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The Resource How invention begins : echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines, John H. Lienhard

How invention begins : echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines, John H. Lienhard

Label
How invention begins : echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines
Title
How invention begins
Title remainder
echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines
Statement of responsibility
John H. Lienhard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lienhard, John H.
Dewey number
609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.L485 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Inventions
Label
How invention begins : echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines, John H. Lienhard
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Priority and apriority. Ötzi and silent beginnings -- The unrelenting presence of priority -- I built my airplane before the Wright brothers did -- Steam and speed. Inventing steam: "Alles was Odem hat" -- From steam to steam engine -- From steam engine to thermodynamics -- Inventing speed -- Inventive motivation and exponential change -- Writing and showing. Inventing Gutenberg -- From Gutenberg to a newly literate world: gestation to cradle to maturation -- Inventing means for illustrating reality -- Fast presses, cheap books, and ghosts of old readers -- Views through a wider lens. Inventing education: the great equalizer -- The arc of invention: finding finished forms
Control code
ocm62152871
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 277 pages
Isbn
9780195305999
Lccn
2005030825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195305999
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 857421
  • (Sirsi) o62152871
Label
How invention begins : echoes of old voices in the rise of new machines, John H. Lienhard
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Priority and apriority. Ötzi and silent beginnings -- The unrelenting presence of priority -- I built my airplane before the Wright brothers did -- Steam and speed. Inventing steam: "Alles was Odem hat" -- From steam to steam engine -- From steam engine to thermodynamics -- Inventing speed -- Inventive motivation and exponential change -- Writing and showing. Inventing Gutenberg -- From Gutenberg to a newly literate world: gestation to cradle to maturation -- Inventing means for illustrating reality -- Fast presses, cheap books, and ghosts of old readers -- Views through a wider lens. Inventing education: the great equalizer -- The arc of invention: finding finished forms
Control code
ocm62152871
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 277 pages
Isbn
9780195305999
Lccn
2005030825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195305999
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 857421
  • (Sirsi) o62152871

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