histories of Prosthetics, K. Ott, D. Serlin, and S. Mihn, eds. (R) 899

Ashworth, W. (R) 438 [End Page 932]

ASIA (see also CHINA, INDIA, JAPAN, NEAR EAST): Keller and Samuels, eds., Crisis and Innovation in Asian Technology (R) 465

ASTRONOMY: Carter and Carter, Latitude: How American Astronomers Solved the Mystery of Variation (R) 439

"The Atlanta Meeting, 16-19 October 2003," 142

The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction, J. Sterne (R) 441

AUTOMATION: Petrina, "Sidney Pressey and the Automation of Education, 1924-1934," 305

AUTOMOBILES AND AUTOMOBILITY (see also TRANSPORTATION): Barnett, "Drive-By Viewing: Visual Consciousness and Forest Preservation in the Automobile Age," 30; Bradsher, High and Mighty: SUVs—The World's Most Dangerous Vehicles and How They Got That Way (R) 613; Brinkley, Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress (R) 856; Farber, Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors (R) 192; Greuther, "Present at the Creation: Ford Highland Park Plant, 1914," 120; Gudis, Buyways: Billboards, Automobiles, and the American Landscape (R) 857; Hyde, Riding the Roller Coaster: A History of the Chrysler Corporation (R) 194; Merki, Die holprige Siegeszug des Automobils, 1895-1930 (R) 195; Möser, Geschichte des Autos (R) 195

AVIATION (see also AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING): Allen, "The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 358; Bednarek and Bednarek, Dreams of Flight: General Aviation in the United States (R) 629; Casey, "An Unprepossessing Aircraft," 476; de Syon, "What the Wrights Wrought: The Centennial of Flight in Recent Literature," 350; Douglas, "The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Aerial Age, at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 363; Hallion, Taking Flight: Inventing the Aerial Age, from Antiquity through the First World War (R) 626; Jones, "Heroes of the Sky: Adventures in Early Flight, at the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan," 368; Post, "A Narrative for Our Time: The Enola Gay 'and after that, period'," 373; Singer, Like Sex with Gods: An Unorthodox History of Flying (R) 624; Van Riper, Imagining Flight: Aviation and Popular Culture (R) 627

Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis, A. George (R) 635

Bachrach, D., "Crossbows for the King: The Crossbow during the Reigns of John and Henry III of England," 102

Backouche, I., La trace du fleuve: La Seine et Paris, 1750-1850 (R) 876

Bailey, M., ed., Robert Stephenson: The Eminent Engineer (R) 650

Barabási, A., Linked: The New Science of Networks (R) 162

Barlow, M. and T. Clarke, Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World's Water (R) 618

Barnett, G., "Drive-By Viewing: Visual Consciousness and Forest Preservation in the Automobile Age," 30

Barnhart, M. (R) 635

Bassett, R., To the Digital Age: Research Labs, Start-Up Companies, and the Rise of MOS Technology (R) 892

Beach, C.; see R. Judd

Bednarek, J. and M. Bednarek, Dreams of Flight: General Aviation in the United States (R) 629

Bednarek, J.; see R. Launius [End Page 933]

Behind the Gates: Life, Security, and the Pursuit of Happiness in Fortress America, S. Low (R) 613


Bektas, Y. (R) 175; (R) 666; (R) 872

Belfanti, C., "Guilds, Patents, and the Circulation of Technical Knowledge: Northern Italy during the Early Modern Age," 569

Beltran, A. (R) 879

Berger, M. (R) 452

Beynon, H.; see M. Harvey

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Lingenfelter, ed., The Mining West: A Bibliography and Guide to the History and Literature of Mining the American and Canadian West (R) 658

"Big Is Ugly: Corporate Enclosure and the Global Water Supply," Steinberg, T., 618

Bijsterveld, K. (R) 441

Billington, D., The Art of Structural Design: A Swiss Legacy (R) 851

Bilstein, R., Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space: An Illustrated History of NACA and NASA (R) 632

BIOGRAPHY: Bailey, ed., Robert Stephenson: The Eminent Engineer (R) 650; Brinkley, Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress (R) 856; Buchanan, Brunel: The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (R) 183; Conant, Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science that Changed the Course of World War II (R) 456; Evans, The Conquest of Labor: Daniel Pratt and Southern Industrialization (R) 190; Farber, Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors (R) 192; Harwood, Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland's Van Swer- ingen Brothers (R) 444; Jonnes, Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World (R) 652; McElheny, Watson and DNA:Making a Scientific Revolution (R) 457; Porter, Raymond Loewy: Designs for a Consumer Culture (R) 854; Schiffer, Draw the Lightning Down: Benjamin Franklin and Electrical Technology in the Age of Enlightenment (R) 840; Tucker, Bolt of Fate: Benjamin Franklin and His Electric Kite Hoax (R) 839; Virol, Vauban: De la gloire du roi au service de l'état (R) 874

BIOTECHNOLOGY: Sherlock and Morrey, eds., Ethical Issues in Biotechnology (R) 221

Bix, A. and T. Edis, "The Rahmi M. Koç Museum, Istanbul," 590

Bix, A. (R) 906

Black, B. (R) 191

Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation: Granville T. Woods, Lewis H. Latimer, and Shelby J. Davidson, R. Fouché (R) 848

Blaszczyk, R. (R) 186

Blewett, M. (R) 837

Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World's Water, M. Barlow and T. Clarke (R) 618

Blum, M. (R) 854

The Body Electric: How Strange Machines Built the Modern American, C. de la Peña (R) 653

Boisard, P., Camembert: A National Myth (R) 423

Bolt of Fate: Benjamin Franklin and His Electric Kite Hoax, T. Tucker (R) 839

Bourne, C. and T. Hahn, A History of Online Information Services, 1963- 1976 (R) 661

Bowker, G. (R) 208

Bradsher, K., High and Mighty: SUVs—The World's Most Dangerous Vehicles and How They Got That Way (R) 613

Bray, F. (R) 173

BREWING AND DISTILLING AND WINE MAKING: Guy, When Champagne Became French: Wine and the [End Page 934] Making of a National Identity (R) 423

Brey, P.; see T. Misa

BRIDGES AND BRIDGE BUILDING: Cossons and Trinder, The Iron Bridge: Symbol of the Industrial Revolution (R) 649; Kranakis, "Fixing the Blame: Organizational Culture and the Quebec Bridge Collapse," 487

Brinkley, D., Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress (R) 856

BROADCASTING (see also MEDIA): Krysko, "Forbidden Frequencies: Sino-American Relations and Chinese Broadcasting during the Interwar Era," 712

"Brooke Hindle, 1918-2001," McGaw, J., 241

Brown, B., A Sense of Things: The Object Matter of American Literature (R) 672

Brunel: The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, A. Buchanan (R) 183

Bryan-Wilson, J. (R) 670

Buchanan, A., Brunel: The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (R) 183

Buchanan, M., Nexus: Small Worlds and the Groundbreaking Science of Networks (R) 162

Buell, F., From Apocalypse to Way of Life: Environmental Crisis in the American Century (R) 638

Bugos, G. (R) 630

BUILDING AND BUILDING MATERIALS (see also ARCHITECTURE): Ackermann, Cool Comfort: America's Romance with Air-Conditioning (R) 452; Billington, The Art of Structural Design: A Swiss Legacy (R) 851; Federov, Wilhelm von Traitteur: Ein badischer Baumeister als Neuerer in der russischen Architektur 1814-1832 (R) 426; Kurrer, Geschichte der Baustatik (R) 664

Building the Trident Network: A Studyof the Enrollment of People, Knowledge, and Machines, M. Mort (R) 450

Burks, A., Who Invented the Computer? The Legal Battle that Changed Computing History (R) 449

BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT: Bassett, To the Digital Age: Research Labs, Start-Up Companies, and the Rise of MOS Technology (R) 892; Brinkley, Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress (R) 856; Farber, Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors (R) 192; Hargadon, How Breakthroughs Happen: The Surprising Truth about How Companies Innovate (R) 464; Harwood, Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland's Van Sweringen Brothers (R) 444; Hyde, Riding the Roller Coaster: A History of the Chrysler Corporation (R) 194; Kranakis, "Fixing the Blame: Organizational Culture and the Quebec Bridge Collapse," 487

The Business of Genocide: The SS, Slave Labor, and the Concentration Camps, M. Allen (R) 199

Butrica, A., Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (R) 633

Buyways: Billboards, Automobiles, and the American Landscape, C. Gudis (R) 857

Byers, R. (R) 629


"The California Fires," Wakefield, A., 247

Camembert: A National Myth, P. Boisard (R) 423

Campbell-Kelly, M., et al., eds., A History of Mathematical Tables: From Sumer to Spreadsheets (R) 662

Campbell-Kelly, M., From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software Industry (R) 447; (R) 661 [End Page 935]

Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England, M. Connolly (R) 846

Carlton, D. and P. Coclanis, The South, the Nation, and the World: Perspectives on Southern Economic Development (R) 434

Carter, B. and M. Carter, Latitude: How American Astronomers Solved the Mystery of Variation (R) 439

Casey, R., "An Unprepossessing Aircraft," 476; "America on the Move, at the National Museum of American History," 812

