Invented By Law

Author: Christopher Beauchamp
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674744543
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Christopher Beauchamp debunks the myth of Alexander Graham Bell as the telephone’s sole inventor, exposing that story’s origins in the arguments advanced by Bell’s lawyers during fiercely contested battles for patent monopoly.

Invented By Law

Author: Christopher Beauchamp
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674368061
Size: 59.47 MB
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Christopher Beauchamp debunks the myth of Alexander Graham Bell as the telephone’s sole inventor, exposing that story’s origins in the arguments advanced by Bell’s lawyers during fiercely contested battles for patent monopoly.

Patently Contestable

Author: Stathis Arapostathis
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262019035
Size: 50.57 MB
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These battles played out in the twin tribunals of the courtroom and the press. In Patently Contestable, Stathis Arapostathis and Graeme Gooday examine how Britain's patent laws and associated cultures changed from the 1870s to the 1920s.

The Telephone Patent Conspiracy Of 1876

Author: A. Edward Evenson
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786462438
Size: 80.73 MB
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This book recounts the little-known story in full, relying on original documents (most never before published) to preserve the flavor of the debate and provide an authentic account.

The Cybernetics Moment

Author: Ronald R. Kline
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421416719
Size: 66.19 MB
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This is a book for everyone to read, relish, and think about."—Choice "As a whole, the book presents a comprehensive in-depth retrospective analysis of the contribution of the American scientific school to the making, formation, and ...

The Last Days Of Night

Author: Graham Moore
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471156699
Size: 26.68 MB
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As Paul takes greater and greater risks, he’ll find that everyone in his path is playing their own game, and no one is quite who they seem... Praise for The Last Days of Night ‘Moore weaves a complex web. . .

This African American Life

Author: Hugh B. Price
Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher
ISBN: 0895876914
Size: 63.69 MB
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Throughout this book, you get a sense that Hugh Price, though well grounded, is also amazed at the many ways our world has changed.

A Century Of Spies

Author: Jeffery T. Richelson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195113907
Size: 27.18 MB
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Examines the role of espionage in world history through a discussion of information gathering in the modern world, including spy technology, the Cold War, and crisis intelligence

Hacker Crackdown

Author: Bruce Sterling
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781535486903
Size: 51.77 MB
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A history of hacker sub-culture in the 1990s - from Operation Sun Devil to the formation of the EFF.