Horses at Work
Harvard University Press, 2008 - 322 páginas
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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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica 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
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica 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