Casper, M., ed., Synthetic Planet: Chemicals, Politics, and the Hazards of Modern Life (R) 643

Castañeda, C., Figurations: Child, Bodies, Worlds (R) 224

Cavallaro, A.; see D. Tofts

Ceruzzi, P. (R) 892

Chasing the Silver Bullet: U.S. Air Force Weapons Development from Vietnam to Desert Storm, K. Werrell (R) 630

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY: Casper, ed., Synthetic Planet: Chemicals, Politics, and the Hazards of Modern Life (R) 643; Jackson, "Recognizing Emerging Environmental Problems: The Case of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater," 55

Chenoweth, W. (R) 866

Chernus, I., Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace (R) 202

CHINA: Habib and Raina, eds., Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham (R) 173; Krysko, "Forbidden Frequencies: Sino-American Relations and Chinese Broadcasting during the Interwar Era," 712

Churella, A., "Machine, Monument, and Metropolis: New York's Pennsylvania Station, at the Hagley Museum and Library," 817; (R) 846

"The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal," R. Kargon and A. Molella, 764

CIVIL ENGINEERING: Karabell, Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal (R) 871

Civil War Ironclads: The U.S. Navy and Industrial Mobilization, W. Roberts (R) 188

Clarke, B. and L. Henderson, eds., From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature (R) 227

Clarke, T.; see M. Barlow

Cobb, C., Magick, Mayhem, and Mavericks: The Spirited History of Physical Chemistry (R) 422

Coclanis, P. (R) 834; see also D. Carlton

Code Name Ginger: The Story behind Segway and Dean Kamen's Quest to Invent a New World, S. Kemper (R) 603

Cognitive Fictions, J. Tabbi (R) 225

Cohen, L., A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption (R) 454

Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture, T. Doherty (R) 888

Cold War Laboratory: RAND, the Air Force, and the American State, 1945-1950, M. Collins (R) 886

Collins, M., Cold War Laboratory: RAND, the Air Force, and the American State, 1945-1950 (R) 886

COLONIALISM AND IMPERIALISM: Karabell, Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal (R) 871; Ramanna, Western Medicine and Public Health in Colonial Bombay, 1845-1895 (R) 179; Storey, "Guns, Race, and Skill in Nineteenth-Century Southern Africa," 687; Tyabji, "Gaining Technical Know-How in an Unequal World: Penicillin Manufacture in Nehru's India," 331

Colten, C. (R) 640

COMMUNICATION (see also BROADCASTING, INFORMATION SCIENCE [End Page 936] AND TECHNOLOGY, TELEVISION): Galambos and Abrahamson, Anytime, Anywhere: Entrepreneurship and the Creation of a Wireless World (R) 213

COMPUTER ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (see also INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY): Bassett, To the Digital Age: Research Labs, Start-Up Companies, and the Rise of MOS Technology (R) 892; Burks, Who Invented the Computer? The Legal Battle that Changed Computing History (R) 449; MacKenzie, Mechanizing Proof: Computing, Risk, and Trust (R) 893; Moon, "Tracy Kidder, The Soul of a New Machine," 597

COMPUTER INDUSTRY: Bourne and Hahn, A History of Online Infor-mation Services, 1963-1976 (R) 661; Campbell-Kelly, From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software Industry (R) 447; Vardalas, The Computer Revolution in Canada: Building National Technological Competence (R) 659

The Computer Revolution in Canada: Building National Technological Competence, J. Vardalas (R) 659

Conant, J., Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science that Changed the Course of World War II (R) 456

CONFERENCES: "The Atlanta Meeting, 16-19 October 2003," 142

Connolly, M., Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England (R) 846

The Conquest of Labor: Daniel Pratt and Southern Industrialization, C. Evans (R) 190

Constructing a Pipe-Bound City: A History of Water Supply, Sewerage, and Excreta Removal in Norrköping and Linköping, Sweden, 1860-1910, J. Hallström (R) 428

CONSUMERISM: Cohen, A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption (R) 454; Gudis, Buyways: Billboards, Automobiles, and the American Landscape (R) 857; Rutherford, Selling Mrs. Consumer: Christine Frederick and the Rise of Household Efficiency (R) 906

A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption, L. Cohen (R) 454

Cookson, G. (R) 183

Cool Comfort: America's Romance with Air-Conditioning, M. Ackermann (R) 452

Cooper, C. (R) 436

Coopersmith, J., "A Machine Named Ginger: Steve Kemper, Code Name Ginger," 603

Corporate Warriors: The Rise of the Privatized Military Industry, P. Singer (R) 608

Cossons, N. and B. Trinder, The Iron Bridge: Symbol of the Industrial Revolution (R) 649

Cowan, N. (R) 457; (R) 652

Cox, D. (R) 190

CRAFT: Belfanti, "Guilds, Patents, and the Circulation of Technical Knowledge: Northern Italy during the Early Modern Age," 569; Hareven, The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry (R) 177; Hood, The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (R) 836

Crisis and Innovation in Asian Technology, W. Keller and R. Samuels, eds. (R) 465

"Crossbows for the King: The Crossbow during the Reigns of John and Henry III of England," Bachrach, D., 102

Crouch, T., Wings: A History of Aviation from Kites to the Wright Brothers to the Space Age (R) 350

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL CHANGE: Ackermann, [End Page 937] Cool Comfort: America's Romance with Air-Conditioning (R) 452; Long, Openness, Secrecy, Authorship: Technical Arts and the Culture of Knowledge from Antiquity to the Renaissance (R) 415; Merchant, Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture (R) 413; Misa, Brey, and Feenberg, eds., Modernity and Technology (R) 471; Vanderbilt, Survival City: Adventures among the Ruins of Atomic America (R) 673

CYBERNETICS: Gerovitch, From Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of Soviet Cybernetics (R) 208; Kargon and Molella, "The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal," 764


Dalrymple, D., "Wayne Rasmussen, 1915-2004," 683

DAMS AND DAM BUILDING: Joly et al., eds., Des barrages, des usines, et des hommes: L'industrialisation des Alpes du Nord entre ressources locales et apports extérieurs (R) 879

"Daniel J. Boorstin, 1914-2004," Skramstad, H., 922

Day, D. (R) 204; (R) 675

De la Peña, C., The Body Electric: How Strange Machines Built the Modern American (R) 653

De Laet, M., ed., Research in Science and Technology Studies: Knowledge and Technology Transfer (R) 229

De Léon, D., Artefactual Intelligence: The Development and Use of Cognitively Congenial Artefacts (R) 668

De Oliveira, B., Francis Bacon e a fundamentação da ciência como tecnologia (R) 170

De Syon, G., "What the Wrights Wrought: The Centennial of Flight in Recent Literature," 350

Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution, G. Markowitz and D. Rosner (R) 219

"Demythologizing Innovation: Steven Usselman, Regulating Railroad Innovation," Larson, J., 159

Dermody, R. (R) 470; (R) 852

Des barrages, des usines, et des hommes: L'industrialisation des Alpes du Nord entre ressources locales et apports extérieurs, H. Joly et al., eds. (R) 879

DESIGN: Porter, Raymond Loewy: Designs for a Consumer Culture (R) 854

Devastation and Renewal: An Environmental History of Pittsburgh and Its Region, J. Tarr, ed. (R) 640

Dicke, T. (R) 192

Die holprige Siegeszug des Automobils, 1895-1930, C. Merki (R) 195

The Digital Revolution and the Coming of the Postmodern University, C. Raschke (R) 473

Discussing Chemistry and Steam: The Minutes of a Coffee House Philosophical Society, 1780-1787, T. Levere and G. Turner, eds. (R) 647

Distant Ties: Germany, the Ottoman Empire, and the Construction of the Baghdad Railway, J. McMurray (R) 872

Ditt, K., R. Gudermann and N. Rüße, eds., Agrarmodernisierung und ökologische Folgen: Westfalen vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert (R) 197

Divall, C. and A. Scott, Making Histories in Transport Museums (R) 234

Dobres, M. Technology and Social Agency (R) 231; (R) 232; (R) 641

Doherty, T., Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture (R) 888

Douglas, D., "The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Aerial Age, at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 363

Downey, G., "Nodes, Links, and Phase [End Page 938] Transitions: Popularizing 'Network Science'," 162

Draw the Lightning Down: Benjamin Franklin and Electrical Technology in the Age of Enlightenment, M. Schiffer (R) 840

Dreams of Flight: General Aviation in the United States, J. Bednarek and M. Bednarek (R) 629

"Drive-By Viewing: Visual Consciousness and Forest Preservation in the Automobile Age," Barnett, G., 30

"Dung, Sludge, and Landfill: Biogas Technology in the Netherlands, 1970-2000," R. Raven and G. Verbong, 519

During, S., Modern Enchantments: The Cultural Power of Secular Magic (R) 895


EARLY MODERN TECHNOLOGY (1500- 1800): Belfanti, "Guilds, Patents, and the Circulation of Technical Knowledge: Northern Italy during the Early Modern Age," 569; Richards, The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World (R) 861

