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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR THE HISTORY OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

Vol 82 – No. 1 – January 2012

CONTENTS

ARTICLES

Pg 1 – Bloodhound on my Trail: Building the Ferranti Argus Process Control Computer
Jonathan Aylen

Pg 37 – Antipodean Challenges and Engineering Responses: Designing, Building and Equipping New Zealand’s Lighthouses
Helen Beaglehole

Pg 68 – Dr Wildman Whitehouse and his ‘Iron Oscillograph’; Electrical Measurements Relating to the First Transatlantic Cable
Allan Green

Pg 93 – Making Vision into Power: Power Struggles and Personality Clashes in British Radar, 1935-1941
Phil Judkins

Pg 125 – Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt, Civil Engineer (1839-1907)
Tony Vernon

REVIEWS

Pg 155 – M. Rinke and J. Schwartz, eds, Before Steel: The Introduction of Structural Iron and its Consequences (Mike Chrimes); R.A. Buchanan, ed., Landscape with Technology; Essays in Honour of L.T.C. Rolt (Roger Cline); C. Andersen, British Engineers and Africa, 1875-1914 (Mike Chrimes); G. Biddle, Britain’s Historic Railway Buildings: A Gazetteer of Structures and Sites (Roger Cline)