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The Resource Clockwork futures : the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world, Brandy Schillace

Clockwork futures : the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world, Brandy Schillace

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Clockwork futures : the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world
Title
Clockwork futures
Title remainder
the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Brandy Schillace
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Airships and electric submarines, automatons and mesmerists--welcome to the wild world of steampunk. It is all speculative--or is it? Meet the intrepid souls who pushed Victorian technology to its limits and paved the way for our present age... In the mesmerizing Clockwork Futures, Brandy Schillace reveals the science behind steampunk, which is every bit as extraordinary as what we might find in the work of Jules Verne, and sometimes, just as fearful."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Schillace, Brandy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Q126
LC item number
.S35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Steampunk culture
  • Literature and technology
  • Science
  • Literature and technology
  • Science
  • Steampunk culture
  • FICTION / Science Fiction / Steampunk
  • SCIENCE / History
Label
Clockwork futures : the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world, Brandy Schillace
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"September 2017"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preambulation. The mad, mad world -- Part one. Chaos : order. The god of mathematics -- Clockwork boy and the mother machine -- Part two. Darkness : light. Catching lightning in a bottle -- Into dark country -- Part three. Privation : industry. The scientist and the engineer -- He who powers the future -- Part four. Anarchy : control. A wrench in the age of machinery -- Of acid and accident -- Part five. Death : immortality. The science of Sherlock -- Finishing thoughts. Mad science reprise
Control code
975366262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition
Extent
xx, 300 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681775180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975366262
Label
Clockwork futures : the science of steampunk and the reinvention of the modern world, Brandy Schillace
Publication
Copyright
Note
"September 2017"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preambulation. The mad, mad world -- Part one. Chaos : order. The god of mathematics -- Clockwork boy and the mother machine -- Part two. Darkness : light. Catching lightning in a bottle -- Into dark country -- Part three. Privation : industry. The scientist and the engineer -- He who powers the future -- Part four. Anarchy : control. A wrench in the age of machinery -- Of acid and accident -- Part five. Death : immortality. The science of Sherlock -- Finishing thoughts. Mad science reprise
Control code
975366262
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition
Extent
xx, 300 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681775180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975366262

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