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Carlton and Coclanis, The South, the Nation, and the World: Perspectives on Southern Economic Development (R) 434; Connolly, Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England (R) 846; McMahon, Global Control: Information Technology and Globalization since 1845 (R) 214; Roberts and Thanos, Trouble in Paradise: Globalization and Environmental Crises in Latin America (R) 636; Schoonmaker, High-Tech Trade Wars: U.S.-Brazilian Conflicts in the Global Economy (R) 217

Edis, T. and A. Bix, "The Rahmi M. Koç Museum, Istanbul " 590

Edison's Eve: A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life, G. Wood (R) 897

"Edison's Last Breath," Pretzer, W., 679

EDUCATION: Owens, "Engineering the Perfect Cup of Coffee: Samuel Prescott and the Sanitary Vision at MIT," 795; Petrina, "Sidney Pressey and the Automation of Education, 1924-1934," 305; Raschke, The Digital Revolution and the Coming of the Postmodern University (R) 473

Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace, I. Chernus (R) 202

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY: De la Peña, The Body Electric: How Strange Machines Built the Modern American (R) 653; Schiffer, Draw the Lightning Down: Benjamin Franklin and Electrical Technology in the Age of Enlightenment (R) 840; Tucker, Bolt of Fate: Benjamin Franklin and His Electric |Kite Hoax (R) 839

ELECTRICAL INDUSTRY: Jonnes, Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World (R) 652

Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World, J. Jonnes (R) 652

ENERGY (see also PETROLEUM INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY): Clarke and Henderson, eds., From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature (R) 227; Raven and Verbong, "Dung, Sludge, and Landfill: Biogas Technology in the Netherlands, 1970-2000," 519

"Engineering the Perfect Cup of Coffee: Samuel Prescott and the Sanitary Vision at MIT," Owens, L., 795

ENGINEERS AND ENGINEERING: Allen, The Business of Genocide: The SS, Slave Labor, and the Concentration Camps (R) 199; Bailey, ed., Robert [End Page 939] Stephenson: The Eminent Engineer (R) 650; Buchanan, Brunel: The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (R) 183; Coopersmith, "A Machine Named Ginger: Steve Kemper, Code Name Ginger," 603; Florman, The Aftermath (R) 479; Kranakis, "Fixing the Blame: Organizational Culture and the Quebec Bridge Collapse," 487; Moon, "Tracy Kidder, The Soul of a New Machine," 597; Owens, "Engineering the Perfect Cup of Coffee: Samuel Prescott and the Sanitary Vision at MIT," 795; Vinck, ed., Everyday Engineering: An Ethnography of Design and Innovation (R) 849; Virol, Vauban: De la gloire du roi au service de l'état (R) 874

"Enlightened Mills: Mechanizing Olive Oil Production in Mediterranean Europe," Mazzotti, M., 277

ENVIRONMENT (see also LANDSCAPE): Anfinson, The River We Have Wrought: A History of the Upper Mississippi (R) 432; Backouche, La trace du fleuve: La Seine et Paris, 1750-1850 (R) 876; Barnett, "Drive-By Viewing: Visual Consciousness and Forest Preservation in the Automobile Age," 30; Buell, From Apocalypse to Way of Life: Environmental Crisis in the American Century (R) 638; Casper, ed., Synthetic Planet: Chemicals, Politics, and the Hazards of Modern Life (R) 643; Ditt, Gudermann, and Rüße, eds., Agrarmodernisierung und ökologische Folgen: Westfalen vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert (R) 197; Jackson, "Recognizing Emerging Environmental Problems: The Case of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater," 55; Judd and Beach, Natural States: The Environmental Imagination in Maine, Oregon, and the Nation (R) 862; Markowitz and Rosner, Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution (R) 219; Merchant, Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture (R) 413; Raven and Verbong, "Dung, Sludge, and Landfill: Biogas Technology in the Netherlands, 1970-2000," 519; Richards, The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World (R) 861; Roberts and Thanos, Trouble in Paradise: Globalization and Environmental Crises in Latin America (R) 636; Steinberg, "Big Is Ugly: Corporate Enclosure and the Global Water Supply," 618; Stine, "Technology, Policy, and a Passion for Shad: John McPhee, The Founding Fish," 830; Tarr, ed., Devastation and Renewal: An Environmental History of Pittsburgh and Its Region (R) 640; Wakefield, "The California Fires," 247

Epperson, B., "Is Form Destiny? Technologies of Personal Security," 613

Ethical Issues in Biotechnology, R. Sherlock and J. Morrey, eds. (R) 221

ETHICS: Sherlock and Morrey, eds., Ethical Issues in Biotechnology (R) 221

ETHNOGRAPHY: Vinck, ed., Everyday Engineering: An Ethnography of Design and Innovation (R) 849

"Eugene S. Ferguson, 1916-2004," Hounshell, D., 911

Evans, C., The Conquest of Labor: Daniel Pratt and Southern Industrialization (R) 190

Everyday America: Cultural Landscape Studies after J. B. Jackson, C. Wilson and P. Groth, eds. (R) 859

Everyday Engineering: An Ethnography of Design and Innovation, D. Vinck, ed. (R) 849

EXHIBIT REVIEWS: Allen, "The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: National Air [End Page 940] and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 358; Bix and Edis, "The Rahmi M. Koç Museum, Istanbul," 590; Casey, "America on the Move, at the National Museum of American History," 812; Churella, "Machine, Monument, and Metropolis: New York's Pennsylvania Station, at the Hagley Museum and Library," 817; Douglas, "The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Aerial Age, at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," 363; Jones, "Heroes of the Sky: Adventures in Early Flight, at the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan," 368; Schramm, "The Union Pacific Museum and Archives," 824; Vogel, "Up, Down, Across: Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Sidewalks, at the National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.," 154

Exploring the Tomato: Transformations of Nature, Society, and Economy, M. Harvey, S. Quilley, and H. Beynon (R) 222

The Eye of the Lynx: Galileo, His Friends, and the Beginnings of Modern Natural History, D. Freedberg (R) 171


Farber, D., Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors (R) 192

Federov, S., Wilhelm von Traitteur: Ein badischer Baumeister als Neuerer in der russischen Architektur 1814- 1832 (R) 426

Feenberg, A.; see T. Misa

Fehr, K. (R) 656

Figurations: Child, Bodies, Worlds, C. Castañeda (R) 224

The Final Frontier: Science, America, and Terror, D. Jenkins (R) 201

FIREARMS: Storey, "Guns, Race, and Skill in Nineteenth-Century Southern Africa," 687

First Flight: The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Airplane, T. Heppenheimer (R) 350

"Fixing the Blame: Organizational Culture and the Quebec Bridge Collapse," Kranakis, E., 487

Florman, S., The Aftermath (R) 479

The Flyers: In Search of Wilbur and Orville Wright, N. Adams (R) 350

Fohler, S., Techniktheorien: De Platz der Dinge in der Welt des Menschen (R) 903

FOOD AND FOOD INDUSTRY (see also AGRICULTURE): Boisard, Camembert: A National Myth (R) 423; Harvey, Quilley, and Beynon, Exploring the Tomato: Transformations of Nature, Society, and Economy (R) 222; Mazzotti, "Enlightened Mills: Mechanizing Olive Oil Production in Mediterranean Europe," 277; Owens, "Engineering the Perfect Cup of Coffee: Samuel Prescott and the Sanitary Vision at MIT," 795; Spiller, "Radiant Cuisine: The Commercial Fate of Food Irradiation in the United States," 740

"Forbidden Frequencies: Sino-American Relations and Chinese Broadcasting during the Interwar Era," Krysko, M., 712

Fortun, K. (R) 643

Foster, M. (R) 857

Fouché, R., Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation: Granville T. Woods, Lewis H. Latimer, and Shelby J. Davidson (R) 848

The Founding Fish, J. McPhee (R) 830

Francis Bacon e a fundamentação da ciência como tecnologia, B. de Oliveira (R) 170

Freedberg, D., The Eye of the Lynx: Galileo, His Friends, and the Beginnings of Modern Natural History (R) 171

From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software [End Page 941] Industry, M. Campbell-Kelly (R) 447

From Apocalypse to Way of Life: Environmental Crisis in the American Century, F. Buell (R) 638

From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature, B. Clarke and L. Henderson, eds. (R) 227

From Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of Soviet Cybernetics, S. Gerovitch (R) 208

From Warfare to Welfare: Defense Intellectuals and Urban Problems in Cold War America, J. Light (R) 885


Gaining Ground: A History of Landmaking in Boston, N. Seasholes (R) 844

"Gaining Technical Know-How in an Unequal World: Penicillin Manufacture in Nehru's India," Tyabji, N., 331

Galambos, L. and E. Abrahamson, Anytime, Anywhere: Entrepreneurship and the Creation of a Wireless World (R) 213

Ganz normale Bilder: Historische Beiträge zur visuellen Herstellung von Selbstverständlichkeit, D. Gugerli and B. Orland, eds. (R) 904

Gardner, B., American Agriculture in the Twentieth Century: How It Flourished and What It Cost (R) 655

Gelzer, C. (R) 624

Gender and Technology: A Reader, N. Lerman, R. Oldenziel, and A. Mohun, eds. (R) 908

GENDER: Lerman, Oldenziel, and Mohun, eds., Gender and Technology: A Reader (R) 908

GENERAL AND COLLECTED WORKS: Misa, Brey, and Feenberg, eds., Modernity and Technology (R) 471

