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Great Technologies that shaped the 20th Century

Thursday 27th September 2007 @ 19:00

Non-Member: £12.00 ; Staff: £5.00 ; Student: £3.00


Professor Edgerton commented that most scientists had a warped view of the importance of inventions. There was a tendancy to select the most recent and the most technologically advanced rather than the older and more widespread. Some inventions changed the life of most people very little other deceptively simple inventions affected many. You can purchase a copy of his book? Shock Of The Old: Technology and Global History since 1900 from Amazon.

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Venue: Lecture Theatre 2. Sir Alexander Fleming Buil