The Machine in the Garden: Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America 35th Anniversary Edition, Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0195133516
ISBN-10: 019513351X
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Editorial Reviews

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Praise for the previous edition: "An exciting book, exemplifying studies in American culture at their best."--Hennig Cohen, Saturday Review


"The thesis of this impressive book is important, and Professor Marx has found a wealth of material to support it."--American Historical Review


"This is an important contribution to our understanding of some of the enigmas and conflicts at work in the American imagination, particularly in the nineteenth century."--Tony Tanner, Encounter


--This text refers to the paperback edition.

About the Author


Leo Marx is Professor Emeritus of the Program in Science, Technology, and Society at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
--This text refers to the paperback edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B004S0D2GC
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Oxford University Press; 35th Anniversary edition (February 24, 2000)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ February 24, 2000
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1665 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 430 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 019513351X
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
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