George, A., Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis (R) 635

Gerovitch, S., From Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of Soviet Cybernetics (R) 208

Geschichte der Baustatik, K. Kurrer (R) 664

Geschichte des Autos, K. Möser (R) 195

Giant Under the Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901, J. Linsley, E. Rienstra, and J. Stiles (R) 191

Gispert, H., ed., 'Par la science, pour la patrie': L'association française pour l'avancement des sciences (1872- 1914) (R) 878

Gitelman, L. and G. Pingree, eds., New Media, 1740-1915 (R) 209

Glass: A World History, A. Macfarlane and G. Martin (R) 416

Glennon, R., Water Follies: Groundwater Pumping and the Fate of America's Fresh Waters (R) 618

Global Control: Information Technology and Globalization since 1845, P. McMahon (R) 214

Goodyear, A. (R) 627

Gorman, H. (R) 219; (R) 638

Gough, J. (R) 423; (R) 645

Gouzévitch, I. (R) 878

GOVERNMENT AND REGULATION (see also POLICY AND POLITICS): Jackson, "Recognizing Emerging Environmental Problems: The Case of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater," 55; Larson, "Demythologizing Innovation: Steven Usselman, Regulating Railroad Inno- vation," 159; Markowitz and Rosner, Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution (R) 219; McMahon, Global Control: Information Technology and Globalization since 1845 (R) 214; Phillips, "Warfare as Enterprise: Peter W. Singer, Corporate Warriors," 608; Pisani, Water and American Government: The Reclamation Bureau, National Water Policy, and the West, 1902-1935 (R) 618; Spiller, "Radiant Cuisine: The Commercial Fate [End Page 942] of Food Irradiation in the United States," 740; Woods and Watson, "In Pursuit of Standardization: The British Ministry of Health's Model 8F Wheelchair, 1948-1962," 540

Grau, O., Virtual Art: From Illusion to Immersion (R) 670

Greenberg, J. (R) 211

Greuther, M., "Present at the Creation: Ford Highland Park Plant, 1914," 120; (R) 181; "Tripp's Sawmill, 1926," 808

Groth, P.; see C. Wilson

Gudermann, R.; see K. Ditt

Gudis, C., Buyways: Billboards, Automobiles, and the American Landscape (R) 857

Gugerli, D. and B. Orland, eds., Ganz normale Bilder: Historische Beiträge zur visuellen Herstellung von Selbstverständlichkeit (R) 904

"Guilds, Patents, and the Circulation of Technical Knowledge: Northern Italy during the Early Modern Age," Belfanti, C., 569

"Guns, Race, and Skill in Nineteenth-Century Southern Africa," Storey, W., 687

Guy, K., When Champagne Became French: Wine and the Making of a National Identity (R) 423

Gwyn, D., "Tredegar, Newcastle, Baltimore: The Swivel Truck as Paradigm of Technology Transfer," 778


Habib, S. and D. Raina, eds., Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham (R) 173

Hacker, B. (R) 460

Hahn, T.; see C. Bourne

Hallion, R., Taking Flight: Inventing the Aerial Age, from Antiquity through the First World War (R) 626

Hallström, J., Constructing a Pipe-Bound City: A History of Water Supply, Sewerage, and Excreta Removal in Norrköping and Linköping, Sweden, 1860-1910 (R) 428

Hareven, T., The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry (R) 177

Hargadon, A., How Breakthroughs Happen: The Surprising Truth about How Companies Innovate (R) 464

Harman, G., Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects (R) 232

Harvey, M. (R) 432

Harvey, M., S. Quilley and H. Beynon, Exploring the Tomato: Transfor- mations of Nature, Society, and Economy (R) 222

Harwood, H., Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland's Van Sweringen Brothers (R) 444

Hasik, J.; see M. Rip

Hebra, A., Measure for Measure: The Story of Imperial, Metric, and Other Units (R) 438

Heide, L., "Monitoring People: Dynamics and Hazards of Record Management in France, 1935-1944," 80

Henderson, L.; see B. Clarke

Hepp, J., The Middle-Class City: Transforming Space and Time in Philadelphia, 1876-1926 (R) 842

Heppenheimer, T., First Flight: The Wright Brothers and the Invention of the Airplane (R) 350

"Heroes of the Sky: Adventures in Early Flight, at the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan," Jones, R., 368

Herreros, J.; see I. A´balos

Hessenbruch, A. (R) 869

Heßler, M. (R) 904

High and Mighty: SUVs—The World's Most Dangerous Vehicles and How They Got That Way, K. Bradsher (R) 613

High-Tech Trade Wars: U.S.-Brazilian Conflicts in the Global Economy, S. Schoonmaker (R) 217

Higham, R., 100 Years of Air Power and Aviation (R) 350

HISTORIOGRAPHY: Raina, Images and Contexts: The Historiography of [End Page 943] Science and Modernity in India (R) 467

A History of Mathematical Tables: From Sumer to Spreadsheets, M. Campbell-Kelly et al., eds. (R) 662

A History of Online Information Services, 1963-1976, C. Bourne and T. Hahn (R) 661

HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND MEDICINE: Andrews, Science for the Masses: The Bolshevik State, Public Science, and the Popular Imagination in Soviet Russia, 1917-1934 (R) 206; Campbell-Kelly et al., eds., A History of Mathematical Tables: From Sumer to Spreadsheets (R) 662; Cobb, Magick, Mayhem, and Mavericks: The Spirited History of Physical Chemistry (R) 422; de Oliveira, Francis Bacon e a fundamentação da ciência como tecnologia (R) 170; Freedberg, The Eye of the Lynx: Galileo, His Friends, and the Beginnings of Modern Natural History (R) 171; Habib and Raina, eds., Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham (R) 173; Kim, Affinity, that Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution (R) 645; Levere and Turner, eds., Discussing Chemistry and Steam: The Minutes of a Coffee House Philosophical Society, 1780- 1787 (R) 647; Long, Openness, Secrecy, Authorship: Technical Arts and the Culture of Knowledge from Antiquity to the Renaissance (R) 415; Pancaldi, Volta: Science and Culture in the Age of Enlightenment (R) 420

Hood, A., The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (R) 836

Hood, C. (R) 446

Horning, S. (R) 442; (R) 890

Houltz, A. (R) 471

Hounshell, D., "Eugene S. Ferguson, 1916-2004," 911

Hovis, L. (R) 658

How Breakthroughs Happen: The Surprising Truth about How Com- panies Innovate, A. Hargadon (R) 464

Hurt, R. (R) 655

Hyde, C., Riding the Roller Coaster: A History of the Chrysler Corporation (R) 194


Images and Contexts: The Historiography of Science and Modernity in India, D. Raina (R) 467

Imagining Flight: Aviation and Popular Culture, A. Van Riper (R) 627

"In Pursuit of Standardization: The British Ministry of Health's Model 8F Wheelchair, 1948-1962," B. Woods and N. Watson, 540

INDIA: Kerr, ed., Railways in Modern India (R) 180; Raina, Images and Contexts: The Historiography of Science and Modernity in India (R) 467; Ramanna, Western Medicine and Public Health in Colonial Bombay, 1845-1895 (R) 179; Tyabji, "Gaining Technical Know-How in an Unequal World: Penicillin Manufacture in Nehru's India," 331

INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY: Cossons and Trinder, The Iron Bridge: Symbol of the Industrial Revolution (R) 649

INDUSTRIAL/POSTINDUSTRIAL SOCIETY: Mellon, After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get By in Rustbelt America (R) 864

INDUSTRIALIZATION: Evans, The Conquest of Labor: Daniel Pratt and Southern Industrialization (R) 190; Joly et al., eds., Des barrages, des usines, et des hommes: L'industrialisation des Alpes du Nord entre ressources locales et apports extérieurs (R) 879; Meyer, The Roots of American Industrialization (R) 837; Ulrich, The Age of Homespun: Objects [End Page 944] and Stories in the Creation ofan American Myth (R) 186

INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Campbell-Kelly et al., eds., A History of Mathematical Tables: From Sumer to Spreadsheets (R) 662; Downey, "Nodes, Links, and Phase Transitions: Popularizing 'Network Science'," 162; Heide, "Monitoring People: Dynamics and Hazards of Record Management in France, 1935-1944," 80; McMahon, Global Control: Information Technology and Globalization since 1845 (R) 214; Monmonier, Spying with Maps: Surveillance Technologies and the Future of Privacy (R) 675; Raschke, The Digital Revolution and the Coming of the Postmodern University (R) 473; Rip and Hasik, The Precision Revolution: GPS and the Future of Aerial Warfare (R) 883; Tofts, Jonson, and Cavallaro, eds., Prefiguring Cyberculture: An Intellectual History (R) 901

INSTITUTIONS: Collins, Cold War Laboratory: RAND, the Air Force, and the American State, 1945-1950 (R) 886; Gispert, ed., 'Par la science, pour la patrie': L'association française pour l'avancement des sciences (1872-1914) (R) 878; Westwick, The National Labs: Science in an American System, 1947-1974 (R) 459

Intelligence in War: Knowledge of the Enemy from Napoleon to Al-Qaeda, J. Keegan (R) 881

