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The Resource Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America, Jonathan Rees

Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America, Jonathan Rees

Label
Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America
Title
Refrigeration nation
Title remainder
a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Rees
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rees, Jonathan
Dewey number
621.5/640973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP492.7
LC item number
.R435 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in industry and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery
  • Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery
  • Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery
  • Cold storage industry
  • Cold storage industry
  • Cold storage industry
Label
Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America, Jonathan Rees
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The Cold Chain -- Inventing the Cold Chain, 1806-1880 -- The Long Wait for Mechanical Refrigeration, 1850-1910 -- The Decline of the Natural Ice Industry, 1880-1910 -- Refrigerated Transport Near and Far -- The Pleasures and Perils of Cold Storage -- "Who Ever Heard of an American Without an Icebox?" -- The Early Days of Electric Household Refrigeration -- The Completion of the Modern Cold Chain, 1930-Present -- Conclusion: Refrigeration, Capitalism and the Environment
Control code
1524260
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 236 pages
Isbn
9781421411064
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013006073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1524260
  • (OCoLC)841199082
Label
Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America, Jonathan Rees
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The Cold Chain -- Inventing the Cold Chain, 1806-1880 -- The Long Wait for Mechanical Refrigeration, 1850-1910 -- The Decline of the Natural Ice Industry, 1880-1910 -- Refrigerated Transport Near and Far -- The Pleasures and Perils of Cold Storage -- "Who Ever Heard of an American Without an Icebox?" -- The Early Days of Electric Household Refrigeration -- The Completion of the Modern Cold Chain, 1930-Present -- Conclusion: Refrigeration, Capitalism and the Environment
Control code
1524260
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 236 pages
Isbn
9781421411064
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013006073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1524260
  • (OCoLC)841199082

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