qMisa brings his acclaimed text up to date by examining how today's unsustainable energy systems, insecure information networks, and vulnerable global shipping have helped foster geopolitical risks and instability. A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world... Wiese, Places oftheir Own: African-American Suburbanization in the Twentieth Century (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004). ... The two largest selling models were the pickup trucks by Ford F-series (14a15 mpg city) and the Chevrolet Silverado (14 mpg city). See online.wsj.com/mdc/ public/page/2_3022- autosales.html (June 2010); Keith Bradsher, High and Mighty: The Dangerous Rise of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Leonardo to the Internet|
|Author||:||Thomas J. Misa|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2013-10-23|