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ICON : Volume 9 (2003)

Table of Contents

Title page, Contents, Contributors, Notes for Contributors


Ahmad Y. al-Hassan
Gunpowder Composition for Rockets and Cannon in Arabic Military Treaties of the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries


Walter Kaiser
Clean Air Act and American Automobile Industry


Frank Uekoetter
The Environmentalists’ Favorite Foe: Electric Power Plants in Germany


Ian D. Rae
Mining and Using Arsenic in Australia


Reinhold Bauer
An ‘Adapted’ Technology between Policy, Market and Cultural Framework: the Steam Turbine Locomotive as Prime Mover for the Deutsche Reichsbahn


Slawomir Lotysz
Alfred Beach Not Alone: the American Patents of Pneumatic Railways in the Nineteenth Century


Alfons Gregori i Gomis
Technology and Gender in Spanish Popular Music: Creation and Representation by the Band Mecano


Carles Puig-Pla & Antoni Roca-Rosell
A Spanish Project for Submarine Navigation; Narcís Monturiol and the Struggle for Democracy


Book Reviews


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