Inventing the Cotton Gin: Machine and Myth in Antebellum America, A. Lakwete (R) 834

INVENTION AND INNOVATION: Coopersmith, "A Machine Named Ginger: Steve Kemper, Code Name Ginger," 603; Fouché, Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation: Granville T. Woods, Lewis H. Latimer, and Shelby J. Davidson (R) 848; Hargadon, How Breakthroughs Happen: The Surprising Truth about How Companies Innovate (R) 464; Keller and Samuels, eds., Crisis and Innovation in Asian Technology (R) 465; Larson, "Demythologizing Innovation: Steven Usselman, Regulating Railroad Innovation," 159

Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland's Van Sweringen Brothers, H. Harwood (R) 444

The Iron Bridge: Symbol of the Industrial Revolution, 2nd ed, N. Cossons and B. Trinder (R) 649

"Is Form Destiny? Technologies of Personal Security," Epperson, B., 613


Jackson, J., The Mighty Niagra: One River, Two Frontiers (R) 430

Jackson, R., "Recognizing Emerging Environmental Problems: The Case of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater," 55

Jacobson, L. (R) 672

JAPAN: Hareven, The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry (R) 177; Yonemoto, Mapping Early Modern Japan: Space, Place, and Culture in the Tokugawa Period, 1603-1868 (R) 175

Jenkins, D., The Final Frontier: Science, America, and Terror (R) 201

Johnson, S. (R) 632

Joly, H., et al., eds., Des barrages, des usines, et des hommes: L'industrialisation des Alpes du Nord entre ressources locales et apports extérieurs (R) 879

Jones, R., "Heroes of the Sky: Adventures in Early Flight, at the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan," 368; (R) 856

Jones, T. (R) 871

Jones-Imhotep, E. (R) 659

Jonnes, J., Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World (R) 652 [End Page 945]

Jonson, A.; see D. Tofts

Josephson, P. (R) 201

Judd, R. and C. Beach, Natural States: The Environmental Imagination in Maine, Oregon, and the Nation (R) 862


Karabell, Z., Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal (R) 871

Kargon, R. and A. Molella, "The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal," 764

Keegan, J., Intelligence in War: Knowledge of the Enemy from Napoleon to Al-Qaeda (R) 881

Keller, J. (R) 668

Keller, W. and R. Samuels, eds., Crisis and Innovation in Asian Technology (R) 465

Kelman, A., A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans (R) 433

Kemper, S., Code Name Ginger: The Story behind Segway and Dean Kamen's Quest to Invent a New World (R) 603

Kerr, I., ed., Railways in Modern India (R) 180

Kidwell, P. (R) 662

Kim, J. (R) 468

Kim, M., Affinity, that Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution (R) 645

Kleinman, D. (R) 849

Klingle, M. (R) 862

Kranakis, E., "Fixing the Blame: Organizational Culture and the Quebec Bridge Collapse," 487

Krupar, J. (R) 673

Krysko, M., "Forbidden Frequencies: Sino-American Relations and Chinese Broadcasting during the Interwar Era," 712

Kurrer, K., Geschichte der Baustatik (R) 664

Kusimba, S., African Foragers: Environment, Technology, Interactions (R) 641


La trace du fleuve: La Seine et Paris, 1750-1850, I. Backouche (R) 876

LABOR: Mellon, After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get By in Rustbelt America (R) 864

Lakwete, A. (R) 434; Inventing the Cotton Gin: Machine and Myth in Antebellum America (R) 834

LANDSCAPE: Gudis, Buyways: Billboards, Automobiles, and the American Landscape (R) 857; Jackson, The Mighty Niagra: One River, Two Frontiers (R) 430; Kelman, A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans (R) 433; Roberts, "An Arcadian Apparatus: The Introduction of the Steam Engine into the Dutch Landscape," 251; Wilson and Groth, eds., Everyday America: Cultural Landscape Studies after J. B. Jackson (R) 859

Lang, J. (R) 222

Langins, J. (R) 874

Larson, J., "Demythologizing Innovation: Steven Usselman, Regulating Railroad Innovation," 159

Larson, J. (R) 159

LATIN AMERICA: Roberts and Thanos, Trouble in Paradise: Globalization and Environmental Crises in Latin America (R) 636; Schoonmaker, High-Tech Trade Wars: U.S.-Brazilian Conflicts in the Global Economy (R) 217

Latitude: How American Astronomers Solved the Mystery of Variation, B. Carter and M. Carter (R) 439

Launius, R. and J. Bednarek, eds., Reconsidering a Century of Flight (R) 350

Law, J., Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience (R) 406

Leitao, H. (R) 170

Leng, R., Ars Belli: Deutsche taktische und kriegstechnische Bilderhandscriften [End Page 946] und Traktate im 15. und 16. Jahrhundert (R) 168

Lerman, N., R. Oldenziel and A. Mohun, eds., Gender and Technology: A Reader (R) 908

Leslie, S. (R) 864

Lessoff, A. (R) 842

Levere, T. and G. Turner, eds., Discussing Chemistry and Steam: The Minutes of a Coffee House Philosophical Society, 1780-1787 (R) 647

Light, J., From Warfare to Welfare: Defense Intellectuals and Urban Problems in Cold War America (R) 885

Like Sex with Gods: An Unorthodox History of Flying, B. Singer (R) 624

Lingenfelter, R., ed., The Mining West: A Bibliography and Guide to the History and Literature of Mining the American and Canadian West (R) 658

Linked: The New Science of Networks, A. Barabási (R) 162

Linklater, A., Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy (R) 436

Linsley, J., E. Rienstra and J. Stiles, Giant Under the Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901 (R) 191

LITERATURE: Brown, A Sense of Things: The Object Matter of American Literature (R) 672; Clarke and Henderson, eds., From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature (R) 227; O'Har, "Technology and Its Discontents," 479; Stine, "Technology, Policy, and a Passion for Shad: John McPhee, The Founding Fish," 830; Tabbi, Cognitive Fictions (R) 225

LOCAL/REGIONAL HISTORY: Carlton and Coclanis, The South, the Nation, and the World: Perspectives on Southern Economic Development (R) 434; Evans, The Conquest of Labor: Daniel Pratt and Southern Industrialization (R) 190; Hood, The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (R) 836; Lingenfelter, ed., The Mining West: A Bibliography and Guide to the History and Literature of Mining the American and Canadian West (R) 658; Linsley, Rienstra, and Stiles, Giant Under the Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901 (R) 191; Olien and Olien, Oil in Texas: The Gusher Age, 1895-1945 (R) 656; Siskind, Rum and Axes: The Rise of a Connecticut Merchant Family, 1795- 1850 (R) 185

Logsdon, J. (R) 633

Long, P. (R) 171; Openness, Secrecy, Authorship: Technical Arts and the Culture of Knowledge from Antiquity to the Renaissance (R) 415

Longmore, P. (R) 899

Low, S., Behind the Gates: Life, Security, and the Pursuit of Happiness in Fortress America (R) 613

Lowen, R. (R) 886

Lowengard, S. (R) 227; (R) 647

Luckin, B. (R) 428


Macfarlane, A. and G. Martin, Glass: A World History (R) 416

"A Machine Named Ginger: Steve Kemper, Code Name Ginger," Coopersmith, J., 603

"Machine, Monument, and Metropolis: New York's Pennsylvania Station, at the Hagley Museum and Library," Churella, A., 817

MacKenzie, D., Mechanizing Proof: Computing, Risk, and Trust (R) 893

Macnaughtan, H. (R) 177

Magick, Mayhem, and Mavericks: The Spirited History of Physical Chemistry, C. Cobb (R) 422

Mahnken, T., Uncovering Ways of War: [End Page 947] U.S. Intelligence and Foreign Military Innovation, 1918-1941 (R) 881

Maines, R. (R) 653

Making Histories in Transport Museums, C. Divall and A. Scott (R) 234

MANUFACTURING: Siskind, Rum and Axes: The Rise of a Connecticut Merchant Family, 1795-1850 (R) 185

MAPMAKING AND SURVEYING: Linklater, Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy (R) 436; Yonemoto, Mapping Early Modern Japan: Space, Place, and Culture in the Tokugawa Period, 1603-1868 (R) 175

Mapping Early Modern Japan: Space, Place, and Culture in the Tokugawa Period, 1603-1868, M. Yonemoto (R) 175

MARITIME: Roberts, Civil War Ironclads: The U.S. Navy and Industrial Mobilization (R) 188

Markowitz, G. and D. Rosner, Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution (R) 219

Martin, G.; see A. Macfarlane

Martin, R., The Organizational Complex: Architecture, Media, and Corporate Space (R) 468

MATERIAL CULTURE: De Léon, Artefactual Intelligence: The Development and Use of Cognitively Congenial Artefacts (R) 668; Ulrich, The Age of Homespun: Objects and Stories in the Creation of an American Myth (R) 186

Mazzotti, M., "Enlightened Mills: Mechanizing Olive Oil Production in Mediterranean Europe," 277; (R) 420

McBride, W. (R) 188

McElheny, V. (R) 456; Watson and DNA: Making a Scientific Revolution (R) 457

McGaw, J., "Brooke Hindle, 1918- 2001," 241

McMahon, P., Global Control: Information Technology and Globalization since 1845 (R) 214

