Horses at Work

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Harvard University Press, 2008 - 322 páginas
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Greene argues for recognition of horses’ critical contribution to the history of American energy and the rise of American industrial power, and a new understanding of the reasons for their replacement as prime movers.
 

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Crítica de los usuarios  - setnahkt - LibraryThing

Fascinating. Author Ann Norton Greene is a historian of science; her writing has an academic flavor. No great flights of prose, but the subject is interesting and she makes good anecdote choices ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - michaelgambill - LibraryThing

If I were to write (or read) a book on any subject I would want it to be a thorough and insightful as Greene's. She writes the history of the horse as the technology that bridged the gap between the ... Leer comentario completo

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Ann Norton Greene is a Lecturer and Administrator in the Department of History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania.

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