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Author Goldsmith, Mike, 1962-
Title Discord [electronic resource] : the story of noise / Mike Goldsmith.
Publication Info. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-302) and index.
Contents 1. The nature of noise -- 2. A silent bang -- 3. Classical noise -- 4. New noise -- 5. A new science of sound -- 6. Noise in the eighteenth century -- 7. Machineries of noise -- 8. The first champions of silence -- 9. The noise century -- 10. Noise in wartime -- 11. A time of peace? -- 12. A different kind of war -- 13. A new beginning? -- 14. The power of science -- 15. A new pollution -- 16. Noise now -- 17. A quieter tomorrow?
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Noise.
Sound.
Noise pollution.
Noise control.
Sounds.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780199600687 0199600686
ISBN 019163381X (electronic bk.)
9780191633812 (electronic bk.)
9780199600687 (hbk)
0199600686 (hbk)
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