How We Got to Now
Six Innovations That Made the Modern WorldDownloadable Audiobook - 2014
From the New York Times--bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You, a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas. In this illustrated volume, Steven Johnson explores the history of innovation over centuries, tracing facets of modern life (refrigeration, clocks, and eyeglass lenses, to name a few) from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences...
Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2014.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 sound file (6 hr., 11 min., 32 sec.)) : digital.