The Resource The Brennan torpedo, monorail and helicopter : a study of innovative activity in the process of forming three related military weapons, Michael Kitson

The Brennan torpedo, monorail and helicopter : a study of innovative activity in the process of forming three related military weapons, Michael Kitson

Label
The Brennan torpedo, monorail and helicopter : a study of innovative activity in the process of forming three related military weapons
Title
The Brennan torpedo, monorail and helicopter
Title remainder
a study of innovative activity in the process of forming three related military weapons
Statement of responsibility
Michael Kitson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the context of nineteenth-century British defence planning Actor-network theory is used to examine technological and social activity in the development and operation of a secret, successful military weapon, the Brennan torpedo. Also in two subsequent inventions the continuity and development of a core innovative concept, gyroscopy, is traced
Cataloging source
VDU
Dewey number
359.8251709
Dissertation note
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 1999
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • theses
Label
The Brennan torpedo, monorail and helicopter : a study of innovative activity in the process of forming three related military weapons, Michael Kitson
Publication
Note
Submitted to the School of Australian and International Studies of the Faculty of Arts, Deakin University
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 333-342
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • glgt
Control code
000021570886
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
xii, 342 p.
Other physical details
ill., map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b19150544
System control number
  • 21570886dm
  • (OCoLC)222740073

Library Locations

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