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The Axemaker's Gift

The Axemaker's Gift

Technology's Capture and Control of Our Minds and Culture

James Burke - Author

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ISBN 9780874778564 | 368 pages | 31 Mar 1997 | Tarcher | 5.98 x 9.01in | 18 - AND UP
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"A detailed, original and persuasive reading of cultural and intellectual history."—Los Angeles Times. "A genuine tour de force."—San Francisco Chronicle.
The Axemaker's Gift - James Burke and Robert Ornstein

Prologue

I. Getting an Edge
1. Getting an Edge
2. Token Contribution
3. The ABC of Logic

II. Cutting Up the World
4. Faith of Power
5. Fit to Print
6. New Worlds
7. Root and Branch
8. Class Act
9. Doctor's Order

III. Picking Up the Pieces
10. Journey's End
11. Forward to the Past

Select Bibliography
Index


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