McMurray, J., Distant Ties: Germany, the Ottoman Empire, and the Construction of the Baghdad Railway (R) 872

McPhee, J., The Founding Fish (R) 830

Measure for Measure: The Story of Imperial, Metric, and Other Units, A. Hebra (R) 438

Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy, A. Linklater (R) 436

MECHANIZATION: Lakwete, Inventing the Cotton Gin: Machine and Myth in Antebellum America (R) 834; Mazzotti, "Enlightened Mills: Mechanizing Olive Oil Production in Mediterranean Europe," 277

Mechanizing Proof: Computing, Risk, and Trust, D. MacKenzie (R) 893

MEDIA (see also BROADCASTING, TELEVISION): Gitelman and Pingree, eds., New Media, 1740-1915 (R) 209; Wasser, Veni, Vidi, Video: The Hollywood Empire and the VCR (R) 211

MEDICINE AND MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY: Ott, Serlin, and Mihn, eds., Artificial Parts, Practical Lives: Modern Histories of Prosthetics (R) 899; Ramanna, Western Medicine and Public Health in Colonial Bombay, 1845-1895 (R) 179; Woods and Watson, "In Pursuit of Standardization: The British Ministry of Health's Model 8F Wheelchair, 1948-1962," 540

MEDIEVAL TECHNOLOGY: Bachrach, "Crossbows for the King: The Crossbow during the Reigns of John and Henry III of England," 102

Mellon, S., After the Smoke Clears: [End Page 948] Struggling to Get By in Rustbelt America (R) 864

MEMOIR: Teller and Schoolery, Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics (R) 460

Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics, E. Teller and J. Schoolery (R) 460

MEMORIALS: Dalrymple, "Wayne Rasmussen, 1915-2004," 683; Hounshell, "Eugene S. Ferguson, 1916- 2004," 911; McGaw, "Brooke Hindle, 1918-2001," 241; Skramstad, "Daniel J. Boorstin, 1914-2004," 922

Merchant, C., Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture (R) 413

Merki, C., Die holprige Siegeszug des Automobils, 1895-1930 (R) 195

Metropolitan Railways: Rapid Transit in America, W. Middleton (R) 446

Meyer, D., The Roots of American Industrialization (R) 837

The Middle-Class City: Transforming Space and Time in Philadelphia, 1876-1926, J. Hepp (R) 842

Middleton, W., Metropolitan Railways: Rapid Transit in America (R) 446

Mierzejewski, A. (R) 199

The Mighty Niagra: One River, Two Frontiers, J. Jackson (R) 430

Mihn, S.; see K. Ott

MILITARY TECHNOLOGY: Bachrach, "Crossbows for the King: The Crossbow during the Reigns of John and Henry III of England," 102; George, Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis (R) 635; Jenkins, The Final Frontier: Science, America, and Terror (R) 201; Keegan, Intelligence in War: Knowledge of the Enemy from Napoleon to Al-Qaeda (R) 881; Leng, Ars Belli: Deutsche taktische und kriegstechnische Bilderhandscriften und Traktate im 15. und 16. Jahrhundert (R) 168; Mahnken, Uncovering Ways of War: U.S. Intelligence and Foreign Military Innovation, 1918-1941 (R) 881; Mort, Building the Trident Network: A Study of the Enrollment of People, Knowledge, and Machines (R) 450; Phillips, "Warfare as Enterprise: Peter W. Singer, Corporate Warriors," 608; Post, "A Narrative for Our Time: The Enola Gay 'and after that, period'," 373; Rip and Hasik, The Precision Revolution: GPS and the Future of Aerial Warfare (R) 883; Roberts, Civil War Ironclads: The U.S. Navy and Industrial Mobilization (R) 188; Werrell, Chasing the Silver Bullet: U.S. Air Force Weapons Development from Vietnam to Desert Storm (R) 630; Yeang, "Scientific Fact or Engineering Specification? The U.S. Navy's Experiments on Wireless Telegraphy circa 1910," 1

Millard, A. (R) 464

Miller, C. (R) 444; (R) 649

MILLS AND MILLING: Greuther, "Tripp's Sawmill, 1926," 808

The Mining West: A Bibliography and Guide to the History and Literature of Mining the American and Canadian West. 2 vols, R. Lingenfelter, ed. (R) 658

Misa, T., P. Brey and A. Feenberg, eds., Modernity and Technology (R) 471

Modern Enchantments: The Cultural Power of Secular Magic, S. During (R) 895

Modernity and Technology, T. Misa, P. Brey, and A. Feenberg, eds. (R) 471

Mogren, E., Warm Sands: Uranium Mill Tailings Policy in the Atomic West (R) 866

Mohanty, G. (R) 836

Mohun, A.; see N. Lerman

Molella, A. and R. Kargon, "The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal " 764 [End Page 949]

Molella, A. (R) 840

Mom, G. (R) 195

"Monitoring People: Dynamics and Hazards of Record Management in France, 1935-1944," Heide, L., 80

Monmonier, M., Spying with Maps: Surveillance Technologies and the Future of Privacy (R) 675

Moon, S. (R) 229; "Tracy Kidder, The Soul of a New Machine," 597

Morrey, J.; see R. Sherlock

Mort, M., Building the Trident Network: A Study of the Enrollment of People, Knowledge, and Machines (R) 450

Möser, K., Geschichte des Autos (R) 195

Mullen, M. (R) 888

MUSEUMS: Divall and Scott, Making Histories in Transport Museums (R) 234; Greuther, "Tripp's Sawmill, 1926," 808; Post, "A Narrative for Our Time: The Enola Gay 'and after that, period'," 373; Pretzer, "Edison's Last Breath," 679; Shaw, Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire (R) 666

MUSIC AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS (see also SOUND AND RECORDING TECHNOLOGY): Alderman, Sonic Boom: Napster, MP3, and the New Pioneers of Music (R) 890


Nadis, F. (R) 462; (R) 895

"A Narrative for Our Time: The Enola Gay 'and after that, period'," Post, R., 373

The National Labs: Science in an American System, 1947-1974, P. Westwick (R) 459

Natural States: The Environmental Imagination in Maine, Oregon, and the Nation, R. Judd and C. Beach (R) 862

NEAR EAST: Bix and Edis, "The Rah- mi M. Koç Museum, Istanbul," 590; McMurray, Distant Ties: Germany, the Ottoman Empire, and theConstruction of the Baghdad Railway (R) 872; Shaw, Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire (R) 666

Nelson, A. (R) 650

New Media, 1740-1915, L. Gitelman and G. Pingree, eds. (R) 209

Nexus: Small Worlds and the Groundbreaking Science of Networks, M. Buchanan (R) 162

"Nodes, Links, and Phase Transitions: Popularizing 'Network Science'," Downey, G., 162

NUCLEAR POWER: Chernus, Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace (R) 202

NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE: Abele, Wachhund de Atomzeitalters: Geigerzähler in der Geschichte des Strahlenschutzes (R) 869; Kargon and Molella, "The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal," 764; Mogren, Warm Sands: Uranium Mill Tailings Policy in the Atomic West (R) 866; Vanderbilt, Survival City: Adventures among the Ruins of Atomic America (R) 673; Wittner, Toward Nuclear Abolition: A History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement, 1971-Present (R) 868

Nye, D. (R) 413


O'Gorman, M. (R) 209; (R) 473

O'Har, G., "Technology and Its Discontents," 479

Oil in Texas: The Gusher Age, 1895- 1945, D. Olien and R. Olien (R) 656

Oldenziel, R.; see N. Lerman

Olien, D. and R. Olien, Oil in Texas: The Gusher Age, 1895-1945 (R) 656

Olwell, R. (R) 868

"On Attempting to Construct Alternative Narratives: John Law, Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object [End Page 950] in Technoscience," Schatzberg, E., 406

Openness, Secrecy, Authorship: Technical Arts and the Culture of Knowledge from Antiquity to the Renaissance, P. Long (R) 415

The Organizational Complex: Architecture, Media, and Corporate Space, R. Martin (R) 468

Orland, B.; see D. Gugerli

Ornament: A Modern Perspective, J. Trilling (R) 418

Oslund, K. (R) 861

Ott, K., D. Serlin and S. Mihn, eds., Artificial Parts, Practical Lives: Modern Histories of Prosthetics (R) 899

Owens, L., "Engineering the Perfect Cup of Coffee: Samuel Prescott and the Sanitary Vision at MIT," 795


Pancaldi, G., Volta: Science and Culture in the Age of Enlightenment (R) 420

'Par la science, pour la patrie': L'association française pour l'avancement des sciences (1872-1914), H. Gispert, ed. (R) 878

Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal, Z. Karabell (R) 871

Peters, T. (R) 426; (R) 664; (R) 851

Petrina, S., "Sidney Pressey and the Automation of Education, 1924- 1934," 305

PETROLEUM INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY (see also ENERGY): Linsley, Rienstra, and Stiles, Giant Under the Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901 (R) 191; Olien and Olien, Oil in Texas: The Gusher Age, 1895- 1945 (R) 656

Pfaffenberger, B. (R) 214

PHARMACEUTICAL: Tyabji, "Gaining Technical Know-How in an Unequal World: Penicillin Manufacture in Nehru's India," 331

