Saturday, August 10, 2019

Historical Technology Books: Physico-mechanical experiments on various subjects, containing an account of several surprizing phaenomena touching light and electricity. (1709) - 23 in a series

Technology isn't just computers, networks and phones. Technology has always been part of the human experience. All of our ancestors have looked for ways to help them survive and do less work for more gain. Archive.org has a host of old technology books (from mid-19th to mid-20th Century) available in many formats and on a host of topics. Many of the technologies discussed within these books are being put to use again these days in the back to the land" and homesteading movements. You might even find something that could address one of your own garden or farm issues but has been lost to time and history. Enjoy! --Douglas

Historical Technology Books: Physico-mechanical experiments on various subjects, containing an account of several surprizing phaenomena touching light and electricity. (1709) - 23 in a series

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