qMisa brings his acclaimed text up to date by examining how today's unsustainable energy systems, insecure information networks, and vulnerable global shipping have helped foster geopolitical risks and instability. A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world... taking place in Europe and Asia; see his Sprawl: A Compact History (Chicago: University of Chicago, 2005). ... The two largest selling models were the pickup trucks by Ford F-series (14a15 mpg city) and the Chevrolet Silverado (14 mpganbsp;...
|Title||:||Leonardo to the Internet|
|Author||:||Thomas J. Misa|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2013-10-23|