Machines as the Measure of Men: Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western DominanceAdas, Michael Ithaca NY Cornell University Press 1989 0801423031 / 9780801423031 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Good+, Ex-College Library. Historical survey of technology and the ascendancy of science in relation to Western nations view of other cultures especially in Africa and Asia. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-College Library; pencil catalog info on title page, no other text marks; bookplate inside front cover; check out slip and label on rear free end paper; catalog label on bottom spine end; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners. No Dust Jacket.
THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION 1917-1921 - Volume 1 + 2Chamberlin, William Henry New York NY The MacMillan Co. 1954 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Ex-College Library in library binding. 1952 Revised Edition of well received early history. 10 b&w maps & 27 illustrations, documentary appendices. Written by Chamberlin while in Russia with the Christian Science Monitor. Book Conditions : Good-, Ex-College library; significant pencil underlining & margin notes; bookplates inside front covers; catalog labels o spine ends and on rear free end papers; a few spots to text block; checkout slip and pocket at rear of Vol. 1. No Dust Jackets.
The 19th Century: A HistoryMackenzie, Robert London, England Thomas Nelson and Sons 1898 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 14th Edition, Revised 1898. British import. United Kingdom/Victorian- centric survey history of the 19th century. Divided into books, with the first largely covering Napoleon, the second concerning Great Britain, and the third Europe and the United States. Includes interesting pieces on social conditions, Chartism and reform, Christian missions, India, and colonial rule. Book Condition : Very Good; former owner's name erased from front free end paper, no text marks; light age toning to text block; bumping to spine ends; light marking to covers. No Dust Jacket as issued.