Connections / James Burke ; [with a new introduction by the author]

Author(s): Burke, James, 1936-
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Subjects: Inventions--History
Technology--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Rev. ed
Published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, c1995
LC Classification: T
Physical Description: ix, 304 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Author's Acknowledgements
Introduction
1. The Trigger Effect 1
2. The Road from Alexandria 15
3. Distant Voices 45
4. Faith in Numbers 81
5. The Wheel of Fortune 115
6. Fuel to the Flame 153
7. The Long Chain 185
8. Eat, Drink and Be Merry 215
9. Lighting the Way 249
10. Inventing the Future 287
Further Reading 296
Index 299
Notes: LCCN: 95012751
ISBN: 0316116726
ISBN: 9780316116725
Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-298) and index
OCLC Number: 32431088
ISBN/ISSN: 0316116726
9780316116725