Phillips, J., "Warfare as Enterprise: Peter W. Singer, Corporate Warriors," 608

PHILOSOPHY: De Oliveira, Francis Bacon e a fundamentação da ciência como tecnologia (R) 170; Fohler, Techniktheorien: De Platz der Dinge in der Welt des Menschen (R) 903; Harman, Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects (R) 232; O'Har, "Technology and Its Discontents," 479

PHOTOGRAPHY: Greuther, "Present at the Creation: Ford Highland Park Plant, 1914," 120

Pingree, G.; see L. Gitelman

Pisani, D., Water and American Government: The Reclamation Bureau, National Water Policy, and the West, 1902-1935 (R) 618

Pisano, D., ed., The Airplane in American Culture (R) 350

The Poetics of Rock: Cutting Tracks, Making Records, A. Zak (R) 442

POLICY AND POLITICS (see also GOVERNMENT AND REGULATION): Butrica, Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (R) 633; Chernus, Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace (R) 202; Cohen, A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption (R) 454; Collins, Cold War Laboratory: RAND, the Air Force, and the American State, 1945-1950 (R) 886; Connolly, Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England (R) 846; Doherty, Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture (R) 888; George, Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis (R) 635; Jenkins, The Final Frontier: Science, America, and Terror (R) 201; Krysko, "Forbidden Frequencies: Sino-American Relations and Chinese Broadcasting during the Interwar Era," 712; Mogren, Warm [End Page 951] Sands: Uranium Mill Tailings Policy in the Atomic West (R) 866; Monmonier, Spying with Maps: Surveillance Technologies and the Future of Privacy (R) 675; Steinberg, "Big Is Ugly: Corporate Enclosure and the Global Water Supply," 618; Stine, "Technology, Policy, and a Passion for Shad: John McPhee, The Founding Fish," 830; Taubman, Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America's Space Espionage (R) 204; Teller and Schoolery, Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics (R) 460; Wittner, Toward Nuclear Abolition: A History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement, 1971-Present (R) 868

POPULAR CULTURE: De la Peña, The Body Electric: How Strange Machines Built the Modern American (R) 653; Doherty, Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture (R) 888; George, Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis (R) 635

Porter, G. (R) 418; Raymond Loewy: Designs for a Consumer Culture (R) 854

Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire, W. Shaw (R) 666

Post, R., "A Narrative for Our Time: The Enola Gay 'and after that, period'," 373

Powers, P. (R) 221

The Precision Revolution: GPS and the Future of Aerial Warfare, M. Rip and J. Hasik (R) 883

Prefiguring Cyberculture: An Intellectual History, D. Tofts, A. Jonson, and A. Cavallaro, eds. (R) 901

Prentice, R. (R) 224

"Present at the Creation: Ford Highland Park Plant, 1914," Greuther, M., 120

Pretzer, W., (R) 454; "Edison's Last Breath," 679; (R) 848

Pritchard, S. (R) 876

PUBLIC HEALTH: Hallström, Constructing a Pipe-Bound City: A History of Water Supply, Sewerage, and Excreta Removal in Norrköping and Linköping, Sweden, 1860-1910 (R) 428


Quilley, S.; see M. Harvey


Raber, M. (R) 185

RACE: Fouché, Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation: Granville T. Woods, Lewis H. Latimer, and Shelby J. Davidson (R) 848

"Radiant Cuisine: The Commercial Fate of Food Irradiation in the United States," Spiller, J., 740

"The Rahmi M. Koç Museum, Istanbul," A. Bix and T. Edis, 590

RAILROADS AND RAIL TECHNOLOGY (see also TRANSPORTATION): Churella, "Machine, Monument, and Metropolis: New York's Pennsylvania Station, at the Hagley Museum and Library," 817; Connolly, Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England (R) 846; Gwyn, "Tredegar, Newcastle, Baltimore: The Swivel Truck as Paradigm of Technology Transfer," 778; Harwood, Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland's Van Sweringen Brothers (R) 444; Kerr, ed., Railways in Modern India (R) 180; Larson, "Demythologizing Innovation: Steven Usselman, Regulating Railroad Innovation," 159; McMurray, Distant Ties: Germany, the Ottoman Empire, and the Construction of the Baghdad Railway (R) 872; Schramm, "The Union Pacific Museum and Archives," 824

Railways in Modern India, I. Kerr, ed. (R) 180

Raina, D., Images and Contexts: The Historiography of Science and [End Page 952] Modernity in India (R) 467; see also S. Habib

Ramanna, M., Western Medicine and Public Health in Colonial Bombay, 1845-1895 (R) 179

Raschke, C., The Digital Revolution and the Coming of the Postmodern University (R) 473

Raven, R. and G. Verbong, "Dung, Sludge, and Landfill: Biogas Technology in the Netherlands, 1970- 2000," 519

Raymond Loewy: Designs for a Consumer Culture, G. Porter (R) 854

"Recognizing Emerging Environmental Problems: The Case of Chlorinated Solvents in Groundwater," Jackson, R., 55

Reconsidering a Century of Flight, R. Launius and J. Bednarek, eds. (R) 350

Regulating Railroad Innovation: Business, Technology, and Politics in America, 1840-1920, S. Usselman (R) 159

Reinventing Eden: The Fate of Nature in Western Culture, C. Merchant (R) 413

RENAISSANCE (1300-1600): Leng, Ars Belli: Deutsche taktische und kriegstechnische Bilderhandscriften und Traktate im 15. und 16. Jahrhundert (R) 168

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT: Yeang, "Scientific Fact or Engineering Specification? The U.S. Navy's Experiments on Wireless Telegraphy circa 1910," 1

Research in Science and Technology Studies: Knowledge and Technology Transfer, M. De Laet, ed. (R) 229

Richards, J., The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World (R) 861

Riding the Roller Coaster: A History of the Chrysler Corporation, C. Hyde (R) 194

Rienstra, E.; see J. Linsley

Rip, M. and J. Hasik, The Precision Revolution: GPS and the Future of Aerial Warfare (R) 883

A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans, A. Kelman (R) 433

The River We Have Wrought: A History of the Upper Mississippi, J. Anfinson (R) 432

Robert Stephenson: The Eminent Engineer, M. Bailey, ed. (R) 650

Roberts, J. and N. Thanos, Trouble in Paradise: Globalization and Environmental Crises in Latin America (R) 636

Roberts, L., "An Arcadian Apparatus: The Introduction of the Steam Engine into the Dutch Landscape," 251

Roberts, W., Civil War Ironclads: The U.S. Navy and Industrial Mobilization (R) 188

ROCKETRY AND SPACE PROPULSION: Butrica, Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (R) 633

The Roots of American Industrialization, D. Meyer (R) 837

Rosner, D.; see G. Markowitz

Roth, M. (R) 859

Rothenberg, M. (R) 439

Rothschild, J. (R) 908

Rum and Axes: The Rise of a Connecticut Merchant Family, 1795-1850, J. Siskind (R) 185

Rüße, N.; see K. Ditt

RUSSIA AND USSR: Andrews, Science for the Masses: The Bolshevik State, Public Science, and the Popular Imagination in Soviet Russia, 1917- 1934 (R) 206; Gerovitch, From Newspeak to Cyberspeak: A History of Soviet Cybernetics (R) 208

Rutherford, J., Selling Mrs. Consumer: Christine Frederick and the Rise of Household Efficiency (R) 906


Samuels, R.; see W. Keller

Satya, L. (R) 179

Schatzberg, E., "On Attempting to [End Page 953] Construct Alternative Narratives: John Law, Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience," 406

Schiffer, M. (R) 839; Draw the Lightning Down: Benjamin Franklin and Electrical Technology in the Age of Enlightenment (R) 840

Schoolery, J.; see E. Teller

Schoonmaker, S., High-Tech Trade Wars: U.S.-Brazilian Conflicts in the Global Economy (R) 217

Schrag, Z. (R) 885

Schramm, J., "The Union Pacific Museum and Archives," 824

Science for the Masses: The Bolshevik State, Public Science, and the Popular Imagination in Soviet Russia, 1917-1934, J. Andrews (R) 206

"Scientific Fact or Engineering Specification? The U.S. Navy's Experiments on Wireless Telegraphy circa 1910," Yeang, C., 1

Scott, A.; see C. Divall

Seasholes, N., Gaining Ground: A History of Landmaking in Boston (R) 844

Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America's Space Espionage, P. Taubman (R) 204

Selling Mrs. Consumer: Christine Frederick and the Rise of Household Efficiency, J. Rutherford (R) 906

A Sense of Things: The Object Matter of American Literature, B. Brown (R) 672

Serlin, D.; see K. Ott

Shapiro, H. (R) 217

Shaw, W., Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire (R) 666

Shepheard, P., Artificial Love: A Story of Machines and Architecture (R) 470

Sherlock, R. and J. Morrey, eds., Ethical Issues in Biotechnology (R) 221

Siddiqi, A. (R) 206

"Sidney Pressey and the Automation of Education, 1924-1934," Petrina, S., 305

The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry, T. Hareven (R) 177

Simon, B., Undead Science: Science Studies and the Afterlife of Cold Fusion (R) 462

