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Author Prelinger, Megan Shaw.

Title Inside the machine : art and invention in the electronic age / Megan Prelinger.

Publication Info. New York ; London : W. W. Norton & Company, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    621.381 PRE    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 269 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The atom, the planet, and the tube -- Tubes that see : cathode-ray tubes -- Cold rock, warm life : crystals -- Transistors and circuit symbols -- Circuit boards and the matrix -- Automatic and digital : the emergence of computing -- Visible language -- The furthest horizon : space electronics -- Bionics, a prologue to transhumanism.
Subject Electronic apparatus and appliances -- Pictorial works.
Electronics -- Popular works.
Industrial design -- Popular works.
Photography, Artistic.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
ISBN 9780393083590 (hardcover)
0393083594 (hardcover)

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