Disappearing Through the Skylight: 2culture & Technology in the Twentieth Century

O. B. Hardison, Author
O. B. Hardison, Author Penguin Books $16.95 (416p) ISBN 978-0-14-011582-6
Reviewed on: 12/01/1990
Release date: 12/01/1990
Armed with the opinion that technological and cultural trends are negating history and the idea of humanity itself, Hardison takes readers on a tour of the modern age. Described by PW as ``by turns incisive and glib,'' this volume offers ``engaging discussions of all manner of topics, from the British cracking of the Germans' Enigma code in WW II to automobiles as `thin-steel sculptures.' '' Illustrated. (Dec.)
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