Singer, B., Like Sex with Gods: An Unorthodox History of Flying (R) 624

Singer, P., Corporate Warriors: The Rise of the Privatized Military Industry (R) 608

Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry, A. Butrica (R) 633

Siskind, J., Rum and Axes: The Rise of a Connecticut Merchant Family, 1795-1850 (R) 185

Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham, S. Habib and D. Raina, eds. (R) 173

Six Degrees: The Science of a Connected Age, D. Watts (R) 162

Skramstad, H., "Daniel J. Boorstin, 1914-2004," 922

Slade, J. (R) 225

Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors, D. Farber (R) 192

Slotten, H. (R) 213

SOCIOLOGY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Mort, Building the Trident Network: A Study of the Enrollment of People, Knowledge, and Machines (R) 450; Schatzberg, "On Attempting to Construct Alternative Narratives: John Law, Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience," 406; Simon, Undead Science: Science Studies and the Afterlife of Cold Fusion (R) 462; Volti, "William F. Ogburn, Social Change with Respect to Culture and Original Nature," 396

Soluri, J. (R) 636

Sonic Boom: Napster, MP3, and the [End Page 954] New Pioneers of Music, J. Alderman (R) 890

SOUND AND RECORDING TECHNOLOGY (see also MUSIC AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS): Sterne, The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction (R) 441; Zak, The Poetics of Rock: Cutting Tracks, Making Records (R) 442

The South, the Nation, and the World: Perspectives on Southern Economic Development, D. Carlton and P. Coclanis (R) 434

SPACE: Bilstein, Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space: An Illustrated History of NACA and NASA (R) 632; Butrica, Single Stage to Orbit: Politics, Space Technology, and the Quest for Reusable Rocketry (R) 633; Taubman, Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America's Space Espionage (R) 204

Spector, T. (R) 422

Spiller, J., "Radiant Cuisine: The Commercial Fate of Food Irradiation in the United States," 740

Spying with Maps: Surveillance Technologies and the Future of Privacy, M. Monmonier (R) 675

STANDARDIZATION AND STANDARDS: Hebra, Measure for Measure: The Story of Imperial, Metric, and Other Units (R) 438; Woods and Watson, "In Pursuit of Standardization: The British Ministry of Health's Model 8F Wheelchair, 1948-1962," 540

Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain: The National Photographic Collection, A. Woolrich, ed. (R) 181

STEAM: Roberts, "An Arcadian Apparatus: The Introduction of the Steam Engine into the Dutch Landscape," 251; Woolrich, ed., Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain: The National Photographic Collection (R) 181

Steinberg, T., "Big Is Ugly: Corporate Enclosure and the Global Water Supply," 618

Sterne, J., The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction (R) 441

"The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.," Allen, C., 358

Stiles, J.; see J. Linsley

Stilgoe, J. (R) 430

Stine, J., "Technology, Policy, and a Passion for Shad: John McPhee, The Founding Fish," 830

Storey, W., (R) 467; "Guns, Race, and Skill in Nineteenth-Century Southern Africa," 687

Survival City: Adventures among the Ruins of Atomic America, T. Vanderbilt (R) 673

Synthetic Planet: Chemicals, Politics, and the Hazards of Modern Life, M. Casper, ed. (R) 643


Tabbi, J., Cognitive Fictions (R) 225

Taking Flight: Inventing the Aerial Age, from Antiquity through the First World War, R. Hallion (R) 626

Tarr, J., ed., Devastation and Renewal: An Environmental History of Pittsburgh and Its Region (R) 640

Taubman, P., Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America's Space Espionage (R) 204

Tauritz Bakker, L. (R) 903

Techniktheorien: De Platz der Dinge in der Welt des Menschen, S. Fohler (R) 903

"Technology and Its Discontents," O'Har, G., 479

Technology and Social Agency, M. Dobres (R) 231

"Technology, Policy, and a Passion for Shad: John McPhee, The Founding Fish," Stine, J., 830

TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER: Belfanti, "Guilds, Patents, and the Circulation of Technical Knowledge: Northern Italy during the Early [End Page 955] Modern Age," 569; De Laet, ed., Research in Science and Technology Studies: Knowledge and Technology Transfer (R) 229; Gwyn, "Tredegar, Newcastle, Baltimore: The Swivel Truck as Paradigm of Technology Transfer," 778

TELEGRAPHY AND TELEPHONY: Yeang, "Scientific Fact or Engineering Specification? The U.S. Navy's Experiments on Wireless Telegraphy circa 1910," 1

TELEVISION: Doherty, Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture (R) 888

Teller, E. and J. Schoolery, Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics (R) 460

Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space: An Illustrated History of NACA and NASA, R. Bilstein (R) 632

TEXTILES: Hareven, The Silk Weavers of Kyoto: Family and Work in a Changing Traditional Industry (R) 177; Hood, The Weaver's Craft: Cloth, Commerce, and Industry in Early Pennsylvania (R) 836; Ulrich, The Age of Homespun: Objects and Stories in the Creation of an American Myth (R) 186

Thanos, N.; see J. Roberts

Thayer, R. (R) 433

"The Atlanta Meeting, 16-19 October 2003," 142

THIRD REICH AND NAZISM: Allen, The Business of Genocide: The SS, Slave Labor, and the Concentration Camps (R) 199; Heide, "Monitoring People: Dynamics and Hazards of Record Management in France, 1935-1944," 80

To Conquer the Air: The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight, J. Tobin (R) 350

To the Digital Age: Research Labs, Start-Up Companies, and the Rise of MOS Technology, R. Bassett (R) 892

Tobin, J., To Conquer the Air: The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight (R) 350

Tofts, D., A. Jonson and A. Cavallaro, eds., Prefiguring Cyberculture: An Intellectual History (R) 901

Tomayko, J. (R) 447

Tool-Being: Heidegger and the Metaphysics of Objects, G. Harman (R) 232

Toward Nuclear Abolition: A History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement, 1971-Present, L. Wittner (R) 868

Tower and Office: From Modernist Theory to Contemporary Practice, I. A´balos and J. Herreros (R) 852

"Tracy Kidder, The Soul of a New Machine," Moon, S., 597

TRANSPORTATION (see also RAILROADS AND RAIL TECHNOLOGY, AUTOMOBILES AND AUTOMOBILITY): Casey, "America on the Move, at the National Museum of American History," 812; Divall and Scott, Making Histories in Transport Museums (R) 234; Middleton, Metropolitan Railways: Rapid Transit in America (R) 446

"Tredegar, Newcastle, Baltimore: The Swivel Truck as Paradigm of Technology Transfer," Gwyn, D., 778

Trilling, J., Ornament: A Modern Perspective (R) 418

Trimble, W. (R) 626

Trinder, B.; see N. Cossons

"Tripp's Sawmill, 1926," Greuther, M., 808

Trouble in Paradise: Globalization and Environmental Crises in Latin America, J. Roberts and N. Thanos (R) 636

Tucker, T., Bolt of Fate: Benjamin Franklin and His Electric Kite Hoax (R) 839

Turner, G.; see T. Levere

Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science that [End Page 956] Changed the Course of World War II, J. Conant (R) 456

Tyabji, N., "Gaining Technical Know-How in an Unequal World: Penicillin Manufacture in Nehru's India," 331


Ulrich, L., The Age of Homespun: Objects and Stories in the Creation of an American Myth (R) 186

Uncovering Ways of War: U.S. Intelligence and Foreign Military Innovation, 1918-1941, T. Mahnken (R) 881

Undead Science: Science Studies and the Afterlife of Cold Fusion, B. Simon (R) 462

The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World, J. Richards (R) 861

"The Union Pacific Museum and Archives," Schramm, J., 824

"An Unprepossessing Aircraft," Casey, R., 476

"Up, Down, Across: Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Sidewalks, at the National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.," Vogel, R., 154

URBAN: Backouche, La trace du fleuve: La Seine et Paris, 1750-1850 (R) 876; Epperson, "Is Form Destiny? Technologies of Personal Security," 613; Hallström, Constructing a Pipe-Bound City: A History of Water Supply, Sewerage, and Excreta Removal in Norrköping and Linköping, Sweden, 1860-1910 (R) 428; Hepp, The Middle-Class City: Transforming Space and Time in Philadelphia, 1876-1926 (R) 842; Kargon and Molella, "The City as Communications Net: Norbert Wiener, the Atomic Bomb, and Urban Dispersal," 764; Kelman, A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans (R) 433; Light, From Warfare to Welfare: Defense Intellectuals and UrbanProblems in Cold War America (R) 885; Mellon, After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get By in Rustbelt America (R) 864; Middleton, Metropolitan Railways: Rapid Transit in America (R) 446; Seasholes, Gaining Ground: A History of Landmaking in Boston (R) 844; Tarr, ed., Devastation and Renewal: An Environmental History of Pittsburgh and Its Region (R) 640

Usselman, S., Regulating Railroad Innovation: Business, Technology, and Politics in America, 1840-1920 (R) 159; (R) 893


van der Linden, R.; see F. Winter

Van Riper, A., Imagining Flight: Aviation and Popular Culture (R) 627

Vanderbilt, T., Survival City: Adventures among the Ruins of Atomic America (R) 673

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